In the Community

At MRA we support local charities that have a direct impact on the quality of healthcare and quality of life in our community.  Here are just a few of the ways that MRA is giving back to the community.

Donated Care Since 2010

Lung Force

Lung Cancer is the #1 cancer killer of both men and women in the United States. Lung Force unites women and their loved ones to stand together to raise awareness of lung cancer. In women lung cancer cases have increased by 87% in the last 41 years whereas in men lung cancer has fallen by 35%. 

Ballantyne Ball/Promising Pages

The Ballantyne Ball is an annual charity gala that supports different worthy causes within the community each year. MRA is a proud sponsor and this year the event was a masquerade ball in support of Promising Pages which does wonderful work providing books to children in the underserved neighborhoods of the Charlotte region.

HeartBright Foundation Soiree & Wine Auction

The mission of the HeartBright Foundation is to promote cardiovascular wellness through prevention, awareness, and partnerships in the Charlotte Mecklenburg area. Numerous doctors and volunteers provided the services offered through the wellness clinic.  The Soiree & Wine Auction is the primary fundraising event for Heartbright.  MRA has supported the HeartBright Foundation since 2005.

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 Charlotte-area hospitals. They provide a private bedroom and bath, kitchen, stocked pantry, family room, parking, laundry facilities, and free Wi-Fi.

Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Foundation/Patrons’ Ball

MRA has been the presenting sponsor of the Patrons’ Ball for several years. This event is to support the Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Foundation.  In 2019, the Patron’s Ball raised funds for the new linear accelerator in the Wallace Cancer Center.

Party in Pink/Wind River Wellness Retreats

The Party in Pink is a pink-themed celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness month. MRA was a sponsor of this event hosted by Lake Norman Woman Magazine.  The proceeds will benefit Wind River Wellness Retreats.

Susan G. Komen Charlotte Race for the Cure/Race Kickoff Event

The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure is the largest series of 5K runs/fitness walks in the world. It raises money for and awareness of the fight against breast cancer, celebrates breast cancer survivorship, and honors those who have lost their battle with the disease. MRA is the primary sponsor for the Race Kickoff Event which is hosted locally by the Susan G. Komen Foundation of Charlotte.

HeartBright Invitational

MRA has participated in this event for many years. The to HeartBright Foundation is a local charity clinic in Charlotte, NC. Their mission is to promote healthy lifestyles and provide preventive cardiology programs for local disadvantaged communities.

OrthoCarolina 10k Classic

Mecklenburg Radiology Associates are sponsors and participants in the OrthoCarolina 10KClassic. The proceeds from the event go to support local Charlotte area charities.