Relay for Life in Muskingum County kicked off it's fundraising Saturday for this year's event.
At Colony Square Mall the "Kroger" team gathered to promote the event and begin fundraising.
"I am a survivor myself and we have a lot of cancer survivors in our store also and some loved ones that have passed from cancer or are survivors .So everyone on our team likes to do that and raise money for the organization," said Martha Holbein Team member/ cancer survivor.
Holbein is an 8 year survivor of breast cancer. She says Relay for Life is her chance to give back.
The event is June 11- 12.