Navigation Links
HensonFuerst Announces Year-Round Community Program
Date:4/16/2009

2009 HensonFuerst Health Initiative addresses safety, health, and wellness every month

Raleigh and Rocky Mount, N.C. (PRWEB) April 16, 2009 -- The Board of Directors of local law firm HensonFuerst is pleased to announce the launch of the 2009 HensonFuerst Health Initiative, a comprehensive plan that encompasses all of the law firm's community and service efforts. The initiative was developed as a way to encourage both community and firm members to prevent injuries, improve health and fitness, and aid organizations committed to improving health and well-being.

"The mission of the HensonFuerst Health Initiative is to foster safety and wellness in our community," said Thomas W. Henson Jr., attorney and partner at HensonFuerst. "We are dedicated to helping our friends and neighbors, and are always looking for ways to give back."

The initiative focuses on three main areas--safety, wellness, and community. HensonFuerst signature events include participating in the American Diabetes Association's Tour de Cure, raising funds for cancer research, and sponsoring a video public service announcement contest about cycling safety for area teens. The initiative also will include a smoking cessation program and a weight-loss and fitness program for the firm's employees.

A Tradition of Giving
The members of HensonFuerst have been involved with the central and eastern North Carolina community for many years and continue to donate their time, effort, and support on a regular basis. The firm has created programs such as Hope Blooms, a community garden that promotes and provides awareness regarding cancer research and survivorship as well as to aid in the fight to eradicate cancer. During the past four years, the program has raised more than $24,000 for the American Cancer Society. The members of the firm also participate in initiatives to benefit the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association, the Healthy Kids Collaborative of the Down East Partnership for Children, and Coats for Kids, to name a few.

Upcoming Events
On April 24, the members of HensonFuerst will take part in the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Nash County, where they will join others in the fight against cancer. Next is the White Lake Sprint Triathlon on May 3 in White Lake, N.C., where HensonFuerst partners David and Carmaletta Henson will participate in a team triathlon involving a 750-meter swim, a 14-mile bike ride, and a 3.1-mile run to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. From June 6 to 7, the HensonFuerst Cycling Team, which includes more than 24 riders, will ride in the Tour de Cure in Cary, N.C., to help raise funds and awareness for the American Diabetes Association. Thomas W. Henson Jr., attorney and partner at the law firm, also serves as co-chair of this year's event.

To learn more about the 2009 HensonFuerst Health Initiative, view photos and videos, and read about past events, visit www.lawmed.com/health-initiative.

About HensonFuerst
HensonFuerst, P.A., is a North Carolina-based law firm specializing in catastrophic injury, nursing home abuse, medical malpractice, and mass tort cases. For more than 30 years, the lawyers at HensonFuerst have represented those injured by the negligence of others. With successful multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements throughout the state of North Carolina, the team of 10 lawyers and 25 staff members at HensonFuerst offers considerable experience and resources for their clients. The members of the firm recognize the importance of giving back to their community and have sponsored Hope Blooms, a community-based garden program to promote and provide awareness regarding cancer research and survivorship as well as to aid in the fight to eradicate cancer. For more information about the firm, visit www.HensonFuerst.com.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/hensonfuerst/2009-health-initiative/prweb2326484.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. HensonFuerst Invites North Carolina Teens to Make Their Directorial Debuts
2. HHS Announces $75 Million in Supplemental Funding to States for Pandemic Flu Preparedness
3. CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Bayside Marin Recovery Center, San Rafael
4. UHW Announces: Antelope Valley Hospital Caregivers and Board Vote to Ratify First Union Contract With SEIU UHW-West
5. HEI, Inc. Announces Sale of RFID Division Assets
6. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Zyloprim(R)
7. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
8. Z Trim Announces Revocation of Gregory Halpern Severence Agreement
9. Brooke Franchise Corporation Announces Selected July Results
10. Manor Care, Inc. Announces Record Date for Special Stockholder Meeting
11. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Adipex-P(R)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
HensonFuerst Announces Year-Round Community Program 
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... "ProText Layouts Vol. 3 is ... - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProText Layouts Vol. 3 is a set ... Pro X . With ProText Layouts, video editors can create an lively typography video ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... Connecticut (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... Lyme and tick-borne disease research and education, today announced that it has named ... CEO of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) in San Francisco, ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Researchers from Catholic ... designed to reduce bleeding complications from percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The data, presented ... in Orlando, FL, document a 40% reduction in risk-adjusted bleeding event rates over ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... the grand opening of ‘El Centro del Quinto Sol Wheel Park’ in Pueblo, ... ‘east side’ community to offer something special for this often overlooked neighborhood. Located ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Celebration is in ... kicked off its 5th Annual Photo Contest. The label contest is underway, and ... year's prizes include a GoPro Hero4, a 40-inch high-definition flat-screen television, an Apple ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/19/2016)... AVIV, Israel , May 19, 2016 ... or the "Company"), an emerging global ophthalmic company focused ... product candidates which address ophthalmic conditions, announced today that ... Italy ) for the manufacturing, distribution, ... product for the treatment of dry eye syndrome (DES) ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... , May 19, 2016 At ... Society Meeting in Amsterdam , (May 15-19), ... most clinically-proven radiosurgery system available, has been used in ... with brain tumors, vascular malformations and functional disorders. ... than 75,000 patients every year in hundreds of leading ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... , May 19, 2016 The equities ... is always abounding of surprises is without doubt the Healthcare ... ahead of today,s trading session: Alkermes PLC (NASDAQ: ... IDEXX Laboratories Inc. (NASDAQ: IDXX ), and Atossa ... your complimentary alerts at: http://www.activewallst.com/ ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: