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Friday June 5, 2015
Oregon High School
210 S 10th St, Oregon, IL Map it
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EVENT GOAL: $69,200
Thank you so much to everyone who participated in the
2015 Relay For Life of Ogle County!
We are truly grateful for your continued support in the fight against cancer!
We are at 93% to our goal of $69,200!
Thank you to our top individual fundraisers:
Karen Virnoche $17,814.49
Mary Hoernecke $2,665.00
Blake Horras $2,310.00
Hannah Miller $1,000.00
Thank you to our Top Fundraising Teams:
Sapphire Team: The Buffaloes
Gold Team: Driven Disciples
Silver Team: Oregon UMC, Nippon Sharyo Manufacturing, Muskie Mary's Marchers
Bronze Teams: The Warriors, Forreston Mutual Relay For Life Team
Rising Stars: Stillman Stompers, Byron Station WIN Walkers, Kelly’s Angels, Go Hawkeyes
American Cancer Society Action Cancer Network (ACS CAN)
ACS CAN is the nation’s leading cancer advocacy organization that is working every day to make cancer issues a national priority and is holding lawmakers accountable for their words and their actions. We demand that our leaders not only talk about fighting cancer but take real steps toward decreasing the number of people suffering and dying from cancer. CONGRATS to our Relay For Life Event of Ogle County, we reached our goal of 10 ACS CAN club members! Let’s exceed our goal and make our voices heard! For more information on becoming a member contact Tammy English at Tammy.English@cancer.org.
TOGETHER WE CAN REACH OUR GOAL! To break it down that is $250 a team or $50 a participant to get to our goal. While that seems hefty, every dollar raised helps us get closer to our goal. $100 could give a cancer patient a free wig or give 10 cancer patients a ride to treatment. Please remember that you can continue to turn in donations until August 31st, 2015 and they can be counted towards your fundraising goal! Also, don’t forget to check your email if you raised over $250 individually, certificates will begin to be emailed within 12 days of our event.
Here are some event fundraising ideas that you can use to get us to our goal:
WRAP UP MEETING will be held on Wednesday, July 7th at 6:00pm at Byron City Hall, all team captains and members are encouraged to attend to give feedback and receive your team certificate!
Please be sure thank your Event Leadership Team:
Shannon Cremeens, Hannah Hosseini, Sheryl Meeker, Karen Virnoche-Brown, Mary Hoernecke, Sean Hosseini, Wendy Pendergrass, Blake Horras, Becky Little and Linda Tarpley
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!
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