New Hanover hospital foundation receives $2.1 million donation

02/27/07 -- Veronica Gonzalez - The New Hanover Regional medical Center Foundation announced today that it has received a $2.1 million gift from the Dan Cameron Family Foundation.

The money is to support the hospital foundation’s capital campaign -- Our Health, Our
Hospital, Our Future. The hospital foundation hopes to raise a total of $7 million to help
accommodate the growing needs of the region.

The Cameron foundation donation is the largest cash gift in the 16-year history of the
hospital foundation. The donation gave the foundation naming rights for a new Women’s
and Children’s Center, which is under construction. It will be named after Betty H.

The center is the focal point of the hospital’s $190 million expansion project.

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