The American Cancer Society Construction vs. Cancer event, The Big Dig, took place on Friday, Sept. 27 at the Utah State Fairgrounds in Salt Lake City.
Thanks to the many sponsors, donors and participants, the event raised more than $85,000 and welcomed 300 children and their families.
The American Cancer Society Construction vs. Cancer, Big Dig, presented by Woodbury Corporation, will welcome kids of all ages to the Utah State Fairgrounds on Sept. 27 from 5 to 8 p.m., where they will be able to view and operate various types of construction equipment.
Aubrey (L) and Chloe Koch test out this Cat loader provided by Sukut Construction. Emery Kough (background) volunteered assisting kids in and out of loader.
Let's face it … all kids like to play in the dirt.
But, to play in the dirt, on a big machine, with your parents' permission? Well, that's when dreams really do come true and that's exactly what took place April 28, 2019, at the American Cancer Society's 2019 Construction vs.
The Southern California construction industry has broken ground on a new child-friendly project designed to fire up the imaginations of pediatric cancer patients and the public at large. Sponsored by the region's leading builders in partnership with the American Cancer Society, Construction vs.
As part of the company's 2019 initiative to help organizations in need throughout Upstate New York, Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling has announced a $10,000 donation to the American Cancer Society. The donation has been made in support of Nucor Steel of the North Jefferson Relay For Life, an American Cancer Society fundraising event that gives a chance for communities to recognize and celebrate those who have overcome cancer or are undergoing treatment, as well as the people who care for them.
John Deere dealership, 4Rivers Equipment, will be sponsoring the American Cancer Society's 2018 Big Dig of Northern Colorado event, which will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, at Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers in Longmont.
The Big Dig gives local Northern Colorado children, including cancer patients and survivors, the opportunity to attend and operate heavy machinery donated by 4Rivers Equipment.
Construction and heavy equipment firms across the state of Nevada will come together to host the first annual Construction vs. Cancer event in partnership with the American Cancer Society Feb. 10. The event, which will take place at Symphony Park in Las Vegas, will provide pediatric cancer survivors the chance to test their skills operating construction equipment, Vegas News reported.