January 22, 2013
she received during the event.
Hudson, Florida – Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point was recently thanked by the American Cancer Society for their contribution in making this year’s American Cancer Society “Put On Your Pink Bra,” making strides against breast cancer event a huge success. This year’s leadership team included Diane Ricca, Jackie Ruth and Jackie Massey. Together the team raised $2,625. Jackie, Diane and Jackie all participated in the walk. Jackie Ruth and Diane Ricca are both cancer survivors. Ms. Ruth is a one year survivor and Ms. Ricca is a 25 year survivor.
In its letter to Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point the American Cancer Society emphasized that making strides against breast cancer is one of American Cancer Society’s signature events. Participants come to walk for breast cancer awareness, celebrate breast cancer survivorship and remember those who have been lost, while raising money to fight cancer. In 2012 over $188,000 was raised to fight breast cancer and provide hope for all the people in the communities fighting this disease.