Ocala, FL – January 28th, 2019… The Florida Cancer Specialists (FCS) Foundation is pleased to announce that the first Sunday Table Farm event hosted by co-chairs, Dr. & Mrs. Patrick Acevedo, including honorary chairs and FCS Physicians, Drs. Shilpa Oberoi, Vipul Patel and Craig Reynoldsand will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM at Sunday Table Farm located at 2605 Southwest 66th Street, Ocala, Florida, 34476.
This sold out event will feature FCS Physician, Dr. Patrick Acevedo’s organic farm with a farm-to-table experience, entertainment, auctions and more. Guests are encouraged to wear country chic attire that includes; jeans, boots and fancy tops. All proceeds will benefit the FCS Foundation, which provides financial assistance for non-medical living expenses to qualified cancer patients who are currently undergoing treatment in Florida. The FCS Foundation’s overhead is paid by the physician partners at Florida Cancer Specialists, so that 100% of donations (net of event expenses) can benefit cancer patients in need.
FCS Foundation Board Member & FCS Physician, Maen Hussein, shared, “As an FCS Foundation Board Member and Oncologist, it is an honor to be part of a non-profit where 100% of all donations go to help cancer patients in need. I am very excited to attend the first farm-to-table fundraiser event at FCS Physician’s home, Dr. Patrick Acevedo.”
Dr. Patrick Acevedo, stated, “We are ecstatic to host the first farm-to-table event at our farm in Ocala, Florida. As an oncologist I see firsthand how much the FCS Foundation benefits cancer patients in Florida with non-medical expenses, and I am proud to assist in raising funds for this cause.”
Honorary Chairs and FCS Physicians, Drs. Shilpa Oberoi, Vipul Patel and Craig Reynolds, stated, “We are delighted to be named honorary chairs of this unique event in Ocala, which will directly benefit cancer patients and their families.”
Foundation Executive Director Lynn Rasys said, “The FCS Foundation is very appreciative that Dr. & Mrs. Patrick Acevedo have opened up their home for the first farm-to-table style event – we know it will be a night to remember!”
Event tickets are currently SOLD OUT, but sponsorship opportunities are still available by contacting Lynn Rasys at LRasys@FLCancer.com or 941.677.7184.
The Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization as designated by the IRS. The Foundation’s EIN number is 20-4616813. The Foundation is also registered in the State of Florida, Registration No. CH24320. A copy of the official State registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling 800-435-7352 within the State of Florida. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the State.
About Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation:
The Florida Cancer Specialists (FCS) Foundation provides financial support to qualified adult cancer patients in the state of Florida for expenses such as rent or mortgage, car payments and utility bills. By giving patients peace of mind in knowing that their bills are being paid while they are undergoing treatment, the FCS Foundation allows them to concentrate on what really matters – fighting cancer.
Due to the generosity of the Florida Cancer Specialists partner physicians in covering all overhead expenses for the Foundation, 100% of donations received go directly towards paying the essential non-medical living expenses of an adult battling cancer.
The Foundation is a 501(3)(c) nonprofit organization and located at 5204 Paylor Lane in Sarasota, Florida. Learn more about the FCS Foundation at: Foundation.FLCancer.com or call 941.677.7181.
For More Information, Contact:
Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
Executive Director, Lynn Rasys
Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute
Chief Marketing & Sales Officer, Shelly Glenn
Christine Turner, APR
Ganick Communications, Inc.