Posted: Apr 26, 2012 at 10:58 AM [Apr 26, 2012]
Weight Watchers Group President and CEO Florine Mark presented checks totaling almost $50,000 to representatives of three local medical institutions April 18. The monies will be used to advance women’s health in metro-Detroit.
Checks were given to:
Funds were raised through Mark’s 12th annual Remarkable Women FUNdraiser, held last October with special guest Jane Fonda. Fonda served as the event’s keynote speaker, waiving her speaking fee so that all proceeds could benefit these three local groups.
“It is truly my pleasure to award this money to these three fantastic groups. Working together, I really believe we can make our mothers, our daughters, our sisters and our neighbors live longer, healthier, happier lives,” said Mark.