2017 L5 Foundation Year in Review

Terry Turner
Terry Turner, All Occasions Party Rentals and L5 Board Member
September 3, 2017
L5 Foundation partners with Cancer Support Community East Tennessee to provide individual support sessions for cancer patients
February 15, 2018
In three short years, L5 Foundation has served more than 25,000 cancer patients and their caregivers. Some of the ways L5 has helped:
  • $17,500 to local hospitals to support the emergency needs of cancer patients, like paying for prescriptions, rent, or utility bills.
  • $30,000 – 1,500 $20 gas cards to help cancer patients to overcome transportation barriers. Gas cards are distributed in partnership with Pilot Flying J.
  • $68,500 – to Caring Plate to provide more than 11,417 meals to cancer patients. Meals are provided in partnership with Provision Cares Foundation and distributed by Mobile Meals.
  • $10,000 grant to Cancer Support Community to provide 270 hours of counseling to cancer patients and their families in conjunction with Cancer Support Community.
  • $15,000 – 300 Food Gifts Baskets to Cancer patients and their families during the Holiday season this is done in partnership with Walmart in Jefferson City
  • $10,000 – Camp Koinonia
  • $20,000 raised in partnership with the Eric Berry Foundation in the Inaugural BBQ Challenge. Both the Eric Berry Foundation and L5 Foundation raised of $20,000 each.
  • Formally established the L5 Foundation Board. The Board Members are: Chris Baker, Carol Bryant, Mary Ellen Brewington, Kay Clayton, Belinda Gambuzza, Richard Giecek, Adriel McCord, Susan Newman, Jerri Perfetto, Terry Turner and Melissa White
  • Partnered with Jewelry TV and the GemStore to create the L5 line of Jewelry.