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Shawnee Mountain Raises $7,840 for the American Cancer Society

Shawnee-on-Delaware, PA – On February 9 and 10, 2019, Shawnee Mountain held its 6th Annual Cancer Awareness Weekend in cooperation with the American Cancer Society. Saturday’s activities included “Paint the Mountain Pink” which raised $1,800 for Breast Cancer awareness and research. Sunday’s activities centered around the Joe Riesle Memorial Ski Race Against Cancer on the Upper Tomahawk NASTAR Race Trail. Race fee proceeds, along with corporate sponsorships and individual donations raised $6,040, all of which has been donated to the Monroe County Chapter of the American Cancer Society.

Both Paint the Mountain Pink and the Joe Riesle Ski Race Against Cancer, along with other fundraisers are held annually at the family-orientated ski area.