Winter event to benefit cancer society

The Hilton Head Unit of the American Cancer Society and Hilton Head Hospital will present the 11th annual Winter Benefit on Feb. 11 in the Champions Ballroom at the Harbour Town Club in Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island. Proceeds benefit the society's life-saving programs and services. Co-chairpeople are Gary Thomas, an oncologist on Hilton Head, and Lorraine Champion, a radiation oncologist on Hilton Head and in Savannah. An elegant social hour and gourmet dinner are offered along with dancing to the music of The Headliners. Live and silent auctions will be held. Tickets are available at: 843-842-5188, www.cancer.org, nancy.wellard@cancer.org