(The following is a press release from Forrest General Hospital.)
HATTIESBURG, Miss. – (January 29, 2016) This year's Spirit of Women Spring Event, will feature an inspiring presentation by Leigh Anne Tuohy – as well as a chance to meet the recipients of the 11th Annual Spirit in Action Awards.
The event will take place on Thursday, March 31 at the Lake Terrace Convention Center at 11:30 a.m.
Leigh Anne Tuohy is the matriarch of the Tuohy family featured in Michael Lewis's New York Times best-selling book, The Blind Side. Her talks are among the most inspiring in the world, bringing audiences to their feet and challenging everyone to turn around, identify the need, and help.
The event will also feature the 2016 Spirit in Action Awards, honoring Pine Belt residents for their work in making their community a healthier, safer and more inspirational place to live.