Tampa Bay Tapped and Running For Brews set fundraising record!

March 11, 2013 in general, news from us


On January 13th, two local groups - Tampa Bay Tapped and Running for Brews – partnered to host 'The Amazing Pub Crawl' in downtown St. Petersburg.

Not only was the crawl a great event and hugely popular, but the amount of money raised for the Children's Cancer Center set a record as the highest amount of funds both organizations have raised for a local charity to date!

Well done teams! We'll crawl with you anytime!

Laptop Xchange presents check for $1100

January 25, 2012 in news from us

Wed, Jan 25th, new green electronics retailer Laptop Xchange presented the Children’s Cancer Center with a check for $1100, representing $550 donated by Laptop Xchange customers since their grand opening on Jan 14th, and matched by the store owners, Sarah Wilson and Lori Mize.

“Because our family has been affected by childhood cancer, we know how important it is to support programs that focus on the entire family,”¬†said Sarah Wilson.¬†”We look forward to being able to continue to share with this amazing community.”

(pictured from left: Patty O’Leary, C.O.O. of the Children’s Cancer Center; Sarah Wilson, Co-owner of Laptop Xchange, Tampa; Andrea Lundy, Owner of Plaid Label Public Relations; Steve Manuel, Director of Creative Development, the Children’s Cancer Center. Not pictured: Lori Mize, Co-owner of Laptop Xchange, Tampa.))

 

Laptop Xchange Supports the CCC

January 19, 2012 in news about us, news from us

This past weekend Laptop Xchange, a new ‘green’ computer retailer, opened its doors and showed its support for the Children’s Cancer Center in the process. As well as taking donations during their Grand Opening and matching them dollar-for-dollar, Laptop Xchange is also donating five desktop workstations and two Android tablets to the Center to complete their new patient Resource center.

If you need a new laptop, laptop repair or more, give them a visit!

Click here to see the coverage which aired on Bay News 9: