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    Who is going to be participating in a Relay for Life event this spring/summer? Please let us know if you are and when it's taking place!

    Asked by KarenG_WN on Friday, May 4, 2012

    Who is going to be participating in a Relay for Life event this spring/summer? Please let us know if you are and when it's taking place!

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    • Cindy's Avatar

      I participated in our Relay for Life last weekend and sold hats that I crocheted. We do ours before it gets too hot here in Yuma Arizona where the high temperatures are over 100 degrees for 4 or more months.

      almost 9 years ago
    • copland16's Avatar

      This will be my 4th year participating. It is June 8-9 at Braintree High School in Braintree, MA. I can't wait! My team is doig a rollerskating fundraiser

      almost 9 years ago
    • TubThumping's Avatar

      I'm participating at the Reston, VA event this weekend, May 12-13. Last year my goal was to make one loop around the track. It's amazing the difference a year makes.

      almost 9 years ago
    • tlucas5's Avatar

      We actually have a Relay for Life team we are Team: Hunting For A Cure in honor of my 7 year old nephew who has been recently diagnosed with cancer.In our family we have lost so many loved ones I have lost my mother , aunts , uncles ,and cousins but as a team we have hope and faith For my nephew Hunter.Are walk will be June 15th in Luray , Virginia

      almost 9 years ago
    • survivor1's Avatar

      Our Polk County relay is June 9th and 10th this year in Independence Or. My husband has been team captain for the fire/ems department for 4 years. This year it really hit home with my diagnosis of bc in Jan. I'm very excited to be participating as a survivor this year. We will be doing a packing for a cure relay where we invited teams from neighboring fire stations to relay with us, only they will be in turn outs, and breathing from SCBAs walking. So far we have a wonderful interest and looks like it will be a fun event.

      almost 9 years ago
    • LizC's Avatar

      Our Relay For Life is June 29-30. This is my first year to participate and I'm very excited! I am team captain for Laps For Liz. I have so many great friends joining me to honor and remember loved ones battling cancer.

      almost 9 years ago
    • akristine's Avatar

      I did a Relay for Life on April 14-15 at the University of San Francisco (CA) and will do another at Crissy Field in San Francisco on August 4-5 to honor my friend Barbara who lost her battle April 22. There will be at least six luminaria to honor family and friends.

      almost 9 years ago
    • HopefulJourney's Avatar

      Hi Karen im on a relay commitee
      and this will be my 2nd year going on a relay for life!

      almost 9 years ago
    • oceanblue24's Avatar

      I participated this past weekend with my husband/caregiver. Ours is held in our hometown in Pa. I'm not sure what the final $ total was but the love total was enormous!!!! I usually stop by to buy a luminary for my mom but this year I'm the one with the survivor in treatment luminary! A great way to raise money for cancer!!!

      almost 9 years ago
    • mamajltc's Avatar

      My (now) 17 year old daughter is doing it for the 3rd year in a row, in honor of her dad, who was diagnosed almost 3 years ago with colon cancer...i chaperone. Although this will be the last year that they need a chaperone, I will continue to be with these wonderful kids every year.

      almost 9 years ago
    • ibcword's Avatar

      Our Salem Oregon event is in July. My work has fundraisers every year and we have a great team. This will be my first year to participate as a survivor.

      almost 9 years ago
    • veedub's Avatar

      me, me! june 8 in san francisco sunset district. i just registereed, copied to facebook, and i already had someone donate. Intarwebs FTW!!

      almost 8 years ago

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