BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) In 2019, the American Cancer Society estimates there will be about 1.8 million new diagnoses of cancer in the United States. The disease takes a physical, emotional, and financial toll.
Helping families with that financial element is the Do Good Fest in Montpelier. The concert series has raised nearly $135,000 for Branches of Hope, which helps cancer patients with expenses -- anything from groceries to gas money.
Cat Viglienzoni spoke with Ross Sneyd with the National Life Group, which is putting the show on Saturday.