Hospital tree lighting is today

Lexington Medical Center will hold its annual Share Your Love with a Light tree lighting at 4 p.m. today in the atrium of the hospital’s north tower, 2720 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia.

The annual tree lighting is part of the Volunteer Auxiliary’s Share Your Love with a Light fundraiser. Throughout the month, lights can be purchased for $5 in honor of friends, family members or others. Each person will receive a card about the donationand his or her name will be included in a display in the hospital’s first floor lobby throughout the holidays. Proceeds will benefit patients who need help paying for prescriptions and other medical care items.

Checks can be made to Lexington Medical Center Auxiliary and dropped off at the hospital or mailed to 2720 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC 29169. For other details, call (803) 791-2573.