NHRMC hosts 12th Annual Pink Ribbon event

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WECT) - New Hanover Regional Medical Center hosted the 12th Annual Pink Ribbon Event at the Holiday Inn Resort in Wrightsville Beach Thursday.

The event consisted of a breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  WECT's Frances Weller emceed the breast cancer luncheon for a crowd of nearly 350 guests.

Money raised from the event will go to the New Hanover Regional Foundation, which provides free mammograms to women who don't have insurance.

Last year the fundraiser brought in $180,000.

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