Charity marathon runners seek assistance

June 20th, 2015 12:03 pm

First Posted: 2/29/2012

Two Abington Heights High School teachers prepare to participate in the St. Luke's Half Marathon in Allentown April 29. All donations will go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

To help them reach their fundraising goal of $1,500 each, Lisa Imbriaco and Eileen Healey are hosting an event at McGrath's Pub in Dalton March 16 starting at 8 p.m. At this time, they are requesting donations from businesses and people in the community in the form of door prizes, basket raffle items, food, gift cards and other items for the March 16 event. Those interested should call 570.956.6676 or 570.241.4024 by March 9. The March 16 event will feature a live classic rock band, Tripfall, at 10 p.m., featuring Ryan Fenton and Dan O'Brien.A $5 donation at the door will earn attendees a chance at door prizes and giveaways.For those who can't attend, but still want to support the cause, donations can be made online at the following links:Eileen Healey's page- Imbriaco's page-