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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

27 teams and 216 participants have raised $78,522.56

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

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Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Relay For Life of Upper Illinois Valley event!! With your fundraising efforts, the RFL of Upper Illinois Valley has raised just over $72,000.00!!! Thank you!!!!


Donations towards this 2016 event will be accepted through August 31, 2016.

Donations can be made to the following:

American Cancer Society

143 1st Street, Batavia, IL 60510

Attn: RFL of UIV




Questions? Contact Jessica at 

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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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Our Sponsors

Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. Purple Club Personal Donation Made Linda Kofoid - $10,050.00
  2. Ruby Club Linda Grinka - $5,020.00
  3. Sapphire Club Personal Donation Made Melanie Whapham - $2,300.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Sapphire Team Angels Among Us - $24,921.84
  2. Platinum Team BREAST FRIENDS - $8,036.80
  3. Gold Team Grammy's Gang - $6,965.50


Contact Jessica Jacobson:

(630) 879-9009

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