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Relay For Life of Upper Illinois Valley

Saturday, July 16, 2016

6 p.m.-6 a.m.

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Mendota Lake Park
1901 Tom Merwin Dr, Mendota, IL Map it

7 teams and 34 participants have raised $3,520

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

Hope Shines Here


Paint your world purple


We want everyone to know that hope starts with you, and that is why we are offering our 2016 Lakeshore Relayers a limited edition “Hope Starts with Me” t-shirt, featuring the design of the state you live in. This exclusive shirt will be available to anyone who raises $150 or more (online or offline donations) by December 7, 2015. This shirt is in addition to your 2016 Hope Club Relay For Life shirt that you will receive for raising $100. Click here to view the Illinois Hope Starts With Me T-shirt! 


View other exciting and new Novemeber and December fundraising challenges here! 



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
  1. Gold Club Personal Donation Made Nancy Jackson - $500.00
  2. Silver Club Aimee Holland - $483.00
  3. Silver Club Wanda Mauch - $380.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Rising Star Team Angels Among Us - $1,623.00
  2. Rising Star Team ODAAT - $1,101.00
  3. The Pinederosa Pals - $305.00


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