Volunteers sought for 2015 American Cancer Society Relay for Life

Staff Report

Planning for the 2015 American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Winnebago County is under way, and volunteers are sought. If you’re committed to fighting cancer and want to put your talents to work, join the local community event leadership team (planning committee) by contacting the local American Cancer Society office in Rockford (4312 E. State St.) and local coordinator Tammy English at (815) 229-1287, option 3, or via email to Tammy.English@cancer.org.

Open house meetings will be Thursday, Nov. 20, and Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Thunder Bay Rockford, 7652 Potawatomi Trail.

Individuals are needed to help with logistics, entertainment, team recruitment, survivor and caregiver activities, and securing community support, food and prizes. Experience is helpful, but not required.

Relay For Life is a family-friendly event that brings the community together to celebrate, remember and fight back against cancer. Relay For Life of Winnebago County will be held in the summer of 2015 at Rockford Christian Schools.

Posted Nov. 12, 2014

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