Contact Us
North Salem Daily Voice serves North Salem, NY

Menu

North Salem Daily Voice serves North Salem, NY

Nearby Towns

neighbors

Cancer Fundraiser At North Salem Swim Club Nets $14K

Lakeside Field Club in North Salem played host to a Swim Across America cancer-research fundraiser.
Lakeside Field Club in North Salem played host to a Swim Across America cancer-research fundraiser. Photo Credit: Contributed
Swimmers raised more than $13,500 for cancer research in a Swim Across America event Sunday in North Salem.
Swimmers raised more than $13,500 for cancer research in a Swim Across America event Sunday in North Salem. Photo Credit: Contributed

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- Swimmers splashed down Sunday at Lakeside Field Club in North Salem to raise money for cancer research and support services.

The Swim Across America event featured 53 swimmers, who raised more than $13,500. The Team Lakeside Swim and Dive Club raised more than $5,000. Top individual fundraisers were Cassie Pelosi in the half-mile swim and Sophia Bucaj in the mile swim. Bucaj raised $1,440, while Scott Reilley raised $1,325. Pelosi raised $1,155 according to the SAA website.

A barbecue followed the afternoon swim.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

North Salem Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.