The Relay For Life of St Clair Shores will have its Kick-off Celebration on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at the St Clair Shores Senior Activity Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the program beginning at 7 p.m..
Relay For Life
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Monday, June 11, 2012
The 14th Relay For Life of St Clair Shores raised over $168,000 for the American Cancer Society. Did you relay? Share your story and photos from the event at Blossom Heath Park.
Friday, June 8, 2012
Cancer survivors, their families, those who lost a loved one and their supporters took part in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life in St. Clair Shores. The 24-hour fundraiser stepped off at noon Friday in Blossom Heath Park.
Hundreds of walkers are taking part in the 14th American Cancer Society Relay for Life of St. Clair Shores in Blossom Heath Park. A record 58 teams comprised of walkers from all ages signed up and donated to the event, including Ardmore Elementary School which held a recess relay and raised $719 for the Relay for Life.
Hundreds of volunteers, cancer survivors and their families will take part in the Relay for Life Friday at Blossom Heath Park.
After months of training, fund raising and planning, the annual St. Clair Shores Relay for Life steps off at noon in Blossom Heath Park. Dozens of teams are collecting donations with a goal of nearly $157,000. Those participating in the Relay for Life conducted a number of unique fundraisers and reason for participating including: The walk begins at noon, and the entire event to raise funds to fight cancer. It is open to the public. For a complete listing of events during the Relay, visit the Relay for Life event page.
Friday, May 4, 2012
Jefferson Middle School is hosting a book fair to raise funds for the school's Relay for Life team.
One dollar can make a big difference in today in St. Clair Shores. For $1, book lovers can select a book from a wide selection of donated books at the Book Fair at Jefferson Middle School. That $1 for a book not only allows individuals to learn something new, or travel to a far-off land, but the sale of each book goes to the Jefferson Relay for Life Team Patriots. The team is comprised of nearly 100 students. These students donate their time to hold a variety of fundraisers and participate in the Relay for Life in June. "They are sacrificing for others," said teacher Sarah Bowman. "They work really hard and are an awesome group of kids." The book fair, which is staffed by volunteers including parents, grandparents and members of the …
Friday, April 27, 2012
A pair of fundraisers are planned this weekend in St. Clair Shores. Secret Treasures Resale & Polka-Dot Boutique will be donating a percentage of Friday's sales to the American Cancer Society. A garage sale on E Street will also be donating the proceeds f
Garage sale for Relay For Life A Relay For Life fundraiser will be held 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 26325 E Street (between Bon Brae and Bon Heur off Harper). All the money raised throught the sale of items at the garage sale will be donated to a Relay For Life team. Secret Treasures Resale to donate sales Secret Treasures Resale & Polka-Dot Boutique will be having a fundraiser from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Friday for the American Cancer Society. Ten percent of all sales during the fundraiser will be donated to the 2012 Relay For Life of Harrison Township.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Kris Rice has battled cancer and now works tirelessly for others who have the disease.
A small itch ended up scratching the surface of a major life-changing event for Kris Rice. Rice, a married mother of two boys, had just had a mammogram a couple of months before she was diagnosed on June 2, 2006, with breast cancer at the age of 48. "It turned out to be stage 4," said Rice, who added that doctors determined she had been living with the lump in her breast for two and a half years. That diagnosis changed the course of her life, and many others. Her doctors did a lumpectomy, then a partial mastectomy and then a full mastectomy in addition to chemo and radiation. When she thought that the cancer was gone, something inside of her said to have a mastectomy on her other breast, which had cancer. "My surgeon kept saying listen to …
Friday, June 3, 2011
Hundreds gather in Blossom Heath Park for the St. Clair Shores Relay for Life.
Cancer survivors, their families and supporters will be walking and raising funds until noon Saturday in Blossom Heath Park. The public is invited to join the walk and contribute to the fight against cancer.