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- July 15, 2014
Altus Foundation is partnering with Altus Cancer Center and Thairapy Salon & Spa again this year for its 2nd Annual ponytail donation program – Strands of Strength. The event will be held in at Altus Cancer Center in Baytown on Saturday, October 4, 2014 and in Beaumont on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Last year over 123 ponytails were collected in Beaumont, and the event raised over $15k for the Altus Foundation. Learn more about this event that promote Breast Cancer Awareness in this stories from CBS affiliate KFDM 6 and The Examiner.
- June 18, 2014
Last month the Altus Foundation partnered with Altus Cancer Center in Beaumont to host a free skin cancer screening. Over 30 members of the community were screened by physicians Ben Beckert, MD and Danny Chow, MD, who donated their time for this event. CBS affiliate KFDM 6 was at the event to learn more about the importance of practicing sun safety: