BRIEF: News-Sentinel team raising funds for cancer research
Apr 28, 2012 (Menafn - Lodi News-Sentinel - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) --The News-Sentinel's Relay for Life team will collect donations, register cancer survivors and sell luminaries from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today in front of Kmart, 520 S. Cherokee Lane.
The team will also sell 1 raffle tickets for a red beach cruiser donated by City Bikes. All of the money raised will go to the Relay for Life event, which is a 24-hour walk on June 2 that raises awareness and money for the American Cancer Society.
Cancer survivors can register for free today. They will get a T-shirt and also be able to participate in a dinner on May 10. At Relay, there is a Survivor Lap, and breakfast and lunch are free.
The team will also be selling 10 luminaries -- decorated bags lit with candles -- in honor or memory of someone who battled cancer.
Contact reporter Maggie Creamer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Read her blog at www.lodinews.com/blogs/citybuzz.
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