Local Supermarkets Raise $19,000 for Children’s Cancer Research

No Frills Supermarket and Bag n Save continue tradition of helping in the community

No Frills Supermarket and Bag n Save are local icons in Omaha, Nebraska. This family owned company has a long traditional of helping those in need; they were thrilled to support the CureSearch Walk again this year.

In 2012, the company raised $10,000 through the sale of CureCards, $1 paper cards that act as a visual reminder of those affected by cancer, at 10 of their local stores. This year, they expanded their support to 31 stores, raising $19,200 to help fund innovative and targeted research aimed at advancing treatments and the search for cures.

The employees became personally involved in the campaign, often reminding fellow employees to ask customers to make a donation. Walk committee members acted as secret shoppers, visiting the stores with prizes for employees who asked them to make a donation to CureSearch.

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