THANK YOU SEATTLE!
7th Annual Taste to Educate
Blueacre Seafood in Seattle, WA
Thanks to our sponsors, the participating wineries and Blueacre Seafood, we were able to raise over $35K for the Cancer for College Pacific Northwest scholarship fund.
Congratulations to scholarship recipient Sammy Loch and her family who were our guests of honor for the evening. Our sincere thanks to the PNW event committee and our volunteers including past recipient Abby Houck who made the evening possible.
Since 2006, the Pacific Northwest chapter has awarded over $145K to 92 survivors either from or attending school in the Pacific Northwest.
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PARTICIPATING WINERIES INCLUDE:
The 6th Annual Taste to Educate...
Taste and Toast to Their Future - Benefiting Cancer for College
Sunday, January 29th, 2012
Hosted by Tavolata (located in downtown Seattle)
Featuring food from chef Ethan Stowell and beef from Lostine Cattle Co.
THANK YOU FOR AN AMAZING EVENING!
2012 Pacific Northwest Scholarship Recipients
Scholarships benefit cancer survivors originally from or attending
school in the states of Washington, Oregon, Montana and Idaho. Funds are
generated from the annual Taste to Educate event in Seattle,
$2,500 One-Time Scholarship Recipients
Jimmy Fowkes - Lake Oswego, OR
Stanford University - Junior
Religious Studies/Philosophy major, 4-Time Medulloblastoma survivor
Robert Fowler III - Ridgefield, WA
Humboldt State University - Freshman
Biology major, Chiasmatic Glioma survivor
Samantha Loch - Everett, WA
Western Washington University - Freshman
Psychology major, Medulloblastoma survivor
Keith Tatham - Spokane, WA
University of Washington - Junior
Pre-Law major, Desmoplastic Sarcoma survivor
$1,000 One-Time Scholarship Recipient
Jessica Henry - Forks, WA
Washington State University - Freshman
Pre-Med/Bioengineering major, Myelodysplastic Syndrome survivor
$500 One-Time Scholarship Recipients
Bailey Barna - Salem, OR
Seattle Pacific University - Junior
Psychology major, Hodgkin's Lymphoma survivor
Cody Kangiser - Hillsboro, OR
Oregon State University - Junior
Civil Construction Engineering major, Brain Cancer survivor
Andrea Tjemsland - Port Hadlock, WA
Olympic College - Freshman
Nursing major, 2-Time Wilms Tumor survivor