RELAY LIFE 300HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (2/13/13) – This year Hopkins County Relay for Life will be held at Hopkins County Central High School on May 31st. The goal is to have 60 Teams, register 300 Survivors, and raise $160,000. You may ask where the money goes.
 
Your tax deductible donation is used to provide grants to researchers who have devoted their lives to find cures for ALL types of cancers. It supports free programs offered to cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. Among these are the 24/7 ACS hotline (1-800-227-2345) which is available to anyone who may have questions or need help, Road to Recovery which provides transportation for those needing a ride to/from treatments, Look Good/Feel Better for women who are having treatments, and there are various other programs offered. You can check them out at www.cancer.org

How can you help? There are many ways.

1. You and five or six friends can form a Team and commit to raising funds and awareness for RFL. You can do this by going to www.relayforlife.org/hopkinsky. Candace Ashby, co-chair for Hopkins County Relay for Life, would be happy to help you do this. Call her at 270-339-4518 or email her at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
2. You can choose to sponsor the event.
3. You can purchase an advertisement in the Event Program in Honor of, or Memory of a person that you love.

You may contact Candace for more information or send a donation to this address:
Candace Ashby
198 South Hopkinsville St.
Nortonville, KY 42442

Alternately, you may go to her RFL page at this address: www.relayforlife.org/hopkinsky and find her name in the participants section, and click on her name and donate on her page.

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