Divine Divas Benefit Concert & Silent Auction

Divine Divas

Thalian Association Community Theatre (TACT) is pleased to announce Divine Divas, a special two-night concert to benefit She ROCKS (Research Ovarian Cancer Knowledge Support) and TACT. Divine Divas will be presented on the 2nd Street Stage in the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center Friday April 21 & Saturday April 22, 2017 at 7:30 pm.

The concert will feature twelve well known actresses from the local theatre community and performers from TACT Youth Theatre program performing iconic songs from the American Musical Theatre Songbook. The show will be directed by Mike Thompson with music direction by Denice Hopper. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at thalian.org or 910-251-1788.

A silent auction will be offered at each performance with fabulous items including, restaurant and hotel packages, jewelry, yacht parties, healthy & beauty packages and 2D and 3D artwork.


Saturday April 21 & 22, 2017
at 7:30 pm both nights

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Divine Divas

About Thalian Association Community Theatre
Established in 1788, Thalian Association Community Theatre is a non-profit, membership organization dedicated to enhancing the Cape Fear region through live community theatre and arts education. Thalian Association Community Theatre produces five major productions annually on the Main Stage at historic Thalian Hall, five productions at the Red Barn Studio and professionally manages the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center for the City of  Wilmington. The youth theatre program offers training and performance opportunities for children age seven through high school seniors. In 2007, Thalian Association Community Theatre was designated North Carolina’s Official Community Theater by the state legislature. For more information, go to  www.thalian.org.

3rd Annual Golf Tournament 2017

Thank you all for helping raising over $17,000 for funding locally for
Zimmer Cancer Center patient support!
Thank you to all of our sponsors, donors and everyone who participated… You ROCK!
We cannot thank you all enough!

Special Thank you’s to our presenting Sponsor was Live Oak,
along with our additional sponsors: Shutter Production, New Hanover Regional ,
Pawn USA, First Citizens and International Minute Press.

golf tournament fundraiser


Saturday April 15, 2017
Shotgun Start 9:00 am

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3rd annual golf tournament fundraiser she rocks event 2017


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Gift Recognition at Zimmer Cancer Center

“We are very appreciative of the generosity and support of She Rocks,” said Henry Hawthorne, administrator of oncology at NHRMC Zimmer Cancer Center. “This donation allows us to provide all chemotherapy and infusion patients with more than just comfortable chairs – it gives them control over their environment by giving heat and massage options.”

She ROCKS donated $60,000 to the New Hanover Regional Medical Center Foundation to purchase 35 chairs for the new infusion suite at NHRMC Zimmer Cancer Center.

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Recognition will include a photo opportunity and words of thanks by
John Gizdic, NHRMC President & CEO;
Henry Hawthorne, Administator Oncology;
and Schorr Davis, Vice President of Development and Executive Director at NHRMC Foundation.

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Thursday, February 2nd at 3:00 pm

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4th Annual She ROCKS Inc. Fundraiser Luncheon 2017

Date Ovarian Cancer Fundraiser Luncheon 2017

Tuesday September 12, 2017

11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Our Speaker will be Shannon Miller

Olympic Champion Shannon Miller To Speak at 4th Annual She ROCKS Luncheon

She ROCKS, a local 501c3 dedicated to raising money to fund research for ovarian cancer, announced that Olympic champion Shannon Miller will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 She ROCKS Luncheon. The 4th annual event will be held September 12, 2017 at the Wilmington Convention Center.

She ROCKS (Research Ovarian Cancer Knowledge Support) exists to bring awareness and attention to ovarian cancer through funding groundbreaking research, and by helping women who are undergoing treatment for cancer. The organization is solely committed to these pursuits and it gives every penny that it takes in toward these goals.

Since its inception in 2014, She ROCKS has raised more than $560,000, including nearly $200,000 in 2016. The nonprofit has given $326,000 to UNC Lineberger Cancer Center to fund ovarian cancer research, and gifted 39 chemo chairs to the new infusion suite at the recently renovated NHRMC Zimmer Cancer Center. Additionally, She ROCKS funds various support initiatives for patients undergoing chemotherapy, including monthly gas cards, wig purchases, and Tervis Tumblers to remind patients to stay hydrated through treatment.

“We started with a personal passion and a vision,” said Quinn, “and then took our message to our community. The generous response has been beyond our wildest dreams, and it just keeps growing. Bringing a speaker of Shannon Miller’s stature to our luncheon shows how much momentum is behind our efforts. We are profoundly grateful.”

The most decorated Olympic gymnast in American history, Shannon Miller won seven Olympic medals, nine World Championship medals and is a member of 11 Halls of Fame. She is the only female athlete to be inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame twice. She was honored for her individual accomplishments in 2006 and as part of the team in 2008. Miller is also a noted TV personality and radio host, an author, and an entrepreneur who runs a thriving namesake business: Shannon Miller Lifestyle.

Miller also quickly points with pride to her other distinguished titles: wife, mother and cancer survivor.

After retiring from Olympic competition, Miller received her undergraduate degrees in marketing and entrepreneurship from the University of Houston and her law degree from Boston College. She then moved from Olympic athlete to advocate for the health and wellness of women and children.

Central to this mission, she launched Shannon Miller Lifestyle: Health and Fitness for Women, along with a series of fitness books, DVDs, and a content-based website in July 2010. With programs, partnerships, and articles, Miller seeks to empower women to make their health a priority through education and awareness.

In January 2011, Miller was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian cancer. She had the baseball size tumor removed successfully and followed up with an aggressive chemotherapy regimen. She is now cancer-free and remains open and public about her diagnosis and treatment.

“She ROCKS promotes the duty of women to help one another in whatever ways possible,” said Miller. “What a perfect complement to my organization’s goal of creating partnerships and programs that educate, motivate and inspire all women to be their best.”

“We are so honored to have Shannon Miller speak at our luncheon,” said Beth Quinn, who founded She ROCKS with Mary Barto and Tracy Brown. “Shannon’s story of hope, strength and perseverance is universal. It resonates with cancer patients, to be sure, but also serves as a reminder to everyone. People rave about her inspirational message and warmth, and we in Wilmington are very fortunate to be able to hear her speak in person.”

[Written by Odette Arnold]

Shannon Miller is 7-time Olympic Medalist
and will be speaking next year at our luncheon!

Click here to learn more about Shannon >


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Sponsorship Opportunities


Teal Sponsor $5000.00

2 tables ( 20 seats) with priority placement at luncheon
Corporate table recognition and acknowledgement in the event presentation
Recognition in media releases, website and Facebook page
Logo placement in the event program

Hope Sponsor $2500.00

One table ( 10 seats) with priority placement at the luncheon
Corporate table recognition at Luncheon
Recognition on website and Facebook page
Logo placement in event program

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3rd Annual She ROCKS Inc. Fundraiser Luncheon 2016


Wednesday September 7, 2016
11:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Thank you all for the support & attending the luncheon!
We are very grateful!

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Presenting Sponsor  | $10,000 (Only 1 available)

•    3 Tables (30 seats) with priority placement at the luncheon
•    Recognition from the podium at the luncheon
•    Corporate table recognition and Sponsorship recognition in the event presentation
•    Logo placement on all event advertising and press releases
•    Recognition in all media releases, website, and Facebook page
•    Logo Placement in event program

Thank You New Hanover Regional Medical Center!


Teal Sponsor | $5,000

•    2 tables (20 seats) with priority placement at luncheon
•    Corporate table recognition and acknowledgement in event presentation
•    Recognition in media releases, website, Facebook page
•    Logo placement in the event program

Live_Oak_Bank_Teal_Sponsor  Crescent Moon Logo

Thank You Live Oak Bank & Crescent Moon!


Hope Sponsor | $2,500

•    One table (10 seats) with priority placement at the luncheon
•    Corporate table recognition at the luncheon
•    Recognition on website and Facebook page
•    Logo placement in event program


Thank You Fiore Fine Flowers!

And Thank You to all our sponsors!


Thank you all for the support & attending the luncheon!
We are very grateful!


2nd Annual Golf Tournament 2016

Thank you all for helping raising over $10,000 for funding locally for
Zimmer Cancer Center patient support!
Thank you to all of our sponsors, donors and everyone who participated… You ROCK!



Monday May 2, 2016

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For more details, please call:

Brittany Fountain

Daniel Fountain
(571) 414-9230


1st Annual Cut-A-thon

1051 Salon & Spa hosted She ROCKS first annual Cut-A-Thon!
Services that were offered during our event were
Haircuts, TEAL Hair Extensions, Lash Extensions TEAL Color, and 10 minute Chair Massages.

Thank You to everybody who was involved with and contributed to
the success of our first annual CUT-A-THON!
With the help of our sponsors, partners, and patrons, we raised close to $10,000 !!

All proceeds benefit She ROCKS, Inc. supporting those going through cancer treatment at Wilmington Zimmer Cancer Center.


September 14, 2015
9:00 am – 6:00 pm

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Below are links to the press our event received:

1051 Salon & Spa / She Rocks 1st annual CUT-A-THON – WECT
1051 Salon & Spa / She Rocks 1st annual CUT-A-THON – FOX


2nd Annual She ROCKS Inc. Fundraiser Luncheon 2015

Shedding the Light on a Silent Cancer
Ovarian Cancer Research at UNC

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Vickie Bae-Jump, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center
Kristen Dalton Wolfe, Miss USA 2009

Keynote Remarks:

Jack Barto, CEO NHRMC
Dr. Walter Gajewski, Zimmer Cancer Center
Thank you to all of our Sponsors, Table Hosts & Guests! Simply amazing!

New Hanover Regional Medical Hospital (NHRMC), Henry and Roya Weyerhauser, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS),
Julia’s Florist, Chip Hemingway, Reed Jewelers, MP International Minute Press,
Rose Zimmer, Kelly Woodbury, Pierpan Family Dentistry, First Citizens Bank, Live Oak Bank, First Bank,
ROSEMARK Commercial Group, 1051 Salon & Spa, Goodness Gracie.
Special thanks to Chris Riley and Stephanie G Hackney DDS!




September 17, 2015
11:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Thank you everyone!





2015 SHE ROCKS 5k Team

Plantation Building Corp Half Marathon and Connected Home 5K


Sunday, May 3, 2015

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7:30 am – Half Marathon Run & 5K
6:45 am – Half Marathon Walk or Walk/Run

“Our race charity is SHE ROCKS, a local non-profit with a mission to raise awareness and funds to combat ovarian cancer. We’re doing this in cooperation with Cape Fear CREW’s (Commercial Real Estate Women) participation in the race. Part of each SHE ROCKS 5K Team entry will go to this great non-profit established by Beth Quinn. If you ran the race last year you’ll know that Beth did the Connected Home 5K while undergoing treatment for ovarian cancer. Thankfully, Beth is cancer free this year and is helping other women through the work of her non-profit. We’re extremely proud to have Beth back this year since she was such an inspiration to all of us in 2014.”  -5 Star Race Productions

More Race Overview and Information
Register was Here

1st Annual Golf Tournament 2015

The First Annual She ROCKS Golf Tournament was a huge success!
We raised over $10,000 that will be used to provide patient support locally at the Zimmer Cancer Center
at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. This helps to raise funds for research of ovarian cancer and support those going through cancer treatment locally.

Thank you to all of our sponsors, donors and everyone who participated… You ROCK!


Saturday, March 21, 2015

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