Cancer Society raises more than $20k at ladies golf event

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Cancer Society of Greenville County raised more than $21,000 at their annual Ladies Golf Benefit, held in June at Green Valley Country Club.

Now in its fifteenth year, the event has to date raised over a quarter of a million dollars for area cancer patients, according to organizers.

This year's event, which raised a total of $21,736, was presented in memory of Billy Richardson Jr. and was chaired by Stephanie Berry.

The 2015 event will be held on June 1 at Furman University. To get more information or to join the planning committee, please call Lisa Green at 232-8439.

For more information about the Cancer Society of Greenville County, please visit