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Iredell Health System Announces Events to Aid the Iredell Memorial Mammography Fund


Iredell Health System announced today that they will hold several events beginning in September and continuing through the month of October to raise awareness on the prevention of breast cancer and to raise money for the Iredell Memorial Mammography Fund for area women.

On Saturday, September 26, a Festival of Tables will be held at South River Baptist Church located at 2659 S. Chipley Ford Road in Statesville. Tickets are $15 and include dinner, entertainment and a silent auction.

"Anyone can sign up to decorate their own table at the festival of tables," explained Lois Beckett, RTRM, coordinator at Iredell Health System's Women's Health Center. "It's a fun event and raises money for a good cause."

Call 704-878-4551 for tickets and more information.

On Saturday, October 3, the Friends for Women's Health will hold the second annual Pink Party at the Statesville Country Club. The event provides a night of dinner, dancing to support a great cause.

On Tuesday, October 13, the third annual 5K Mammogram Fund Run/Walk will begin at the Women's Health Center on the campus of Iredell Memorial Hospital. Register at or McLelland Family Shoes in Statesville.

Join us Thursday and Friday, October 29 and 30 for PJ's Clothing & Accessories Sale in the café Conference Room at Iredell Memorial Hospital. Everyone is invited to attend and 10 percent of the proceeds are donated to the Mammography Fund.

Iredell's Mammography Fund serves women in need in Iredell and the surrounding counties. Women can call the Women's Health Center at 704-878-4551 to see if they are eligible to receive a free mammogram.

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