The Wellness Community is looking for contributions for the "Tree ofHope" to raise $200,000 to open a facility in this county.
The mission of this non-profit organization is to help cancer patients recover to the greatest extent possible without letting insurance forms or money get in the way.
The Wellness Community is a place where cancer patients learn to fight for their recovery on the psychological and social front along with doctors and health-care teams. Once open, free support groups, lectures and presentations on stress management, nutrition and pain control will be available.
To donate in the name of a loved one or acommunity organization, civic club or corporation, contact the Wellness Community. Donations are tax-deductable.
The Wellness Community is looking for donations of up to $1,000 or more or whatever you can give. Contributors' names will be placed on the tree, which will behung in the center.
Information and contributions:Katherine Smith, 987-9299.