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29th Annual Gala of Grateful Giving

More than $200,000 was raised to provide direct resources for UNC Health Southeastern employee advancement through continuing education, enhanced training, and certifications at the UNC Health Southeastern Foundation’s annual gala, held in early May at the Southeastern Agricultural Center. The event, themed An Enchanted Evening Gala of Grateful Giving, was presented by Robins & Morton and benefitted the Foundation’s Equip. Empower. Enrich. Campaign. Through collaboration and philanthropic funding, UNC Health Southeastern and the UNC Health Southeastern Foundation are working to ensure healthcare professionals in any position throughout the system attain their future goals by providing access to a variety of education and resources that will help cultivate an even stronger healthcare community. To read the full article, click here.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Robins & Morton logo
Band and Lounge Tent Sponsor

Robeson County logo
Dessert Bar Sponsors

Dr. LaShauna Deese and Mr. Allen Vaughn
The Duke Heart Network and Duke Cancer Network
Robeson Pediatrics

Express Bar Sponsor

First Bank
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke Foundation

Hors d'oeuvres Station Sponsors

Allen Orthopedics
Coastal Radiology/Radiology Partners
Contempora Fabrics
Trusted Choice - Cook Insurance Company
Edward Jones
Dr. and Mrs. Josh Freeman
Huron Consulting Group
Lumbee Guaranty Bank
Lumbee River EMC
Jonathan Connor Attorney and Chad Hammonds Attorney
Metcon, Inc./Mark III Employee Benefits
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Roberts
Robeson Health Care Corporation
Smith's Refrigeration
Dr. and Mrs. Marvin Thompson

Photography Sponsor

Mr. and Mrs. Doug Mills
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Tubbs

Beverage Station

Fairmont Drug
State Farm Insurance – Josh Whitley

Gold Sponsors

Dr. Eric Breitbart
City of Lumberton
Dr. Kendra and Mr. Joe Parrish
SpringHill Suites / Your Pie Pizza Lumberton


Campbell Ear, Nose, & Throat
Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Green
Dr. and Mrs. Sadanand Hegde
Mrs. Mary Lou Herring
John's Fuel Service/Division of Wilmington Pediatric Specialties, UNC Health
Dr. DuBose Medlock, General Surgery/Active Pure Technology
Dr. Robin Peace, WoodHaven Medical Director
Dr. Robin Peace, Dr. James McLeod, Dr. Dennis Stuart
Pembroke Chamber of Commerce
Robeson Community College
Robeson County Farm Bureau
Rust Enterprises/McDonald’s
Dr. and Mrs. Scott Ryan
S. Preston Douglas & Associates, LLP
Sonny Oliver Realty Company
Town of Pembroke
Mr. and Mrs. Coble D. Wilson, Jr.


Mr. and Mrs. Willard Dove
Dr. and Mrs. Patrick Ebri
Mr. and Mrs. Chris Ellington
Hueman People Solutions
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Schram


Boles-Biggs Funeral Home
Dr. and Mrs. Sam Britt
Senator & Mrs. Danny Britt
Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Caton
Carolina ID Consultants
Mr. and Mrs. William Davis
Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Grantham
Mr. and Mrs. Lee Grantham
Ms. Sissy Grantham
Dr. and Mrs. Johnny R. Hunt
Mr. and Mrs. Derek Jackson
Dr. and Mrs. Edward P. Jessup
Mr. and Mrs. C. Thomas Johnson, III
Mr. and Mrs. Channing Jones
Mr. and Mrs. David Jones
Mr. and Mrs. Randall Jones
Dr. and Mrs. Christopher Karshner
Mr. John P. McLean
Mr. Regg McIntyre
Oliver Oil Company
Mr. James Perry & Ms. Brittany Strickland
Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Prather
Mr. and Mrs. David Ramsaur
Ms. MaryJane Richardson
Dr. and Mrs. John C. Rozier, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Roger Taylor
Mr. Wesley Washington
Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Williams

To the individuals and businesses that came together and offered their time, talents, and services to make the gala a memorable evening, we say THANK YOU! UNC Health Southeastern Foundation and the Gala Committee greatly appreciate all you have done to truly make this a Gala of Grateful Giving.

Coca-Cola Bottling Company
City Cleaners
First Bank
Flowers by Billy
Healy Wholesale Distributing
Lewis & Brady
Party Reflections
Blue Ribbon
SR Originals
Stone & Stone Painting
Southeastern Agricultural Center
Shindigs & Soirees by Cindy
Two Brothers Catering
Vintage Soul Photography
Top That Dessert Bar

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Every contribution to the UNC Health Southeastern Foundation is greatly appreciated. You can support the programs of the Foundation either through a restricted or unrestricted gift.

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Contact Information

Physical Address:

403 W. 27th Street
Lumberton, NC 28358
Tel. (910) 671-5583
Fax: (910) 671-5377

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1408
Lumberton, NC 28359
E-mail: foundation@srmc.org