Highland Ventures Ltd. and its family of brands are joining forces with customers across the country to fund research aimed at finding a cure for lymphoma cancer.
The fundraising is underway and will continue through March 26 at all stores in the Highland Ventures, Ltd. family of brands, including Family Video, Marco's Pizza, Stay Fit 24 and Digital Doc. Plus, the company's corporate staff around the country are contributing to the cause during the fundraising timeframe.
To participate, donate online at www.familyvideo.com/round-it-up or visit any participating Family Video, Marco's Pizza, Stay Fit 24 or Digital Doc location.
There are Family Video stores on Bailey Road and Northmoreland Road, and State Road and Graham Road in Cuyahoga Falls.
Now in its sixth year, the Round It Up for Lymphoma fundraising campaign has raised nearly $6 million and projections call for the total to approach $7 million by the end of this year's fundraising efforts.
All monies raised have and will continue to be donated to Highland Ventures Ltd. philanthropic partners Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) and the Lymphoma Biobank at the University of Chicago Medicine. Since 2012, when the charity partnerships were formed, 14 new lymphoma treatment drugs and 63 research grants have been approved, according to LRF.