Relay for LIfe

by Ashley Drane on May 28, 2010 at 11:51 am

One local group is throwing a huge party that goes all night and it’s for a good cause.

Relay for Life is right around the corner and it’s time to get involved. You can join a team or form your own team to walk and raise money for cancer. Chairperson Ann Boyd says each team member’s goal is to raise $100.00 and the money all goes to cancer research.

"One person from each team will walk all night long because cancer never sleep so we don’t sleep," Boyd said.

You can form a team or join one up until the day of the event June 12th by going or by calling Ann Boyd at 674-6722. Boyd says you can even participate by showing up the day of.

"It’s a fun family event we have lots of food people can come down event if your not on a team come down and enjoy the food we have a live auction going on at 5:30. So you can come down get some great auction items get your money into the system for cancer research and there’s activities all night long," Boyd said.

The Relay for Life is June 12th and 13th at the fairgrounds. It goes from 3pm on Saturday till 9am on Sunday.