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Ruiz Foods goes pink, raises $610 for McLeod Hospital Breast Cancer Awareness

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FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – Ruiz Foods Inc. hosted its first Pink Out Day for Breast Cancer Awareness on Wednesday and team members raised $610 for the McLeod Hospital Cancer Center.

“Everyone is affected by breast cancer. Whether it is our mothers, sisters, wives or daughters, there is a woman somewhere fighting this disease,” said Darryl Davids, Senior Human Resources Manager, Ruiz Foods, Inc.

According to a news release from Ruiz Foods Inc., all 61 team members participated by wearing pink so Ruiz Foods Inc. donated $10 for each participant to McLeod Hospital Breast Cancer Awareness.

“It is our hope that with our support we will come one step closer to finding a cure,” Davids expressed.

The team celebrated with pink strawberry ice cream and cupcakes.

Ruiz Foods Inc. is a privately owned corporation dedicated to selling premium quality prepared frozen foods that employs over 2,700 team members in four facilities in the U.S.

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