Gallery: Community comes together at McLeod during Relay For Life

18 June, 2017, 01:23 | Author: Lorraine Moran
  • Luminara bags line the track Friday evening at the 21st Annual Stutsman County Relay for Life. Tom La Venture  The Sun

"In addition, Relays for Life bring knowledge about the services provided by the American Cancer Society to residents of our county in need".

Relay for Life Event Chair Patsy Bernier has a personal connection to Relay-her 28-year-old stepdaughter recently tested positive for the breast cancer susceptibility gene and underwent a double mastectomy just a few days prior to the event.

The goal was to raise $72,000 dollars. Four million people participated in more than 6,000 events worldwide past year. The American Cancer Society has won 47 Nobel Prize winning researches out of 207. 47. As the survivors pass by, clapping and celebrating to the upbeat music, the memories of all those lost over the years surfaces, too. Crews were also sent to cover Relay activities in Atlanta and in a California location.

Luminara bags line the track Friday evening at the 21st Annual Stutsman County Relay for Life.

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Harbaruk says participant numbers have dwindled the past few years, adding the Kamloops branch is considering a different type of event for next year's fundraiser. "We're here to raise money for the American Cancer Society", said Eric Witham, one of the event organizers.

At dusk, the bags became aglow thanks to battery-powered candles and glow sticks that were placed inside them by event volunteers.

According to the American Cancer Society, at least 1-in-3 women and 1-in-2 men in the US will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes.

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