FORT MYERS, Fla. — The group in Lee County helped most cancers sufferers have a greater shot at high quality care Tuesday.
Lee well being hosted its annual vogue present and luncheon known as “Colours of the Sea.”
The occasion was on the Heritage Palms Golf and Nation Membership Resort in Fort Myers.
There have been raffles, a silent public sale, and a vogue present that includes native designers and outlets. The entire fashions who walked within the present had been most cancers survivors.
The Vice President of Lee Well being Oncology stated the entire proceeds from the occasion instantly assist individuals in Southwest Florida.
“The entire proceeds return to Lee Well being to their most cancers sufferers,” stated Debi Wilson. “And you realize what it means— mild payments, most cancers therapies, monograms, scans, hope.”
The occasion was initially scheduled for January however needed to be rescheduled attributable to a surge in Covid-19 circumstances. Chief Growth Advertising and marketing and Communications Officer Christopher Simoneau stated it felt good to lastly have the occasion.
“The omicron surge compelled us to delay into March,” stated Christopher Simoneau. “We needed to get it in whereas it was nonetheless season. We now have 225 individuals right here in the present day who’re keen about supporting our regional most cancers middle. We generate sources for people who find themselves going by way of this tough time of their life.”
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