The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center, a 39-foot-long, state-of-the-art screening center on wheels, will stop at in Cleveland and Chattanooga to offer free mammogram screenings. Women age 40 and over with no breast concerns, who have not had a mammogram in the last 12 months and who have a primary care physician are eligible by calling 855-655-BMMC (2662) to schedule the free appointment.
All screening exams are performed by Charlotte Radiology’s licensed, female mammography-certified technologists. A board-certified radiologist, specialized in breast imaging will interpret the mammogram. Confidential results will be sent to the patient and her primary care physician.
Belk launched BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography in partnership with Charlotte Radiology. This mobile mammography center will bring digital screening and awareness to all Belk markets with the journey beginning in 113 stores throughout North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee through January 2014.
"Having the BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center travel to the cities where our associates and customers live and work underscores what we've being saying for a long time – awareness and early detection saves lives," said Jessica Graham, Belk's vice president of communications and community relations. "We're excited to see it go and take Belk's fight against breast cancer on the road."
Belk’s $6 million investment in this program is the company’s single largest charitable contribution to date.
The dates and locations of area screenings are:
Tue., April 23, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wed., April 24, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Belk Bradley Square Mall
200 Bradley Square
Cleveland, TN 37312
Fri., April 26, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Belk Hamilton Place
2100 Hamilton Pl Blvd,
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Sat., April 27, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Belk Northgate Mall
101 Northgate Mall,
Chattanooga, TN 37415
For more information, call 855-655-BMMC (2662) or go to www.belk.com/pink