Okefenoke REMC made an $860 donation to the Southeast Cancer Unit, Inc., a volunteer organization to help cancer patients in Brantley, Pierce and Ware counties with medical expenses while undergoing treatment. The funds were proceeds from OREMC’s annual golf tournament. Presenting the check to Linda Henderson, team leader for the Branching Out in Brantley chapter of the Southeast Cancer Unit, Inc., was OREMC’s Purchasing Coordinator Michael Hickox, who also organized the golf tournament.
Expressing her thanks to OREMC, Mrs. Henderson noted the Southeast Cancer Unit currently has 350 patients it is assisting with gas vouchers, medical supplies and medication costs. For information or an application to the Southeast Cancer Unit, Inc., contact Linda Henderson directly at 912-288-4318, or the main office in Waycross at 912-287-9008.