BJAC Supports Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk

Local Architecture Firm Raising Funds to Help Fight Blood Cancer

Raleigh, NC, October 07, 2012 --( Dan Fields, AIA and principal of BJAC Raleigh, pa (, an architectural firm offering professional architectural and design services to healthcare, education, municipal and research clients, has announced that the firm will participate in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk on Saturday, Oct. 13 in downtown Raleigh at the Halifax Mall, located at 301 N. Wilmington St.

Light the Night is an evening fundraising walk to celebrate and commemorate lives that have been touched by blood cancer. The evening has a carnival atmosphere and includes refreshments, entertainment, music and kids’ activities. The funds raised by teams and individuals provide lifesaving blood cancer research, local support programs, and resources for patients and their families. BJAC’s design work helps create environments for healing, and this year they are expanding that commitment by participating in this event as the “BJAC Beats Cancer” team.

Check-in and festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Halifax Mall, and the walk program begins at 7 p.m. For more information about the event, visit

“BJAC is committed to building a better world,” said Fields. “Whether we are designing a new health facility or supporting nonprofit initiatives that improve people’s lives, we are dedicated to contributing to the health and wellbeing of our community. We are honored to participate in the 2012 Light the Night Walk.”

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About BJAC:
Architectural firm BJAC, pa, offers professional services for specialized, complex institutional projects. The firm provides design expertise to healthcare, K-20 education, research, museum and municipal clients, along with a broad range of in-depth services, including architectural design, pre-design, programming, design, master planning, interior design, construction management, contract administration and design build. Established in 1994 by CEO and Managing Principal Lou Jurkowski, FAIA, BJAC is one of the largest woman-owned architectural design firms in the Southeast, with offices in Raleigh and Charlotte. In 2010, BJAC was awarded Firm of the Year by the North Carolina Chapter of The American Institute of Architects (AIANC). For more information, please call BJAC at (919) 833-8818 or visit

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