Bosom Buddies Executive Director Donna Branham and Treasurer Karen Bowman and member Ashley Fisher met with Dr. Keith Amos and Dr. Lisa Carey at the N.C. Cancer Hospital on February 21, 2011. The Charlotte area fundraising group donated $26,500 to the UNC Breast Center.
Bosom Buddies began in 2005 at the Weddington Swim & Racquet Club in Matthews, NC and has been held annually. The 2010 event had 10 Official Host Sites, 101 Tennis Professionals, 818 participants and generated over $75,000 for breast cancer awareness and research. To date, the Bosom Buddies Benefit Clinic has donated over $200,000 for breast cancer research and awareness.