Mecklenburg Radiology

In the Community

Mecklenburg Radiology Associates (MRA) provides millions in free care to patients who demonstrate the need throughout the region. Here are just a few of the ways that MRA is giving back to their community.

Spiritus Masters Golf Tournament

The focus of the Spiritus Masters is to raise awareness for adult cystic fibrosis and financial assistance. For more information about the Spiritus Project please go to https://www.spiritusproject.org/.

Dancing with the Stars of Charlotte-Carolina Breast Friends

This Charlotte event is to benefit Carolina Breast Friends’ Pink House. MRA is a proud sponsor to support men and women who are diagnosed with breast cancer. The Carolina Breast Friends’ Pink House provides education, and support for the cancer survivors. For more information about Carolina Breast Friends and this event please visit their website at https://www.carolinabreastfriends.org/.

Heart Ball -American Heart Association

Mecklenburg Radiology Associates was a sponsor for this event, which supports the American Heart Association. The sponsorship included supplying the Charlotte Mecklenburg School System with CPR kits and training to the Greater Charlotte Schools.  For more information about the American Heart Association please go to https://www.heart.org/.

Heroes and Legends Gala Sponsorship

The black tie and tennis shoes affair of the year since 2007, the “Heroes and Legends Gala” is Charlotte’s most unique fundraiser, bringing heroes from the hardwood together with heroes from our community for an unforgettable evening of entertainment and celebration.

Proceeds from the “Heroes and Legends Gala” support the Novant Health Community Care Cruiser, a 40-foot mobile clinic providing immunizations, chronic disease care, sports physicals, and preventative care to un- and under- insured children (0-18) in our community, and the Charlotte Hornets Foundation. To learn more about the Novant Health Community Cruiser please go to https://www.novanthealth.org/home/about-us/community-engagement/novant-health-community-care-cruiser.aspx

Hospitality House of Charlotte

MRA is proud to sponsor the Hospitality House of Charlotte. They offer affordable lodging for families of seriously ill loved ones who are fighting cancer, awaiting transplant, or recovering from an injury at a Charlotte area hospital. They provide private bedroom and bath, kitchen, stocked pantry, family room, parking, laundry facilities, and free Wi-Fi. To learn more about the Hospitality House of Charlotte go to https://www.hospitalityhouseofcharlotte.org/.

 

OrthoCarolina Research Institute

Mecklenburg Radiology Associates Musculoskeletal section is and has been actively involved in several research projects with OrthoCarolina.  To learn more about OrthoCarolina Research please go to https://orthocarolinaresearch.org/

Susan G. Komen-Charlotte Affliate- Laugh for the Cure

This is a comedy event with live performances from comedians and both silent and live auctions. This event is to raise money to help local breast cancer survivors and their families. MRA is proud to be a sponsor.
This year one of our radiologists, Dr. Quillin, was honored as a Pink Tie Guy, which is an ambassador to support Susan G. Komen.

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Night

At this Checkers hockey game, the Checkers wore Teal specialty jerseys to be auctioned off after the game. The proceeds were to raise awareness and provide funds for Ovarian Cancer. MRA was a proud sponsor. To learn more about the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation please visit https://www.martintruexjrfoundation.org/

Novant Health Matthews Medical Center Festival of Trees

MRA has traditionally donated a decorated holiday tree, which adds a festive atmosphere in the hospital lobby during the holiday season. The holiday trees are included in a silent auction, which benefits the Novant Health Foundation who supports hospital and community events. To learn ways to support the Novant Health Foundation please go to https://supportnovanthealth.org/

The Annual Susan G. Komen Charlotte Race for the Cure – Race Kickoff Event

The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, the largest series of 5K runs/fitness walks in the world, raises significant funds and awareness for the fight against breast cancer, celebrates breast cancer survivorship, and honors those who have lost their battle with the disease. Since its inception in 1983, the Komen Race for the Cure series has grown in attendance. https://komencharlotte.org/

MRA is the primary sponsor for the Race Kickoff Event.