CAMBRIDGE For the sixth consecutive year, Calvin Ringer, an 11-year-old from Kimbolton, has donated his hard earned money to Southeastern Meds Pediatric Unit.
With the help from his parents, Matt and Cathy, and sister, Kaylee, Calvin proudly donated $1,300. In addition to his donation, Colgate-Palmolive Co., in Cambridge, where Calvins dad works, will match the donation.
Calvin began making and selling Christmas ornaments in 2006 to donate the proceeds to Southeastern Meds Pediatric Unit. In 2009, he began selling hanging flower baskets during Mothers Day weekend at Medi-Wise Pharmacy in Newcomerstown.
Since 2006, Calvin has donated more than $4,000 to Southeastern Meds Pediatric Unit. Colgate-Palmolive Co. generously began matching his contributions in 2009.
If you, your family, organization or business would like to make a contribution or match Calvins hard-earned donation to benefit Southeastern Meds patients, please call Charles Drubel at 740-439-8110. Donations of any monetary amount are accepted year round, and donors can request their contribution be spent on a specific department or service.