Geaux Teal Visits Cancer Services in Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, La -- On Monday, March 17, 2014, members of the Geaux Teal Ovarian Cancer Committee met with representatives of Cancer Services of the Greater Baton Rouge area to tour the facility, discuss the challenges faced by patients diagnosed with ovarian cancer, and present a $5,500.01 donation. Brian Hannah, Chief Executive Officer, John Boudreaux, Chief Development Officer, and Connie Boudreaux, Marketing Manager, represented Cancer Services during the visit.
"Cancer Services is so very honored to have been chosen by Geaux Teal to partner with them in their mission, 'to raise awareness for women of all ages about the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer.' With this partnership, Geaux Teal has committed financial resources for use by Cancer Services to assist those who are diagnosed with ovarian cancer. If you or a loved one is diagnosed with this disease, I encourage you to contact us at Cancer Services for assistance." - Brian Hannah, Chief Executive Officer, Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge
"We are very thankful to Brian, John and Connie at Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge for allowing us to tour the CSGBR facility [on Monday] and outlining a plan for the purpose of this donation. The services that they offer to the Greater Baton Rouge community are endless and unmatched. The women of the Geaux Teal Committee are thrilled to partner with such an outstanding organization and hope that this donation reduces the burden for any woman challenged with facing ovarian cancer." - Beth Torina, Head Coach, LSU Softball
"Geaux Teal works year-round to raise funds and awareness of ovarian cancer. To be able to make a donation to Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge is very gratifying. Cancer Services is an awesome organization that helps naviagte a patient in a time of need. They are truly making a difference; that's what it's all about!" - Licia Chaney, Geaux Teal Committee