Relay For LIfe Looking For Teams To Help In The Fight To Cure Cancer

Once again it's time to form teams for the annual Relay for Life walk for the American Cancer Society. In the event teams walk the track at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction for 18 hours to raise money and awareness for cancer research, treatment, and prevention.

It's also a way to celebrate the survival of those who have struggled with the disease. On top of being a way to combat cancer in its' various forms, the event is meant to be fun for everyone involved.

For more informationon on the event and how to set up a team call the American Cancer Society at 242–9593.

Once again 11 News Colorado is a sponsor of this event, which is scheduled for June 17-18TH. Last year, the American Cancer Society raised more than $190,000. Organizers hope to top the $220,000 dollar mark this year.

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