CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Peter J. Capizzi, double-board certified plastic surgeon, and the team at his Capizzi MD practice announce the creation of the Capizzi MD Foundation. Dedicated to supporting organizations that assist people overcoming challenges or trauma, the Capizzi MD Foundation formalizes the ongoing charitable work of Dr. Capizzi and his medical and office staff.
"My practice has always focused on helping my patients reach their personal goals," said Dr. Peter Capizzi. "I created the Capizzi Foundation in order to extend that mission to organizations that help people live their best lives, even in the face of adversity."
The Capizzi MD Foundation's first beneficiary is Safe Alliance, which supports victims of domestic and sexual violence, and helps people build safe, healthy relationships through a continuum of shelter, legal and advocacy services. The Foundation will be donating aesthetic services to Safe Alliance clients, helping them feel and look better as they embark on a fresh start.
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"We are familiar with Dr. Capizzi's great work in the Charlotte community, and are delighted to be chosen to be the first organization to benefit from the Capizzi MD Foundation," said Mike Blackwelder, Chief Advancement Officer, Safe Alliance. "Our organization's goal is to help our clients successfully move forward with their lives following trauma. I am sure that receiving services from the expert Capizzi MD team will provide a dose of self-confidence to our clients as they move forward in their lives."
If you are In the Charlotte area, please join Dr. Capizzi, the Capizzi MD team and Safe Alliance on May 11, as they celebrate the launch of the Capizzi MD Foundation. RSVP here.
About Dr. Peter Capizzi, M.D.
A nationally renowned, widely published leader in the field of plastic surgery, Dr. Peter J. Capizzi is regarded as the preeminent choice for surgeries and cosmetic procedures of the breast and body. He has performed over 7,000 breast augmentations, with a patient satisfaction rate of over 90 percent, including over 1,700 of the innovative "Gummy Bear" shaped implants.
Dr. Capizzi completed his plastic surgery training at the renowned Mayo Clinic and is double-board certified in both plastic and general surgery. To learn more about Dr. Capizzi and the CapizziMD practice, visit www.capizzimd.com, and join the discussion on Facebook and Twitter.
About Safe Alliance
Safe Alliance is a United Way of the Central Carolinas member agency, which supports victims of domestic and sexual violence, as well as child abuse, and helps people build safe, healthy relationships. They do this through a continuum of shelter, counseling, legal and advocacy services serving over 12,000 people a year in Mecklenburg County and Lake Norman. Thousands more are reached through its educational and prevention programs as well as institutional advocacy efforts. For more information, visit www.safealliance.org.
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