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Money goes to cancer center

Published: Saturday, March 22, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

ROCKFORD – More than 500 supporters attended SwedishAmerican Foundation’s annual fundraising gala cruise, March 1 at Giovanni’s.

Nearly $174,000 was raised to benefit the SwedishAmerican Regional Cancer Center, which opened in October.

The hospital has clinics in Davis Junction, Byron, and Rochelle.

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