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Special Yoga Class at Botsford to Raise Funds for Gilda's Club

Farmington Hills, Mich. (September 21, 2011)---Breathe, move and create yoga-energy while helping raise money for Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit. Botsford Hospital and Botsford Cancer Center are hosting a special yoga class-fundraiser led by certified yoga instructor Mark J. Price. He will guide this large group class---open to the public---in an amazing two-hour session that will help to rejuvenate your body and refresh your mind. 
 
Price, a respected local yoga instructor, teaches a weekly yoga workshop that is part of Gilda's Club programs at Botsford Cancer Center. His Tuesdays@Botsford workshop participants have formed a walking team that has registered for the Gilda's Club Family Walk and Health Fair later in October. The team wishes to do their part to raise funds for this club that has supported them emotionally and socially through their, or a loved one's, cancer journey. 
 
Botsford Hospital is helping this walking team reach their fundraising goal by opening up its Community Room for this special yoga class. It will be held on Saturday, October 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. The Community Room is in the Zieger Building on the east side of Botsford Hospital's campus at 28050 Grand River Avenue, Farmington Hills. 
 
This yoga session will be a basic class suitable for all levels. All are welcome. Suggested tax-deductible donation: $10. Bring an exercise mat. To register, please email Mark Price at markprice6@gmail.com. 
 
PHOTO CAPTION: Members of Gilda's Club Tuesday Yoga Workshop, led by Mark J. Price, practice the downward-facing dog pose in a waiting room in the Botsford Cancer Center.

Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330 bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center and a comprehensive care cancer center. Botsford Hospital is also home to an extensive medical education program and is part of Michigan State University's statewide campus system. Botsford Hospital each year cares for approximately 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and more than 600 physicians. A not-for-profit hospital, Botsford provided almost $10.5 million in community benefit during its 2011 fiscal year.

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