Lakeland, FL – The Watson Clinic Foundation (WCF) has donated a check in the amount of $100,000 to the Breast Cancer Foundation of Central Florida (BCFCF), an organization devoted to providing financial resources and support to individuals and families impacted by breast cancer. The WCF has committed to donating three $100,000 checks to the BCFCF over the course of three years – for a grand total of $300,000. This is the second of these donations.
The check presentation took place on Thursday, October 1 from the FITniche store in south Lakeland. In addition to this generous donation, the Watson Clinic Foundation is also serving as a Presenting Sponsor for the BCFCF’s signature fundraising event this year – the POWer in Pink Virtual Marathon which is currently taking place through the end of the month.
“The Watson Clinic Foundation is pleased to mark the opening of Breast Cancer Awareness Month with this donation,” said Watson Clinic Foundation Chairman of the Board Steven G. Achinger, MD. “Since 1960, our Foundation has worked to improve the health of our community through education, research and service. That’s why we’re proud to support the meaningful and inspiring efforts of the Breast Cancer Foundation of Central Florida.”
Over the past six decades, the Watson Clinic Foundation has provided invaluable medical research funding, nursing scholarships, free health screenings, educational seminars and assistance to local organizations who share in their mission of empowering a healthier tomorrow for all.
For more information and to make a contribution to the Watson Clinic Foundation, call 863-904-2656 or visit WatsonClinic.com/WCF.
ABOUT THE WATSON CLINIC FOUNDATION, INC: Founded in 1960, the mission of the Watson Clinic Foundation is to promote community wellness through education, research, and service. The Foundation works tirelessly to help various organizations deliver healthcare to the community and nurture the latest and most exciting developments in research, and they’ve long conducted education outreach efforts, such as annual health summits, various lecture events and their acclaimed Speaker’s Bureau series. For more information on the Foundation, visit www.WatsonClinic.com/WCF.