Kannapolis, N.C. – The Cabarrus Health Alliance was presented with a $15,000 check at the Board of Health meeting on February 11 to continue breast cancer prevention and treatment efforts. Focused on a Cure is the foundation of Karen Goforth, owner of Irresistible Portraits in Kannapolis.
“We are thrilled to help make a difference with Cabarrus Health Alliance in our local community. Focused on a Cure is committed to raising awareness and helping women and men who are fighting the terrible disease that is breast cancer,” said Karen Goforth, Owner of Irresistible Portraits.
“Focused on a Cure funding allows us to treat more women in our community. We use these funds to provide health education and free breast cancer screenings and follow-up to low-income, uninsured, and underserved women in Cabarrus and Rowan Counties,” said Suzanne Knight, Clinical Services Director at CHA.
This is the fourth year CHA has received Focused on a Cure funding totaling $48,325 over the entire four-year time period.