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Relay For Life Calendar



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344 East Main Street, Cadiz
To Add Events to the Relay For Life Calendar,
email
ddickerson@wkdzradio.com 


 
Fund raising events like Relay For Life® are critical to the American Cancer Society's work.  The money you donate empowers us to make a real difference in the lives of all people touched by cancer.  Just look at some of the incredible work your donations make possible!  The compassionate hearts of donors like you is the driving force that makes it all possible!  We can continue to make a real difference – together!

VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT: 
www.relayforlife.org/trigg 

 

 If your Relay team has an event or fundraiser for the holidays, send your information to ddickerson@wkdzradio.com, and we will be happy to promote your event on the air.
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Trigg County will contribute more than $87,000 to continue fighting cancer through the American Cancer Society for 2014. 

Click Here For Trigg Co. Relay For Life Totals 1998 - 2012

 To Find Local Resources and Support, Click Here

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Christian County Relay For Life 2014 raised approximately $113,000 to aid in the fight against cancer with the American Cancer Society.


 

2014 Events


The American Cancer Society's patient service program, Road to Recovery, is available for residents in Trigg County. The Road To Recovery program provides transportation to and from treatment for people who have cancer and do not have a ride, or are unable to drive themselves.  Local volunteers are trained and screened by the ACS and donate their time and the use of their cars so that patients can receive the life-saving treatments they need.  For more information or to make arrangements for transportation, call 1-800-227-2345.  If you are interested in being a Road To Recovery volunteer, contact the same number. Information:  www.cancer.org, or call the American Cancer Society at 800-227-2345.  Why We Fundraise:  www.relayforlife.org/Learn/WhyWeFundraise/index

The Commonwealth Wild Cards would like to invite you to join their Relay For Life team - you don't need to be local to Cadiz, just willing to help raise money for Relay. Everyone doing a little bit can make a big contribution to the fight against cancer. Click the link for more information.  http://main.acsevents.org/goto/WildCards

Learning to Live with Cancer - Meeting Schedule - All meetings will be held at 4:30 PM and programs will begin at 5:00 PM. First Tuesday Meetings each month will be Potluck at the Pennyroyal Center's Community Services Building. All other meetings will be held at the Doctor's Pavilion Lower Conference E. unless otherwise noted. Click Here to see  the meeting flyer.

THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY NEEDS YOU TO VOLUNTEER! What is your role in the fight against cancer? The answer could be as simple as driving your car. For many cancer patients, getting to and from treatment is one of their toughest challenges. The American Cancer Society needs volunteer drivers to help provide transportation for people in your community. Through the gift of a lift in your car, you can help patients take one more step on the road to recovery.  If you’re an employer, consider setting aside a few hours a month for your staff to volunteer. In that short time, your accountant, administrative assistant, or CEO could help cancer patients take one more step on the road to recovery Get in the driver’s seat in the fight against cancer. To find out more, call your American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.
 




We have a limited number of Pink Out 2014 t-shirts available (for a donation). Large and X-tra Large. Stop by the studios of WKDZ/WHVO

 


Are YOU on a Relay For Life Team? Is your Business or your Employer a part of Relay For Life? Do you wish you could contribute in some way? The Good News is...YOU CAN!  Email Dan Dickerson about your wish for being on a Relay For Life Team, or helping with the Relay For Life in some way. Together, we can make a difference for 2015! WHO IS YOUR WHY?




December


December 19, Friday

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM - The Ms. Fits Relay For Life Team will have their annual Christmas Bake Sale, just in time for the holidays.
The sale will be held inside Gary's Main Street Pizza, which is located across from Hancock's Neighborhood Market. Items for sale include holiday cookie platters, fudge, candies, assorted breads, and cakes.  Many items are packaged for gift giving. Let the Ms. Fits do your holiday baking this year.



December 20, Saturday

 


2:00 PM -
The 2nd Annual Christian County Relay For Life "Celebrate A Life Tree" will be located at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville. The holidays are not always joyful for families that have been affected by cancer. The Celebrate A Life Tree allows us to celebrate the lives of our cancer survivors and heroes. Individuals may purchase ornaments in celebration of loved ones. The ornaments are placed on the tree for all to enjoy throughout the holiday season. Similar to the luminaria ceremony, there will be words of encouragement and songs of praise before the names of the honorees are read. Ornaments may be taken home after the ceremony. To purchase ornaments or for more information email Edith Marcum or email Shawn Langston. Get the Order Form HereSee The  Event Flyer!



January 2015



January 31, Saturday

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Annual Relay Kick-Off Pancake Breakfast, First Baptist Church, Hopkinsville. $5.00 Donation.