Paint the Hospital Pink event is Friday

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer


Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw needs the community’s help to Paint the Hospital Pink for breast cancer awareness. The hospital is hosting several events this month to raise funds for The Pink Ribbon Fund.

PCH-Choctaw and the Choctaw Nursing Center invite everyone to the Breast Cancer Awareness Walk, Bake Sale and Raffle on Friday, October 18 from 9 a.m.-noon at the pavilion in downtown Ackerman.

The bake sale will be from 9 a.m.-noon with the Breast Cancer Walk beginning at noon. After the walk, a balloon release will be held then drawings for raffle ticket items will take place.

Raffle tickets are $2 each and can be purchased at Ackerman Discount Drugs, Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce and from employees of Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw and Choctaw Nursing Center.