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Relay For Life of Sonoma

Friday, July 31, 2015

10 p.m.-10 p.m.

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Sonoma Valley High School
20000 Broadway, Sonoma, CA Map it

31 teams and 86 participants have raised $11,115.35

Total above may not reflect all participants, teams, and donations

Clear the Clutter!


As you may know, Golly McGinty is sponsoring a garage sale at her home this weekend, for the benefit of Sonoma Relay For Life.  What you may not know is that each team may bring items to sell to raise money for their own teams (sorry for the short notice), so if you have any interest in having your own table, please contact me at sonomadede56@att for more information, or contact Golly directly at


The address of the yard sale is 19090 Gehricke Road, Sonoma,  

Saturday, June 27th & 28th  9-3pm


Even if you don't want to participate, stop by and shop and support our cause! Golly is going to have a 15 X 40 foot tent of just craft items.  A craft store went out of business and donated 5 truck loads of stuff . . . Quilting . . . Art . . . Yarn . . . Paper . . . Rubber Stamps . . . Ribbon . . . Sewing . . . Paint . . . .


On another note, if you are planning any fundraising events yourselves, please contact me and I will be sure to post them on the Sonoma Relay For Life Facebook page so the information reaches more people.


Dede Dunegan




Do you have questions about what it means to be a Team Captain?  Are you unsure what kind of fundraiser to have before the event or even at the event?  Do you have someone who wants to make a donation but unsure what to do with it? Where to send it?  Do you know someone who is a cancer survivor and you want to honor them?  Then you are the right person to attend the

"Team Captain Workshop" taking place on Wednesday, June 17th @ 6pm at the Best Western-Krug Center.

 We will have an open door workshop for Team Captains, team members, participants and survivors who have burning questions and want some support.

 Make sure you come....this will be the best time to ask questions about the new starting time and date for the event and how this will work!!

Want to know the exciting changes?  Take a look...

Friday, July 31

9:00am – 3:00pm              Rental equipment delivered   

4:00pm                  Team campsite set up begins

10:00pm                  Welcome Ceremony for overnight campers – Movie, Popcorn

 Saturday, August 1

 7:00am-8:00am           Sunrise breakfast – pancakes, juice

8:00am-9:00am            Registration begins – Participants and Survivors

9:00am-9:15am            Opening Ceremony

9:30am-9:45am            Survivor Lap – Caregiver Lap

10:00am                      Team Fundraising & Entertainment begins

  • New Line up of bands and entertainment
  • Great on-site fundraisers
  • Guest speakers


12:00pm                       Lunch served

All day                          Entertainment

5:00pm                         Dinner – set out luminaria bags

  • Fill bags with birdseeds and candles


8:30pm-10:00pm           Luminaria Ceremony and walk begins

10:00pm                       Closing Ceremony

Midnight                       Event ends.             

Sunday, August 2

Picking up of rentals

 ARE YOU A CANCER SURVIVOR? We would love to send you an invitation to THE SURVIVOR RECEPTION & CELEBRATION happening in July.  Make sure you register before the event since we have limited seating!!  If you know anyone who has never been to this event, ask them to register also. 


 The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all. Today, with the support of thousands of volunteers like you, the American Cancer Society is helping save more than 400 lives a day. And we won't stop until we finish the fight against cancer! Please join us!

Relay For Life Luminaria Ceremony

Remember or honor a loved one who has battled cancer with a luminaria tribute bag >>

Relay For Life Cancer Survivor Lap

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Top Participants
  1. Emerald Club Golly McGinty - $3,000.00
  2. Jade Club Jenise Kneeland - $1,250.00
  3. Gold Club Kathleen Herrera - $500.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Bronze Club Just Old Friends - $3,100.00
  2. Rising Star Team Sonoma Market - $1,250.00
  3. #TeamKaitlynstrong - $660.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Curves - NCTP       ($92.00)