St. Paul, MN, September 18, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- ReproTech, Ltd. was proud to sponsor a biking team last weekend to benefit the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PANCAN). ReproTech's St. Paul, MN Site Director, Jill Olson, and her team, the Rockin Dolly Janes, whose members ride in memory of family members who lost their battles with pancreatic cancer, rode 25 miles and raised over $2500 this year. The PurpleRide Twin Cities surpassed its overall $400,000 goal this year, raising over $427,000.
ReproTech regularly sponsors or contributes funds to cancer fundraising events in the areas where its employees and four regional facilities reside, Ft. Lauderdale/Coconut Creek, Florida; Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota; Reno, Nevada; and Mesquite/Dallas, Texas. Previous cancer fundraising events sponsored by ReproTech, Ltd. include various Susan G. Komen for the Cure events, LiveSTRONG events and other local events benefitting cancer survivors and research.
About ReproTech, Ltd.
ReproTech, Ltd., www.reprotech.com, was founded in 1990 for the purpose of providing long-term cryostorage services and now operates regional cryostorage centers in Florida, Minnesota, Nevada and Texas. More information on ReproTech, Ltd. is available at www.reprotech.com or 888-489-8944. Information specific to ReproTech’s Fertility Preservation Network and its members may be found at www.fertilitypreservation.com.
About Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PANCAN)
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is the national organization creating hope in a comprehensive way through research, patient support, community outreach and advocacy for a cure. The organization raises money for direct private funding of research—and advocates for more aggressive federal research funding of medical breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic cancer. For more information on PANCAN, visit www.pancan.org.