Jones-Dunklin Cancer Center on track for success


Special to Deltaplex News

The Jefferson Regional Jones-Dunklin Cancer Center is the proud recipient of a $5,000 grant from the Union Pacific Railroad Community Ties Giving Program.

“We are extremely grateful to Union Pacific for this generous gift,” said Brian Thomas, President & CEO of Jefferson Regional. “Our cancer center provides high quality, compassionate care, and this grant will allow us to provide education and more screenings which lead to early detection and better outcomes.”

Union Pacific’s Community Ties Giving Program provides small and medium-sized grants that align with the railroad’s priority cause areas in safety, workforce development and community spaces.

“Union Pacific proudly supports organizations that improve the quality of life where our employees live and work,” said Scott Moore, Senior Vice President – Corporate Relations, Chief Administrative Officer and Union Pacific Foundation President. “Investing in high-quality, nonprofit programs puts our communities in a position for future growth and prosperity.”