First Posted: 5/30/2007
The Lupus Foundation of Pennsylvania, Pocono/NE Branch announces that free delivery will again be offered on June 12 to all those who order five or more bunches of daisies as part of its annual Daisy Day fundraising event. Daisies are delivered to the home or office of anyone participating. Daisy bunches are $7 each and come in an array of colors. Each bunch has at least 40 blooms and last up to three weeks. The Pocono/NE Branch serves 15 counties in Northeast Pennsylvania. The Branch offers education and support for patients and their family members and participates in community events to raise overall awareness about the disease. In addition, the Branch supports lupus research as a partner of the Lupus Research Institute. To order daisies call Janice Liddic at 1-888-99-LUPUS or 945-5118 by Tuesday, June 5.
Above, staff members of Sanderson State Street, Clarks Summit, one of many local businesses where daisies can be ordered. Front row, from left: Danielle Vinskofski, stylist; Mary Jo Steinberg, manager. Back row: Catherine Slish, stylist, Steven Russell, manager; JoAnn Cummings, owner; Amy Zigmont, stylist.