Students, Faculty and Staff at MOC Raise Money For Breast Cancer Awareness

MOUNT OLIVE- University of Mount Olive’s faculty and staff raised $1,200, during Breast Cancer Awareness month, for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation which is the world’s largest breast cancer organization and the largest source of nonprofit funds dedicated to the fight against breast cancer.

Faculty and staff at all University of Mount Olive locations have been participating in this annual fundraiser for Breast Cancer Awareness since 2006.  “I am excited that we had such great participation from the faculty and staff,” says LaToya Lindsey, assistant director of Athletics at MOC.  “I am especially grateful to some of our athletic teams that donated money and helped promote breast cancer awareness in October during their games.”

University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The College, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Goldsboro, Research Triangle Park, Washington and Jacksonville.  For more information, visit


Pictured above left: Members of the University of Mount Olive Faculty, staff and students wore pink in support of Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pictured above right: Pioneer College Catering Staff sporting pink.