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Relay For Life of Detroit

Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14, 2015


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Marygrove College
8425 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, MI Map it

35 teams and 249 participants have raised $75,963.94

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

Congratulations Relay For Life of Detroit for making this year's relay a great success!!!


To all of the inspirational survivors, caregivers, team captains and participants who raised THOUSANDS of dollars in the fight against cancer ----- THANK YOU!

 Applause! Applause! for some very special people and award winners from the event!


Top Fundraising Individual - BUNNI THORNTON of the Dynamite Delta Steppers

Rookie Team of the Year - CSSSF, INC.

Best Decorated Campsite - WE WALK BY FAITH

Team Spirit - STILL TO COME! - Challenge  is for the team that raises the most money between relay and July 20, they will receive this award at the Wrap Up Party on July 30!  HELP US REACH OUR GOAL BY AUG. 31 OF $85,000!



July 30, 2015

Kappa House

269 Erskine, Detroit, MI

6 - 8 pm

All ELT and Team Captains are invited to attend!


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We are thankful to all the businesses and organizations

that support the Relay For Life of Detroit!


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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. Ruby Club Personal Donation Made Bunni Thornton - $6,564.00
  2. Emerald Club Personal Donation Made Anice Upshaw - $4,099.00
  3. Emerald Club Cynthia Derden - $3,492.78

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Sapphire Team Dynamite Delta Steppers - $19,247.98
  2. Gold Team DC Walkers for Wellness - $6,606.50
  3. Gold Team CHI Lytes - $6,335.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority       ($3,221.05)
  2 -  Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc       ($720.00)