Dinner and dance fundraiser to help cancer patients afford treatment
EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — A fundraiser aiming to help continue care for hundreds diagnosed with cancer and cannot afford treatment will take place next week.
'Mariachis, Margaritas, and Merienda' will host a fundraising dinner and dance to benefit the University Medical Center Foundation's Sobreviviendo El Cancer program, which has helped 850 patients continue their treatment, pay for living expenses and transportation.
NewsChannel 9's Adrienne Alvarez sat down with the foundation's director to see how this program has helped local patients.
'Mariachis, Margaritas, and Merienda'
Fri. July 11
6 - 10 pm
El Paso County Coliseum
$500/table - $50/person
Call (915) 521-7229 Ext. 2989 to order your tickets.