Talbot County Health Department’s “Bras for a Cause” Supports Comprehensive Breast Center at UMSRH
For immediate release: December 15, 2015
The Talbot County Health Department’s October fundraiser, "Bras for a Cause," which raised $460 for UM Shore Regional Health's Comprehensive Breast Center. Participants were decorated a bra for entry in a competition to raise funds and community "voted" for their favorites (at $1 per vote) when they were on display at the Easton Firehouse.
"We are very grateful to the Talbot County Health Department for their efforts in supporting our Comprehensive Breast Center," says Lee. "In addition to the funds raised, 'Bras for a Cause' helps promote community awareness of breast cancer and the excellent treatment and support services our Breast Center provides."
Graham Lee, vice president for philanthropy; Donna Allen, creator of the winning entry in the Bras for a Cause competition on behalf of Talbot Hospice; Melinda S. Rojas, community health outreach worker for Talbot County Health Department; Laura Frase, RN, community health nurse for Talbot County Health Department and Melissa Kelly, coordinator, Comprehensive Breast Center at UM Shore Regional Health.