Arts for Leukemia events raises $3,100 for LLSC

May 27, 2013 at 7:05pm

On May 25, 2013, the annual Arts for Leukemia took place in Barrhaven, Ottawa. may27:13Franca Johnston, who is Chief Steward at Ross’ YIG, along with her three sons and their friends, put together another amazing event. Local artists donated their work for the silent auction. And once again this year, the baked goods and crafts tables, filled with amazing donated items, were very popular. Guests were also entertained throughout the evening by music and entertainment provided by local artists both young and old.Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, the artists, and everyone who came out that night, plus the hard work and dedication of Franca, her family and our volunteers, the event raised $3,142. This beats last year’s total of $2,500! All the proceeds raised go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC).