Relay for Life of McLean is proud to announce it has found a new home for the event. Kimberly Wright from the Peoria Office of American Cancer Society sits in for an interview with Shelbey Roberts to talk about the new location for the event.
This year's 24-hour event will be held at The Corn Crib in north Normal from 2p.m. Friday, June 22 through 2p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018.
RELAY FOR LIFE OF McLEAN COUNTY
YOUTH ACTIVITIES TO TAKE PLACE BOTH DAYS:
This year, Relay For Life of McLean County will "have youth activities for kids to enjoy on both Friday and Saturday," Wright added.
RELAY 2017 NUMBERS:
Relay For Life of McLean County wrapped up it 23rd annual event raising $300,786.47 at the conclusion of the 2017 event and had 70 teams comprised of 657 participants, and 220 survivors and caregivers at their annual Relay event, held from 4p.m.June 23 to 4p.m. June 25, 2017, at Normal Community High School.
Since it began in McLean County in 1994, Relay For Life of McLean County has raised over $8.3 Million to fight cancer.
PLANNING FOR RELAY 2018:
Planning for our 2018 campaign has begun. Getting involved with Relay For Life of McLean County would be the perfect way to volunteer your time in the fight against cancer. You can find a link to our Relay by visiting www.relayforlife.org/mcleanil.
More information may be obtained by contacting either Catina Struble 309-706-5367 or Steve Robinson at 309-242-7838