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VFW Auxiliary donates $1,500 to Foundation

The Lister Knowlton VFW Auxiliary Post #9389 in Caribou, has sponsored the Miss Caribou and Little Miss Caribou pageants for the past several years, and have donated the proceeds to the Jefferson Cary Cancer Center through the Jefferson Cary Foundation at Cary Medical Center. This year’s donation was $1,500 and will be used to assist patients undergoing treatment. On hand for the check presentation at the cancer center are, from left, Lister Knowlton VFW Auxiliary Members Shirley Dumas and pageant director Cheryl Bossie; 2019 Little Miss Caribou Mallory Maynard; 2019 Miss Caribou Grace Gallagher; Auxiliary President Patricia Edgecomb; Tamra Kilcollins, Jefferson Cary Foundation executive director; Kaitlyn Umphrey, RN, JCCC patient navigator and chemotherapy nurse; and Jennifer Plant, RN, JCCC nurse manager. 

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