Covenant Primary Stroke Center holds fundraiser - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

10/30/09

Covenant Primary Stroke Center holds fundraiser

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Covenant Health System Foundation will host the 2009 "The Beat Goes On" Gala to raise money for the Covenant Primary Stroke Center.

The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, October 30th at the Knipling Education Conference Center.

Strokes are the third-leading cause of death in the U.S., behind heart disease and cancer according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The Foundation hopes the event will raise $200,000 for a certified stroke program as well as raise awareness about the signs of stroke.

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