We will have two presentations at our September Meetings. You won’t want to miss this one!
Please note the change in location to St. Benedict’s Plantation.
First Speakers: Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Care representatives and Erica Kelt, Director of Development and colleague Brittny Costella will be presenting on the topic, “The ‘C’ Word.”
·More than 2 million Americans will be diagnosed with Skin Cancer this year
·About 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop Breast Cancer over the course of her lifetime
· In 2019 there will be an estimated 9,260 deaths from cancer in Louisiana
Attendees will come away from this presentation with a greater understanding of how to, “know the signs and symptoms, take charge of one’s health and be an advocate in the community. They will cover screening guidelines, healthy habits, upcoming community events through which you can make a difference locally in the fight against cancer.
Second Speaker: Pat Brister, St. Tammany Parish President will enlighten attendees about important parish news and updates. What is going on in St. Tammany Parish that YOU should know about? How can you get involved more in your parish community? Ask questions and hear from our parish president.
2020 Community Partner Nomination forms are due September 19, 2019.
Members can print and complete the nomination form from available online to nominate an organization.
September’s General Meeting is sponsored by Rhonda Landry of Made in the Shade – Northshore