Second Opinion, an Oak Ridge-based physician band, has donated $2,211 to the Hospitality Houses of Methodist Medical Center. The donation was from the bandâ€™s participation in Doc Rock for Health, an annual battle of the bands, which was hosted by the Knoxville Academy of Medicine Alliance at Knoxvilleâ€™s Old City earlier this year.
On June 19, Kim Maes, coordinator of the Hospitality Houses, was presented with the check. The houses have been the bandâ€™s longtime charity of choice for the event. Their participation has helped raise more than $10,000 for the Hospitality Houses.
Methodistâ€™s Hospitality Houses primarily provide free lodging to families and patients who travel to Methodist for cancer treatment, as well as other outpatients who require extended treatment. [Read more…]