Heritage Community Foundation Presents Grant to Henry County Cancer Services

Jonesboro, Ga. (December 8, 2015) – The Heritage Community Foundation presented a grant to Joanie Whitson, President of Henry County Cancer Services and Diane Lovell, Vice President of Henry County Cancer Services, on November 10, 2015. The $2000 grant will be used by Henry County Cancer Services (HCCS) to assist cancer patients with medicines, doctor and hospital bills, nutritional supplements, wigs and transportation to and from medical appointments.

Henry County Cancer Services is a non-profit organization that exists to lend a helping hand to individuals and families struggling with the effects of cancer on their lives. According to HCCS, 97% of all donations go directly to the care of patients. Their dedicated team of volunteers works together to meet the needs of the patients, to raise community awareness and to manage the day-to-day administration of the program.

For more information on how to apply for a grant with Heritage Community Foundation, make a donation or volunteer, please visit www.heritagecommunityfoundation.org. You may also contact Rocky Davis, Executive Director, at 770-478-8881.

Heritage Community Foundation (HCF) is a 501c3 organization which provides funding to local nonprofit organizations in Clayton, Henry and Fayette counties. HCF is designed to support Heritage Bank’s first mission, “Committed to those we serve.” The bank absorbs all of the operating costs of the foundation, so 100% of the funds raised go directly to meet community needs.

Heritage Bank, a state chartered commercial bank, has been serving metro Atlanta’s Southern Crescent since 1955. The independent community bank has six full-service offices, features a well-rounded offering of commercial and consumer products, and is an active, involved member of the community it serves. The company’s stock is traded under the symbol “CCFH”.

Front left to right:  Joanie Whitson, President HCCS; Sheri Dockweiler; Luann Daniels
Back left to right:  Diane Lovell, Vice President HCCS; Stacy Hammons; David Crow