Members of the Santa Clara Sporting 98B Black Team present El Camino Hospital with a $30,000 Goals for a Cure check.
March 22, 2014
The Santa Clara Sporting 98B Black Team once again dominated the Goals for a Cure fundraising efforts for the third consecutive year, and presented El Camino Hospital with a Goals for a Cure donation check for $30,000 on Friday, March 21, 2014. The Sporting 98B Black Team raised more than $4,000 last October, and the combined total of donations raised by Sporting Teams in 2013 totalled more then $28,000. The Santa Clara Sporting Club Board of Directors voted to increase the donation to an even $30,000. Since 2008, the Goals for a Cure Campaign has raised and donated $155,000 to El Camino Hospital to provide women with financial need a free mammogram examination.
Michele van Zuiden, the Executive Director of the Women's Hospital at El Camino Hospital said the Women's Program has expanded their service and provides secondary follow-up exams, MRI exams and biopsy exams to women that test positive for breast cancer during their first test.
The Goals for a Cure program has provided breast exams for 331 women in Santa Clara County since 2008.
For eligibility requirements and to learn more information on the Free Mammogram Program at El Camino Hospital, call 800-216-5556.