Jeff and Marcia Rohr, owners of Rohr’s Wilderness Tours in Conover, are preparing for the 10th annual Callie Rohr Memorial Canoe and Kayak Race Saturday and Sunday, June 14-15, to benefit children’s brain cancer research.
The Rohrs have raised more than $111,000 over the last nine years and have funded four cancer research programs. This year’s proceeds will go to Dr. Tadanori Tomita’s research program connected with the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago,
“It’s a great feeling to know that our donated monies are making a real contribution to finding a cure,” said Marcia Rohr.
Brain tumors are the No. 1 cause of medical