13th Annual RESCON Casino Night
Overwhelming support at this years Casino Night sets up for another successful year of fundraising
Newton, MA – April 11th, 2019 – RESCON, providers of 24/7 emergency disaster restoration and reconstruction services for residential and commercial properties, today recounts the success of the company’s 13th Annual Casino Night, dedicated to raising funds for local breast cancer non-profit organizations. Through the generosity of more than 1,500 attendees, RESCON was overwhelmed with the support at this year’s Casino Night. All money raised directly benefits the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation and the Ellie Fund.
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The evening featured over 200 silent auction and raffle prizes completely donated by supporters of the Casino Night event. WCVB EyeOpener anchor Antoinette Antonio joined us for the Ceremony portion of the evening where we honored two breast cancer patients from the Ellie Fund and Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation that had joined us for the evening.
Each year RESCON honors an individual with the RESCON Hero Award, celebrating those who go above and beyond in their commitment to the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation and the Ellie Fund. This year the award was presented to John Tarantino of HUB International Insurance for his tireless efforts to support those impacted by breast cancer. He joined a remarkable community of extremely supportive individuals, dedicated to serving others.
“I am honored to have received this award. Its important to give back to those in need and it was inevitable that the room was filled with nothing but supporters of RESCON, Gloria Gemma, and the Ellie Fund”, said John Tarantino, Senior Vice President, Director of HUB International Insurance. “Each year its amazing to see how the event grows and I am proud to be committed to supporting the dedicated team at RESCON in their efforts to serve patients and their families battling breast cancer”.
The Casino Night event is one of three charity events RESCON hosts to raise funds for Gloria Gemma and the Ellie Fund. The Annual Charity Golf Outing will be held on Monday, August 19th at the Charter Oaks Country Club, details and sponsorship options will be released soon. The highly anticipated Charity Football Pool will kick off with NFL opening day and continue through playoffs and the Super Bowl, for those who make it that far! Additional details on the pool and how to register will be announced in the coming weeks.
We invite you to browse through our RESCON Photo Album from the Casino Night event. Once again, thank you from the bottom of our hearts for attending the 13th Annual RESCON Casino Night and we look forward to seeing you next year!