Archive | March 17, 2011

Women of HOPE Collects More Than 1,000 Cans for Food Bank

The Lexington Medical Center Foundation is pleased to report Women of Hope, a new, exciting program which is bringing women together to invest in the health of women and families throughout the Midlands, is already a success.

To date, more than 55 women have joined Women of HOPE, and the number grows almost daily. Members and hospital employees collected more than 1,000 canned food items during Women of HOPE’s first project, a food drive for Harvest Hope Food Bank.

Women of HOPE members Jacqueline Thomas and Jill Libbey tally food drive results.

We hope you will consider being a part of this great group. Membership begins at $100, and your support will help meet the growing needs of women and families throughout the Midlands. Members also receive invitations to lunch and learns and other events throughout the year, which will focus on women’s health. To learn more about Women of Hope, please log onto or call 803-791-2762.