Nebraska gas stations, drivers raise 10k for Buffett Cancer Center

The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center in Omaha received a total of $10,827 through the "Fuel the Cure" program. 
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Photo courtesy of Nebraska Ethanol Board

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – The Nebraska Ethanol Board announced that gas stations and drivers around Nebraska have raised over $10,000 for the Buffett Cancer Center.

The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center in Omaha received a total of $10,827 through the “Fuel the Cure” program. According to a press release, gas stations across Nebraska raised nearly $30,000 in the past four years for cancer research.

During the “Fuel the Cure” program in October, drivers who choose ethanol fuel such as E15, E30 and E85, 3 cents for each gallon sold goes towards cancer research.

“Donations to cancer research truly make a difference,” said Jenn Klein, a wife, mother, and breast cancer survivor.

A full list of stations that donated funds can be found at www.fueledbynebraska.com/pink.

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