August 29th, 2012
The inaugural event of the The Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF), NVRQT Night, will be held on Monday, September 24 at House of Blues Boston.
Hosted by Red Sox Pitcher Jon Lester and wife Farrah, with actor Mike O’Malley as the emcee, NVRQT Night will entail a number of attractions, including, “3 Up, 3 Down”, a Hollywood Squares style game featuring national celebrities and various Boston sports stars as the squares. There will also be live and silent auctions as well as entertainment by musical guest, Universal Republic Records recording artist, Will Dailey.
The evening is sponsored by major organizations such as People’s United Bank, Covidien, Mohegan Sun, JetBlue Airways and Transamerica and produced by Altus Marketing & Management, LLC.
Jon Lester, Spokesperson for NVRQT, weighs in: “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to host the inaugural NVRQT Night. The foundation supports such a great cause that Farrah and I are proud to be a part of.”
The event, which begins at 6:00pm for VIP guests and 7:00pm for General Admission, has ticket prices ranging from $100 to $250 per person. Tickets can be purchased here. For more information, please contact PCRF at 949-859-6312 or visit NVRQT’s website, or on Facebook.
About NVRQT: NVRQT is the rally cry, cause and mantra in the fight against pediatric cancer. This fundraising arm of the PCRF is on a mission to raise awareness and funding for the research that is being conducted to find a cure for children’s cancer. For its first season, NVRQT partnered with Jon Lester by creating a campaign focused on his fight against cancer. For more information and to donate to NVRQT, log on to their Facebook page, or website or follow us on Twitter at @NVRQT31.
About PCRF: The Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF), is an independent, non-profit organization, wholly dedicated to supporting the highest quality pediatric cancer research. Established in 1982, our founders – parents, doctors, friends, and community leaders had a common vision “To bring hope and lifesaving treatments to children battling cancer, and improve the care, quality of life, and survival rate of children with malignant diseases.” Since 1982 we have raised almost $30 million dollars in support of laboratory research that translates into immediate treatment for children with cancer. More information is available at their website.