An Evening of Hope Cancer Benefit

To Purchase Tickets, Call the McLeod Foundation at 843-777-2694.

An Evening of Hope Cancer Benefit, underwritten by Wells Fargo, will be held on Thursday, September 26, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Florence Little Theatre.  Proceeds from the evening will benefit the McLeod Center for Cancer Treatment and Research.  

Performers for the evening will include:  Singer Henry “Hank” Jones accompanied by Robin Thompson on piano; Musicians Dr. Benjamin Woods, Dr. Sherry Woods and their son Chris Woods; Singer Garrett Graham and the Central United Methodist Children’s Choir; Musician Frank “Buzz” Rogers; A comedic skit by Shaw Thompson and Rebecca Kelley; Singer Rebecca Thompson and Arlene Boyd with a choreographed dance by Preston Stone and Meggie Baker; Pianist Dr. Phillip Powell; Singer and Cancer Survivor Tommy Graham; and “One Day More” performed by the cast of the Florence Little Theatre production of Les Miserables. 

Sponsors of the benefit to date include: Wells Fargo; Nucor-Darlington; TD Bank; Armstrong Wealth Management; MAG Mutual; PGBA; Mr. and Mrs. Rob Colones; Dr. Larry Grubb and Dr. T. Rhett Spencer; Pee Dee Pathology Associates; Aiken & Company Insurance and Realty; BlackRock; Mr. and Mrs. Buddy Brand; First Reliance Bank; Dr. and Mrs. Panos Kalaritis; Kaufman, Hall & Associates; Lincoln Financial; Mary Helen Condon Moore, CFM of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Group; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.; Pee Dee Electric Cooperative; Pepsi Cola of Florence; Physicians Eyecare Plan; Roche-Carolina; and Silkroad Technology. If you are interested in sponsoring An Evening of Hope, click here.

About An Evening of Hope:  Since 2000, An Evening of Hope has been instrumental in funding such forms of cancer technology as the McLeod Mobile Mammography Unit, the inReach System™ by superDimension for the early detection of lung cancer, and a Dedicated Breast MRI Biopsy Table as well as mammogram scholarships for women in need and other programs and services that impact the lives of the region's cancer patients.

To view photos of performances from the 2012 An Evening of Hope Cancer Benefit, click here.  To view photos of the event from the 2012 An Evening of Hope Cancer Benefit, click here.

For more information, please contact Kendra Collins in the McLeod Foundation office at (843) 777-2694 or at







McLeod Health Foundation

PO Box 100551
800 East Cheves St., Suite 150
Florence, SC 29502-0551
Phone: (843) 777-2694
Fax: (843) 777-5174
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