2017 Saving Lives Hand in Hand Campaign

2017 National Business Products Industry Campaign Update

In 2017, City of Hope’s National Business Products Industry will be honoring one of the industry’s preeminent leaders in Steve Schultz, President & COO of GOJO North America – GOJO Industries as the 2017 Spirit of Life honoree leading the “Saving Lives Hand In Hand” fundraising campaign in support of City of Hope.

Several signature events will hi-lite the campaign year which will kick-off on February 27 and 28 in Southern California for the annual City of Hope Tour and Hall of Fame Dinner.  For more information, visit www.cityofhope.org/nbpi.


The industry will again host several signature golf events throughout the year, anchored by outings held at some of the most revered courses in the country, including:

  • May 15 – 16:  Bob Parker Memorial Golf Outing at Kiawah Island – Kiawah, South Carolina
  • July 30 – 31:  Honoree Golf Outing at Canterbury Golf Club – Cleveland, Ohio
  • Aug 28:  GOJO Golf Outing & Vendor Summit at Firestone Country Club – Akron, Ohio
  • Oct. 4:  Howard Wolf Golf Classic at Cantigny Golf Course – Wheaton , Illinois

Chicago’s famed Navy Pier will make a reprise as the destination for the industry’s annual culmination event, the Spirit of Life Gala to be held on Thursday, October 5.

There are several other events through the course of the year that you can participate in and support City of Hope. For a complete calendar of events, visit www.cityofhope.org/nbpi

In addition to events, here are some other ways that you can support City of Hope:   

  • Make a personal gift
  • Give the gift of stocks
  • Auction items
  • Crowd funding / Online fundraising
  • Cause Related Marketing
  • Direct Mail Matching Programs
  • Host your own fundraising event
  • Get your employees involved

For more information on any of the above, click on the attached document or contact City of Hope’s National Business Products Industry team at 866-905-HOPE or [email protected].