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Lake Zurich Area Relay for Life Kickoff is Feb. 8

Relay for Life raises money for cancer research and spreads cancer awareness.

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Lake Zurich/Wauconda/Island Lake will hold its annual kick-off event from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 8 at Wauconda High School Cafeteria.

Learn what's new with Relay in 2013, register your team, enjoy some refreshments  and hear performances from: Lake Zurich High School's Bear Voices
Wauconda High School's Connor and Mikayla Ciesil, and WHS's Katie Aquino.Vote for your favorite singers with donations, and the winner will perform at Relay in June. 

The Relay will be held June 1-2

Friends, neighbors, cancer survivors, caregivers and anyone interested in learning more about Relay For Life are encouraged to attend. 

The kick-off event offers information about the American Cancer Society’s mission of saving lives faster by helping people stay well, helping people get well, finding cures and fighting back. Refreshments will be served.

Relay For Life is an overnight event where teams of local businesses, schools, churches, community groups and families build awareness and raise funds - prior to and at the event — to fight cancer. While the main objective of Relay For Life is to raise money for cancer research and cancer patients, the event helps spread cancer awareness, celebrate the lives of survivors, remember those who lost their lives to cancer and unite a community in the fight against cancer. 

 

 

 

Kickoff:When: Friday, Feb. 8th from 7-9pm
Where: Wauconda High School Cafeteria
What: Learn what's new with Relay in 2013, register your team, enjoy some refreshments, remember why we Relay, and hear performances from: 
LZHS Bear Voices
WHS's Connor & Mikayla Ciesil
WHS's Katie Aquino
Vote for your favorite with donations, and the winner will perform at Relay in June!If your team is registered online with 5 team members online and $50 in registration fees paid (which count toward fundraising totals) BEFORE kickoff, each registered team member will receive Relay bam-bams to use at the event! And, we'll have more info at Kickoff about other themed-hour items your team can earn throughout the season by reaching simple team milestones!All friends, family, neighbors, co-workers - anyone who wants to help fight cancer - is welcome! See everyone there!

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