2002-04-17 / Briefly Noted
American Cancer Society Daffodil Days Raises $40,000 In Putnam County
Daffodils, the symbol of hope to cancer survivors and their families, bloomed across the Hudson Valley. More than $40,000 was raised for cancer research, educational programs and support services for cancer survivors in Putnam County adding to the over $400,000 raised for the American Cancer Society in the entire Hudson Valley Region. During the week of March 18th, tens of thousands of daffodils were delivered by volunteers throughout Putnam County.