Relay For Life- It all started with one man who had a vision…

Posted by on Jun 17, 2014 in ,

Relay For Life- It all started with one man who had a vision…

To continue our community focus this month on the Relay For Life I will be explaining the history of Relay For Life and how it became an extremely successful and popular fundraising event around the country. You might be looking at the word history and think to yourself “boring” however, this story is an inspiring story of one man who made a difference in the world and we can all learn from him. For 28 years, Relay For Life has provided inspiration and hope for millions of...

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Relay For Life- Creating more birthdays means more cake!

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in ,

Relay For Life- Creating more birthdays means more cake!

For the month of June we will work to bring awareness to Relay For Life in Belchertown, an event that Melissa Bail chose for her community focus. The Relay For Life is an organized overnight community fundraising walk for The American Cancer Society. Members of each team take turns walking around the track and the teams camp out around the track. It is a family-friendly environment fun for the entire community! The American Cancer Society raises money to help all types of...

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No “Butts” About It!

Posted by on Nov 18, 2010 in , ,

On this day, November 18, 2010 The American Cancer Society kicks off yet another year of their Great American Smokeout campaign. In hopes of decreasing the number of smokers, this campaign is used to help jumpstart the quitting process for those who are willing to give up smoking for the designated “smoke out” day. By decreasing the number of smokers in the world it will help increase the value of life to those who decide to quit smoking. The risks involved in smoking are...

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