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Relay For Life of Long Beach

Saturday, June 04, 2016

9 a.m.

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Millikan High School
2800 Snowden Ave, Long Beach, CA Map it

21 teams and 309 participants have raised $38,674.57

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

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 Start a Team

Gather up your friends, family, co-workers, and neighbors and create your own team!!

  Join a Team

Join your family and friends who have already started a team!!


Every dollar counts towards funding a cure!!


We are always looking for motivated people to help with the "behind the scenes" stuff that makes Relay happen.  If you are interested in helping out, contact Nancy ( or Gail (  There are lots of opportunities available!!  





Road to Recovery Flyer

At Relay For Life, we want to promote the services provided by the American Cancer Society to our beautiful and fiesty cancer warriors! As part of that goal, we are going to have a 


Create a "wearable" car and be ready to "race" around the track!!  

Click here for official contest rules

Various prizes will be awarded so come and join in the fun!!


Paint Your World Purple logo




(click here)



Let's support all our teams and join in their fundraisers!!  

We have a couple of wonderful fundraisers at local restaurants so give yourself a night off of cooking for the family and help out a great cause at the same time!!

Long Beach Police Department:  Jet Blue Airline Ticket Raffle 

Jet Blue has generously donated two round-trip tickets to be raffled off on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at 8:00 am.  Raffle tickets are available from Gail at or Leesa at ~ $5 for one ticket or $20 for five tickets   Click here for flyer

Post Event Fundraiser:  Acapulco at Marina Pacifica - Monday, June 6,2016; 11:00 am to 10:00 pm at 6270 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach 90803

It's a Fiesta Fundraiser!!!  Take a break from cooking the day after Relay and celebrate all of your hard work by treating yourself and your family to a delicious meal!!  Acapulco will donate 20% to Relay For Life!! Click here for flyer

If you have an upcoming team fundraiser, please email the information or flyer to Gail at so that we can post it on the website and social media sites  :-)  


Hope Club

Hope Club Members ~ $100 or more

We did it!!!  We have 105 Hope Club Members!!! These participants have all raised over $100 for Relay!!

Christine Walker
Nancy Gutzmer
Leesa Mahaffey
Gail Dennison
Jordan Guevara
Jake Elzinga
Chrissie Seal
Robert Rocha
Myra Kuck
Kyle Brown
Dina Zapalski
Lori Monnier
Kerry Brown
Lara Turnbull
Noah Gordon
Jack Scully
Chris Murphy
Bob Jones
Andrew Jones
Washington Brown
Mark Evans
Josiah Ludwig
 Carlos Necocechea
Matt Susoeff
Trevor Street
John Vozzella
Dianna Lowman
Lydell Dunlap
Bonnie Sperry
Joshua Martinez
Nico A. Fife
John Dameron
John Rocha
John Cevallos
Cheryl Kelly
Micah Wallette
Michael’ Dangelo Mauai
Gaven Palagonia
Emanuel Andrews
Aj Renteria
Terry Larson
Toby Hess
Patrick Faynor

Becky Quinn-Baker
Kryss Quinn
Wyatt Hall

Veronica Cruz
Ron Keester

Griffin Baker
Aaron Cruz

Kara Johnson

Erin Stubbs

Donna McKeehan-Marr
Margaret Lehmann
Darwin Vande Hoef
Mary Martinez
Kristin Duering

Tyus Chapple

Matt Rogers
Lynda Dowlen

Matt Harrison
Diane Schoelles
Kathie Stroben
Michael Naylor
Ben and Jack Kay
Theresa Genovese
Kelly Carroll
Lorrie Marquez
Jamie Petersen
Patricia Watters

Pastor Melinda Dodge
Debbie Gardinier
Cynthia Williamson
Jared Hafkenscheid
Colette Encalada
Deb Brewer

Kim Kay
Ron Genovese

Aidan D'Anna
Donna Schilder
Jacob Mohr
Donna Johnson
Tim Sperry
Kimberly McKinney
Christi Maxwell
Jeff Maxwell
William Pitner
Linda Norman
Kevin Kyle
Kristin Doppenberg
Harolds & Deb Berzajs

Karen Kerman
Kate Rodriguez
Sophy Kol
Harlene Rowe
Russ Rowe
Kelly da Silva
Tina Dawson Moses
Lauria McAllister
Kasey Carlson
Max Lester
Dan Marr
Patrice Kyle
Julie Souza
Kim Renee Mills

Platinum Teams ~ $7,500


Fork Cancer

Gold Teams ~ $5,000


Poly & Millikan Baseball Double Team Cancer

Long Beach Police Department


Silver Teams ~ $3,500


Heartbreakers, Friends and Family

Long Beach Health Department

Bronze Teams ~ $2,500


Pirates of the Cure-A-Bein

Rising Star Teams ~ $1,000


Los Altos United Methodist Church

Belmont Heights United Methodist Church

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life movement 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. With the support of thousands of volunteers like you, the American Cancer Society is helping save more than 500 lives a day. Please join us and take action against a disease that has taken too much!

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Event sponsored by:

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Our Sponsors

Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Ruby Club Personal Donation Made Christine Walker - $5,752.00
  2. Sapphire Club Personal Donation Made Gail Dennison - $1,901.00
  3. Sapphire Club Leesa Mahaffey - $1,700.77

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Platinum Team Fork Cancer - $8,122.00
  2. Gold Team Poly & Millikan Baseball Double Team Cancer - $6,775.00
  3. Gold Team Long Beach Police Department - $6,167.57


Contact Nancy Gutzmer:

(562) 437-0791 ex 234

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