The Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center’s June 13 Rose of Hope Luncheon in Fairfield drew a record 580-plus attendees. Proceeds, which topped $335,000 in 2013, were also expected to set a record. Funds support the center’s program for underserved women.
TV personalities Giuliana and Bill Rancic spoke about her 2011 breast cancer experience, including a double mastectomy. Giuliana is co-anchor of E! News and husband Bill is host of America Now.
Milford teacher Karen O’Neil, a wife and mother of two, also discussed how the center helped her through a double mastectomy.