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Relay For Life of Joliet Presented by Harrah's Joliet Casino & Hotel

Saturday, June 4, 2016

12 p.m. - 12 a.m.

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ATI Field at Joliet Memorial Stadium
3000 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL Map it

72 teams and 722 participants have raised $91,945.24

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

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Theme Laps
Day of Event Schedule 
Entertainment: Black Cat Bone Blues Band & Saints N Sinners Band


Team Captains...please send your team song to Patty Adler at


RAFFLE ALERT! Team Cancer Can't Win is holding a raffle for a 13" MacBook Air or a 128GB iPad Pro.  Tickets are $20.00 each.  Contact Jackie at  Drawing to be held on or before June 4th.
Click HERE to download the flyer 

RAFFLE ALERT!  Team Lunatoons 
is selling raffle tickets for some great sports merchandise...Ticket cost; $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00.  Drawing at Relay on June 4th at 11:00pm.
Click HERE to download the flyer 

RAFFLE ALERT! Team Unbreakables is selling raffle tickets.Thanks to the donation from Becky Peterson Chambers for a beautiful blanket... $2 each or 3 for $5... raffle will be held on May 10th... all proceeds go to the Relay for Life of Joliet... support our fight against cancer.

Team Giddy Up For A Cure is selling t-shirts to benefit the American Cancer Society. There are 5 different design options available. Shirts can be mailed to you directly or you can use the coupon code "PICKUP" and shirts will be available at the event for you to pick-up. Support a great cause by purchasing a shirt today! Visit You can contact Jenny Adler at with any questions.

Joliet West Students of Community Advocacy Team
Selling all pre-made deco mesh wreaths. Visit: www.kopperskrafts.weebly.comNow through June 4th. The proceeds to benefit ACS - Relay For Life of Joliet 2016.

Joliet West Students of Community Advocacy Team is holding a jamberry online party. Please visit for more information. 

Cancer Can't Win Team -  6th Annual Yard Sale benefiting ACS & Micki Baran
Saturday, May 28th 

1308 Sherwood Place, Joliet
Time:  8:00am 
Donation needed!  Email Jackie @
Click HERE to download flyer 

Cancer Can't Win Team -  Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser
Wednesday, June 8th 

Time: 11:00am - 12:00midnight
Dine at Buffalo Wild Wings at 1023 Brookforest Dr., Shorewood on Wednesday, June 8th between 11:00am-12:00midnight and 10% of the proceeds will be donated to the Relay For Life of Joliet. Please bring in the flyer.
Click HERE to download the flyer

Workforce Warriors Team -  Heroes West Sports Grill Fundraiser
Monday, June 13th 

Dine at Heroes West Sports Grill at 1530 Commerce Lane., Joliet on Monday, June 13th and 10% of the proceeds will be donated to the Relay For Life of Joliet. Simply inform the server that you are there for the Relay For Life of Joliet and you will be given an entry form to fill out.
Click HERE to download the flyer

We Walk By Faith/Team Deb Jones -  Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser
Wednesday, June 22nd 

Time: 11:00am - 12:00midnight
Dine at Buffalo Wild Wings at 1023 Brookforest Dr., Shorewood on Wednesday, June 22nd between 11:00am-12:00midnight and 10% of the proceeds will be donated to the Relay For Life of Joliet. Please bring in the flyer.
Click HERE to download the flyer


Relay For Life of Joliet is an ACS CAN Event with (7) ACS CAN teams and (88) ACS CAN members.
ACS CAN TEAMS:  1) Clerks for a Cure 2) Giddy Up For A Cure 3) Mercy Angels 4) Lunatoons 5) Kelly's Rack Pack  6) Shorewood Hugs 7) Joliet West Students of Community Advocacy


We are requesting that you renew your ACS CAN membership by signing up at the team meetings so our Relay can get credit for all memberships. 
Click HERE to download the ACS CAN membership form


Team Harrahs (Dianna Lerma) - $10,200 - Jade Team
Courtney's Crusaders (Jennifer Maltas) - $7,750 - Platinum Team
Giddy Up For A Cure (Jennifer Adler) - $7,707- Platinum Team
Team DMG Cares (Cate Panfil) - $6,203 - Gold Team
MAC - Mettilles Against Cancer (Betty Mettilles) - $3,936 - Silver Team
Joliet West Students of Community Advocacy (Kristen Koppers) - $3,630 - Silver Team

Workforce Warriors (Lisa Borrelli) - $3,585  - Silver Team
Kelly's Rack Pack (
Marty Mosher) - $3,465.53 - Bronze Team
Clerks For A Cure (Michelle Regis) - $2,506.88 - Bronze Team
Hollywood Casino Joliet (Kelly Rose) - $2,500 - Bronze Team
Lunatoons (Sue Purkart) - 
$2,380 - Rising Star Team

Will County Board Fights Back! (Ragan Freitag) - $2,293 - Rising Star Team
Presence Cancer Care/JOHA (Rene Krebs) - $2,065 - Rising Star Team
Marching Marcums (Glen Marcum) - $2,060 - Rising Star Team
Shorewood Hugs (Rita Guenther) - $1,967 - Rising Star Team
We Are Family (Julie Sterr) - $1,750 -
 Rising Star Team
Fenili Fighters (Lauryn M Lee) - $1,315 - Rising Star Team 
Abri Credit Union (Pete Drapala) - $1,275 - 
Rising Star Team
Joliet Elks Lodge #296 (Mari Mlyniec) - $1,250 - Rising Star Team
Cookies for a Cure - (Laura Paramo) - $1,180 
Rising Star Team
BigBorgs 4 the Cure (Jason Borgens) 
- $1,100 - Rising Star Team

Team Flopez (Maria Flores) - $1,100 - Rising Star Team
Joliet West Student of Services (Cheryl McCarthy) - $1,095 - 
Rising Star Team 
Camp Like a Girl (Jodilyn E Simmons-Machota) - $1,068.75 - Rising Star Team 

Jennifer Maltas - $4,235

Jennifer Maltas (Courtney's Crusaders) - $4,235
Claudia Krause - (Courtney's Crusaders) - $2,830
Matt DeLance (Giddy Up For a Cure) - $2,330

Betty J Mettille (MAC - Mettilles Against Cancer) - $1,890
Julie Sterr (We Are Family) - $1,650

Jenny Adler (Giddy Up For a Cure) - $1,611
Kelly Chlebek (Kelly's Rack Pack) - $1,570.53
Sue Purkart (Lunatoons) - $1,560
Kristen Koppers (Joliet West Students of Community Advoacy) - $1,341

Scott Kettman (Workforce Warriors) - $1,110
Susan Flessner (Workforce Warriors) - $1,095
Patty Adler 
(Giddy Up For a Cure) - $1,006

Stephen Ormins (Giddy Up For a Cure) - $1,000
Jay Adler (Giddy Up For a Cure) - $1,000
John Kata (Kelly's Rack Pack) - $1,000


Wrap-Up Meeting
Tuesday, August 2nd (Ice Cream Social)
6:30pm – 7:30pm
Joliet Township High School Admin Building
300 Caterpillar Dr., Joliet 


Event Flyer (June 4th)
Team Registration Form
Survivor Registration Form
Team Members Registration Worksheet
Sponsorship Information
Sponsorship Commitment Form
Luminaria Form
Visual Tribute Form 
Individual Fundraising Incentive Program
Team Fundraising Club Levels
Onsite Fundraising Form 


Insane Inflatable 5K has partnered with the American Cancer Society to benefit the Relay For Life of JolietThe Insane Inflatable 5K is coming to the Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday, July 30th! Get ready to experience the most fun, wild and insane obstacle run in the world. Get “pumped up” for a course filled with the world’s largest and most extreme inflatable obstacles ever created. Here’s your chance to be a kid at heart, and insane by choice!

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!  Contact Michelle at or 708-633-7771. Great opportunity for students to earn community service hours.

Role of Volunteer – 7:30am – 12:30pm
* Actual Event is from 8:30-11:30am. Volunteers will be assigned to a station (registration, handing out water, bananas, medals, making sure participants are going right way on course)

* Volunteers will be given an event shirt and provided Lunch and Snacks.

* Volunteers should NOT register online.

* Given set up and tear down of the obstacles by the Insane crew, volunteers are not able to run the course.

Chicagoland Speedway
500 Speedway Blvd., Joliet, IL 60433

Read More: Insane Inflatable 5K Obstacle Fun Run - Chicago, IL | Insane Inflatable 5K 


Event Leadership Team Leads
Bring the People Lead
- Julie Sterr  815-321-9710
Build the Fun Lead -
 Patty Adler  815-263-2305
Fund the Mission Lead
 - Jenny Adler  815-263-2495


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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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Emerald Club Personal Donation Made Jennifer Maltas - $4,285.00
  2. Emerald Club Claudia Krause - $3,000.00
  3. Emerald Club Personal Donation Made Matt DeLance - $2,585.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Jade Team Team Harrahs - $10,300.00
  2. Platinum Team Courtney's Crusaders - $8,450.00
  3. Platinum Team Giddy Up For A Cure - $7,782.00

Top Companies:

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  1 -  Penn National Gaming - NCTP       ($2,500.00)
  2 -  Target - NCTP       ($365.00)
  3 -  Walmart - NCTP       ($140.00)


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