Deanna Favre to speak at Bellin College of Nursing event

02/15/2007

GREEN BAY - Deanna Favre will be the featured speaker at a Bellin College of Nursing scholarship fundraising event to be held on Monday, February 26 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at the Lambeau Field Atrium.

One of the area's most famous cancer survivors, Favre's presentation, An Evening with a Survivor: Get Inspired, will offer insights into her battle with breast cancer and the monumental role nurses played in her treatment and recovery process. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2004 at the age of 35, and has since made a complete recovery.

Tickets for the event, which is open to the public, are $100. Reservations can be made by calling Bellin College of Nursing at (920) 433-3484. Reservation deadline is Thursday, February 22. All proceeds will benefit the Bellin College of Nursing Students Scholarship Fund.

The program will open with a hors d'oeuvre and cocktail reception from 5:30-6:30 p.m., with Favre's presentation to follow.