Southeastern Health event to highlight breast cancer

By: Staff Report

LUMBERTON — The public and cancer survivors are invited to help Southeastern Health mark October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month during a ceremonial lighting of a pink ribbon atop Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Lumberton.

The event will be held just outside SRMC’s main entrance on Thursday. Light refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m., and there will be a brief program at 6:45 p.m.

Other initiatives sponsored by Southeastern Health for Breast Cancer Awareness Month include a pink pumpkin decorating contest for all affiliates, a Pink Family Fun Day on the football field at Lumberton Senior High School from 8 a.m. to noon on Oct. 21, a Breast Cancer Health Fair at Biggs Park Mall on Oct. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m., and a Mammogram Madness event at Southeastern Radiology Associates on Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pre-registration is requested for Mammogram Madness by calling 910-671-5357.

Call 910-671-5762 for information about any of the events.

Staff Report