To Show We Care Receives $2,500 Grant
For Immediate Release
Beverly, MA (November 8, 2019) Susan and Kevin McCarthy, president and vice-president of the Boston North Cancer Association, presented a $2,500 grant to Stephen Tyler, president of To Show We Care on stage at the North Shore Music Theatre.
The funds will be used to support To Show We Care’s Night on the Town program, which provides cancer patients and their caregivers with a stress-free evening to enjoy dining in a relaxed atmosphere and to bask in the magic of live theatre at the North Shore Music Theatre.
“We strive to provide a unique and uplifting experience for our clients so they can enjoy an evening out where they can forget about their stressful lives of frequent treatments and doctor appointments, if for just a few hours,” said Stephen Tyler, president of To Show We Care. “We are so appreciative of the Boston North Cancer Association for joining us in showing cancer patients and their caregivers that they are not alone and that they live in a community that cares.”
About To Show We Care
Founded by Stephen Tyler in 2013, To Show We Care is dedicated to enriching the lives of those affected by cancer and other life-threatening illnesses by hosting entertainment events free of charge. Such activities include evenings at the North Shore Music Theater, afternoons at In the Game of Peabody, and afternoon movies at Jordan’s Imax Theater in Reading. Each event gives patients and their caregivers a break from the stress of daily treatments and allows them to relax, have a meal, and have fun. To date, To Show We Care has held over 67 events and served over 3100 patients and caregivers.
About Boston North Cancer Association
Boston North Cancer Association is a non-profit committed to serving the North Shore Community by providing resources to organizations that research, treat and prevent cancer and improve the lives of patients, survivors, and caregivers, as well as providing scholarships to college-bound students who have been affected by cancer. Community Grants are awarded by the Boston North Cancer Association and given to organizations that meet their goal of enhancing the health and well-being of patients, survivors, and caregivers. For more information about Boston North Cancer Association, visit BostonNorthCancer.org.