Friday, March 29, 2019

Aubuchon Hardware stores “Hammer Away Cancer” for the Jimmy Fund

Customers receive Aubuchon Rewards when they make a donation

WESTMINISTER, MA – Aubuchon Hardware, a family-owned hardware store chain in the northeastern United States is proud to announce a fundraising campaign, Hammer Away Cancer, benefitting the Jimmy Fund, which supports the fight against cancer at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Through April 14, Aubuchon Hardware customers can raise funds for patient care and research at Dana-Farber by donating any amount at the register. When customers donate $5 or more, they will receive an Aubuchon Reward good for $5 off their next purchase. The campaign’s goal is to raise more than $50,000 for Dana-Farber.

This year’s patient partner is M. Marcus Moran Jr., former CEO/Treasurer of Aubuchon Hardware. He has been a long-time supporter of Dana-Farber, where he was treated for colon cancer more than 20 years ago. As a patient partner, Moran will encourage employees and customers to participate in Hammer Away Cancer and may appear in marketing materials, including social media, to help promote the fundraising campaign.

"We are extremely pleased to once again partner with the Jimmy Fund, supporting the fight against cancer at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute,” said Mike Mattson, vice president, marketing, Aubuchon Hardware. With so many lives touched by this terrible disease, it's rewarding to join forces with our customers and employees in an effort to raise meaningful dollars to help fund continued life-saving research."

Aubuchon Hardware has a long history of helping the communities and neighborhoods it serves by giving back to numerous charitable causes and local community organizations.

Family owned and with over a century of history behind it, Aubuchon Hardware proudly operates more than 103 stores throughout New England and upstate New York, as well as an online store. For more information on the company’s history, locations, or its products and services, please visit:   
About the Jimmy Fund
The Jimmy Fund ( solely supports Boston’s Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, raising funds for all forms of adult and pediatric cancer care and research to improve the chances of survival for cancer patients around the world. It is an official charity of the Boston Red Sox, as well as the official charity of the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association, the Pan-Mass Challenge, and the Variety Children’s Charity of New England. Since 1948, the generosity of millions of people has helped the Jimmy Fund save countless lives and reduce the burden of cancer for patients and families worldwide. Follow the Jimmy Fund on Facebook: and on Twitter: @TheJimmyFund.

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