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She ROCKS' endowment commitment support patients with cancer

Wilmington Star-News logo Wilmington Star-News 9/1/2021 Cheryl M. Whitaker, Wilmington StarNews
a person standing in front of a group of people posing for the camera: Brittany Fountain (interim board chair, She ROCKS), Henry Hawthorne, NHRMC oncology services administrator, Mike Brown (board treasurer, She ROCKS) and Odette Arnold (board vice chair, She ROCKS). © CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Brittany Fountain (interim board chair, She ROCKS), Henry Hawthorne, NHRMC oncology services administrator, Mike Brown (board treasurer, She ROCKS) and Odette Arnold (board vice chair, She ROCKS).

 The New Hanover Regional Medical Center Foundation has received the first contribution from She ROCKS toward a $100,000 endowment commitment to launch a new fund to support patients with gynecologic cancer.

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The NHRMC Foundation's She ROCKS Gynecologic Oncology Patient Fund will support the financial, emotional and medical needs of patients with gynecologic cancer who are served by NHRMC, including Zimmer Cancer Center.

She ROCKS exists to bring awareness and attention to ovarian cancer through funding groundbreaking research and by helping patients who are undergoing treatment for cancer in the Wilmington and Triad regions of North Carolina.

To donate to the NHRMC Foundation's She ROCKS Gynecologic Oncology Patient Fund, visit https://www.nhrmc.org/nhrmc-foundation or call 910-667-5002.

For more information about She ROCKS, visit https://she-rocks.org/.

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