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Jackson-Feild Children Conduct Breast Cancer Walk

GREENSVILLE/EMPORIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES

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The Greensville/Emporia Department of Social Services Administrative Board will hold its regular meeting Thursday, November 15th, 2018, at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Greensville/Emporia Department of Social Services located at 1748 East Atlantic Street.

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Danville Community College is committed to becoming a model higher education institution for diversity and inclusion and invites multicultural professionals from all backgrounds to contribute to its aspiration for building an inclusive community where everyone is given equal opportunity to reach their full potential.  Employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check.         

The residents of Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services conducted an annual Breast Cancer Walk for the past five years. This year the event was held on October 30th.

Students in the on-campus Gwaltney School studied in advance the impact and effects of breast cancer has on women’s health. They prepared posters that were posted around the campus on this topic.

Some of the children’s lives have been touched by breast cancer and their posters were more personal.

Residents and staff gathered on a bright, crisp October morning to walk around the circular drive around the campus several times. 

Funds were raised which were donated to help women who are suffering from this dreaded disease.

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