Letter to the editor: SLVCRF thanks supporters

What a generous community we live in! The 6th Annual Concert for Cancer Relief was a big success. With ticket sales, membership renewals and new members, and our faithful business sponsors, the fund raised approximately $14,500, all of which goes directly to local cancer patients in the year ahead.

Thanks to those businesses and organizations that donated cash to help sponsor the event:

McNeil Ranch, LLC

Richmond Music

Dell’s Insurance Agency

Hogue’s Glass

Rio Grande Savings & Loan Association

Wall, Smith, & Bateman Inc.

Alta Fuels/Alta Convenience

Automotive Concepts

Colorado Sports

Russell Surveyors and Associates

SLV Health

Oscar’s Restaurant

San Luis Valley Brewery

Thanks to those businesses who help with in-kind services each year:

Main Copy Source – posters & programs

Richmond Music – sound

Nestle Toll House Café – cookies

KRZA - advertising

City Market – supplies

Thanks to all of the businesses that allow us to have SLVCRF donation boxes at their places of businesses:


The Green Spot Garden Center & Antiques

Colorado Sports

Kristi Mountain Sports

May Wa

Wall, Smith, & Bateman Inc.

Thanks to the businesses who support through their “Spirit of Giving” or similar programs:

San Luis Valley Federal Bank

Agro Engineering


Thanks to our members who renew year after year and to our new members who have jumped on board this year. And many thanks to all those who bought tickets and attended the concert. We hope you enjoyed it!

Tracy Doyle, president

San Luis Valley Cancer Relief Fund


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