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Food and Film for a CauseUnited Way would like to thank everyone who participated in the “9th Annual Film & Food for a Cause” event on Sunday, September 23, 2012, held at Evans Stadium Cinemas and Masters Value Cinemas.

With the expansion of the event this year to include all 27 Georgia Theatre Company  locations throughout the state, we are pleased to announce that over $166,946 was raised for the state during this year’s event.  $15,562 was raised locally through admission tickets, concession sales and extra donations at both theatre locations.  Checks were presented to local non-profits as follows:

  • $5,241 – United Way of the CSRA
  • $5,160 – American Red Cross of Augusta
  • $5,160 – Boys & Girls Clubs of Augusta

United Way would like to thank the individual board members, talented staffs, and dedicated volunteers who contributed to making this a successful event again this year. We also want to recognize the efforts of Mr. Brian Cherry, General Manager of Evans Stadium, and Mr. Richard Frymoyer, General Manager of Masters Value Cinema, along with both of their staffs, for the efforts they contributed in making this event run smoothly.