PRLog - Oct. 18, 2012 - Scott Clifford, partner at Epstein, Lipsey & Clifford, P.C. based in Hanover, recently joined the Board of Directors of the Ellie Fund, a Needham-based nonprofit that works to fight breast cancer and ease its effects on patients and families by providing transportation to medical appointments, childcare, housekeeping, groceries and meals free of charge to more than 500 women and family members across Massachusetts each year.
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Clifford’s involvement with the Ellie Fund began more than two years ago, when he heard about the organization after a friend of his was diagnosed with Stage Two Breast Cancer, and mentioned the Ellie Fund as a way to help support those in the area who are suffering from breast cancer. Since that time, he has competed in two triathlons, and with his “Real Men Wear Pink” team, has raised more than $25,000.
In addition, earlier this year Clifford’s law firm Epstein, Lipsey & Clifford spearheaded fundraising efforts for “Twive & Receive,” a national one-day Twitter-based fundraising contest hosted by the Razoo Foundation. Together with dedicated local volunteers, companies, and “Twitterati,”
“We are thrilled to have him join the team,” said Ellie Fund Executive Director Julie Nations. “His dedication to our mission, can-do attitude and enthusiastic support of our efforts to support even more families than ever before makes him a joy to work with.”
“I am honored to further my involvement with the Ellie Fund in this way,” said Clifford. “Their mission of fighting breast cancer and providing for the immediate needs of families in our area is something I am very proud of, and I look forward to doing more to advance this noble cause.”
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About Law Firm Epstein, Lipsey & Clifford, P.C.
Epstein, Lipsey & Clifford, P.C. is a full-service law firm that provides services in the field of real estate, social security, workers’ compensation, and personal injury. Founded in 2001, the firm has offices in Hanover, Plymouth, Quincy, Mansfield and Boston. Additional areas of legal expertise include corporate law, education law, estate planning and veterans’ matters. The firm’s corporate headquarters are located at 1165 Washington Street, Hanover, MA. For additional information, visit www.elclaw.com.
About the Ellie Fund
The Ellie Fund was founded in 1995 by brothers Jeff and Eliot Popkin to honor their mother’s courageous battle against breast cancer and the generous giving she was known for throughout her life. The Ellie Fund provides transportation to medical appointments, childcare, housekeeping, groceries and meals completely free of charge to more than 500 breast cancer patients and family members across Massachusetts each year. To learn more, visit www.elliefund.org.