Relay For Life-Washington County

Relay For Life-Washington County Relay For Life is more than just a fundraiser. It’s a life-changing experience. At Relay, every person in the community has a chance to celebrate, remember, and fight back.
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You still have 10 days to qualify for this cool long sleeve t-shirt!!! All you have to do is fundraise a total of $200 b...
11/05/2019

You still have 10 days to qualify for this cool long sleeve t-shirt!!!
All you have to do is fundraise a total of $200 by Nov 15th!

AND, when you get your T-shirt in the mail, post a pic with the hashtag #RelayForLife. HALO Branded Solutions is randomly drawing 10 volunteers who post a pic on social media to award an additional $100 to your personal fundraising total!!!

Did you know that the American Cancer Society estimated that 1 in 389 children in the U.S. will be diagnosed with cancer...
10/31/2019
How the American Cancer Society Fights Childhood Cancer

Did you know that the American Cancer Society estimated that 1 in 389 children in the U.S. will be diagnosed with cancer by age 15, and 1 in 264 by age 20? We are committed to making advances that can improve outcomes for childhood cancers. Learn more about what we’re doing to save lives and prevent suffering at every age and every stage at cancer.org/childhood.

The American Cancer Society takes a comprehensive approach to combatting childhood cancer through funding research, advocating for policies that advance the childhood cancer agenda and improve access to quality care, and providing support for patients and their families. Find out more here.

Cancer doesn't take days off, neither do we! You have time to earn your long sleeve WHYIRELAY shirt
10/29/2019

Cancer doesn't take days off, neither do we! You have time to earn your long sleeve WHYIRELAY shirt

American Cancer Society - Indiana
10/28/2019

American Cancer Society - Indiana

As the largest non-government, not-for-profit funding source of cancer research in the United States, the Society is currently funding 162 research grants focused on breast cancer, an investment of more than $67 million. Dr. Michael Wendt, a researcher at Purdue University, holds one of those 162 breast cancer specific grants funded by the American Cancer Society. He was awarded a four-year Research Scholar Grant in 2017, totaling 792,000, for his work which is focused on increasing the understanding of why breast cancer tumors metastasize, and how that process alters anticancer drug targets that drastically lower survival rates. He hopes his research can lead to new targeted therapies that will reduce mortality and improve survival rates for those whose tumors have metastasized. The American Cancer Society’s research program has played a role in many of the prevention, screening and treatment advances that help save lives from breast cancer today.

DYK that palliative care is vital to childhood cancer patients and survivors? It can help improve their quality of life....
10/28/2019
Nebraska Palliative Care

DYK that palliative care is vital to childhood cancer patients and survivors? It can help improve their quality of life. Learn what ACS CAN is doing to advance the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act that will benefit our young cancer patients, their families and health care providers at fightcancer.org/palliative-care

Palliative care is about treating the person beyond the disease. It is about improving quality of life and providing an extra layer of support to relieve pain, symptoms and stress of serious illness, and can be provided alongside curative treatment. It helps both the patient and family and is approp...

The Fall Sponsorship Challenge is an awesome way to be fundraising all year, bring awareness and win cool prizes!
10/28/2019

The Fall Sponsorship Challenge is an awesome way to be fundraising all year, bring awareness and win cool prizes!

Cancer doesn't take days off, neither do we!
10/24/2019

Cancer doesn't take days off, neither do we!

You or your team could be a winner, check it out!
10/23/2019

You or your team could be a winner, check it out!

When you raise $200, you not only earn an exclusive NEW Relay long sleeve shirt, you also earn pride, knowing that you h...
10/21/2019

When you raise $200, you not only earn an exclusive NEW Relay long sleeve shirt, you also earn pride, knowing that you helped provide eight cancer patients with free rides to treatment. So when you receive your shirt, wear it proudly, because you’re helping to save lives!

Don’t miss out! Raise $200 by November 15 to earn the exclusive super soft long-sleeve T-shirt reserved for cancer-fight...
10/18/2019

Don’t miss out! Raise $200 by November 15 to earn the exclusive super soft long-sleeve T-shirt reserved for cancer-fighting superheroes who don’t believe in an off-season.

The Fall Sponsorship Challenge is here!! Now is the time to be out having conversations and making new asks! You or your...
10/16/2019

The Fall Sponsorship Challenge is here!! Now is the time to be out having conversations and making new asks! You or your team could be a winner, check it out!
Visit your emails and or website for additional information and rules.

Join the American Cancer Society on November 10th for our first ever Outdrive Cancer event at Topgolf! This is a great w...
10/11/2019

Join the American Cancer Society on November 10th for our first ever Outdrive Cancer event at Topgolf! This is a great way to attack cancer while having a fun time with your family, friends and even corporate clients and colleagues. Your ticket includes 3 hours of Tournament Golf Gameplay, an unlimited All-American Buffet and 2 beer/wine drink tokens and cash bar. Individual tickets, entire bay reservations and sponsorship options are available. https://acsglcin.ejoinme.org/OutdriveCancerIndiana

It’s no TRICK, halloweencostumes.com/hope is donating 20% of purchases to the American Cancer Society until 10/31. What ...
10/11/2019

It’s no TRICK, halloweencostumes.com/hope is donating 20% of purchases to the American Cancer Society until 10/31. What a TREAT to help us save more lives from cancer.

RFL Event Leadership Teams Support Community
10/04/2019

RFL Event Leadership Teams Support Community

Cancer doesn’t take days off. Neither do we. It is time to rise to the challenge by participating in the Fall Fundraising
Challenge! Raise at least $200 by November 15 th to earn this super soft long-sleeved shirt. Both on-line and off-line
donations qualify. And don’t forget to use your American Cancer Society FUNdraising App! #rflfundraisingfriday

10/03/2019
Dearborn Ohio Counties Relay for Life
10/02/2019

Dearborn Ohio Counties Relay for Life

Look at this really cool challenge coming up soon! Contact Kathy or your event leads for a sponsorship form. Remember, have to have funds in by Dec. 15th to be counted. Please read over Rules. Good luck! Let me know if you have any questions!

One of the biggest roadblocks to cancer treatment can be transportation. As a volunteer driver, you can provide patients...
10/02/2019
Be a Road To Recovery Volunteer

One of the biggest roadblocks to cancer treatment can be transportation. As a volunteer driver, you can provide patients a much-needed ride, and you may be surprised by the pick-me-up you get in return. Volunteer now. http://bit.ly/2nk7mP0

The American Cancer Society Road To Recovery program provides free rides for cancer patients to and from treatments. Apply to be a volunteer driver.

RFL Event Leadership Teams Support Community
09/28/2019

RFL Event Leadership Teams Support Community

Be on the lookout for our Fundraising Friday posts. Fundraising ideas, fundraising tips, and fundraising inspiration!

American Cancer Society - Indiana
09/18/2019

American Cancer Society - Indiana

When you take advantage of discounted Indianapolis Colts tickets to the Crucial Catch game against the Texans on Sunday, October 20, the Colts will donate $5 to American Cancer Society! The Crucial Catch initiative between the NFL and American Cancer Society helps ensure Hoosiers have access to preventative cancer screenings to catch the disease early, when it is often most treatable. Root on the Colts while helping to save lives from cancer this October!
Tickets --> www.coltsgroups.com/crucialcatch

The American Cancer Society is committed to making continued advances that can improve outcomes for childhood cancers. L...
09/17/2019
How the American Cancer Society Fights Childhood Cancer

The American Cancer Society is committed to making continued advances that can improve outcomes for childhood cancers. Learn more about what we’re doing to save lives and prevent suffering at every age and every stage at cancer.org/childhood at cancer.org/childhood.

The American Cancer Society takes a comprehensive approach to combatting childhood cancer through funding research, advocating for policies that advance the childhood cancer agenda and improve access to quality care, and providing support for patients and their families. Find out more here.

Harvest of Hope at Cornucopia, October 19th!
09/12/2019

Harvest of Hope at Cornucopia, October 19th!

Share your story! We love getting to know our dedicated Relayers! How did you get involved in #RelayForLife? Share why y...
09/03/2019

Share your story! We love getting to know our dedicated Relayers! How did you get involved in #RelayForLife?
Share why you continue to attack cancer from every angle. #whyIrelay
Share your fun ideas of awareness & fundraising for the mission #noonefightsalone

Share your stories and photos in the comments below!

When it comes to fighting cancer in our community, we don’ttake days off. Help us defeat cancer! Just raise $200 by Nove...
09/03/2019

When it comes to fighting cancer in our community, we don’t
take days off. Help us defeat cancer! Just raise $200 by November 15 to earn a super soft long-sleeve T-shirt and help us take cancer down.

Relay For Life-Washington County
09/03/2019

Relay For Life-Washington County

Relay For Life-Washington County's cover photo
09/03/2019

Relay For Life-Washington County's cover photo

American Cancer Society - Indiana
08/27/2019

American Cancer Society - Indiana

Justin took a lot of road trips this summer with cancer patients like Peggy. They weren’t the longest road trips he’s ever taken but they are the most meaningful.

Make your next #roadtrip count. Volunteer as a Road To Recovery driver =>=> http://www.cancer.org/drive

#RoadToRecovery #cancertreatment #cancer #cancersurvivor #volunteer #AttackingCancer

DID YOU KNOW??THE ACS LOGO- It was in these early years that the Society first used its now-iconic Sword of Hope symbol,...
08/26/2019

DID YOU KNOW??
THE ACS LOGO- It was in these early years that the Society first used its now-iconic Sword of Hope symbol, which today is part of the organization’s logo. The sword came from a 1928 nationwide poster contest sponsored by the ASCC and the New York City Cancer Committee. George E. Durant of Brooklyn won the contest, receiving a first prize of $500. He selected the sword to express the crusading spirit of the cancer control movement. The twin-serpent caduceus, which forms the handle of the sword, emphasizes the medical and scientific nature of the Society’s work. Classically, twined serpents represent healing of the sick and creativity of the healthy.
Over the past 100 years, the logo has changed many times. The current American Cancer Society logo presents a contemporary, powerful, and cohesive entity. The trapezoidal shape with the angled edge suggests forward movement, aspiration, and growth. The overall design creates the image of a flag being carried forth toward victory. This symbol is intended to unite people in the common goal to save lives from cancer.
Find out more about our ACS History by visiting: https://www.cancer.org/about-us/who-we-are/our-history.html

This is an awesome way to support ACS CAN. Lights of Hope provide you with a luminary bag to honor those who have been t...
08/15/2019

This is an awesome way to support ACS CAN. Lights of Hope provide you with a luminary bag to honor those who have been touched by cancer, placing them around the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool. The cost is $10.00 and also gives you membership to ACS CAN. The membership goes towards your Relay event. Please message me to purchase one.

Relay For Life-Washington County's cover photo
08/13/2019

Relay For Life-Washington County's cover photo

Relay For Life-Washington County
08/13/2019

Relay For Life-Washington County

American Cancer Society - Indiana
07/02/2019

American Cancer Society - Indiana

Thanks to donors like you, the American Cancer Society’s research program is able to fund innovative cancer research conducted by hundreds of scientists and healthcare professionals. Read more about the grants in Indiana: Current Grants by State | American Cancer Society https://ecs.page.link/8PLkL

#CancerResearch
#AttackingCancer

Amazing ending to an amazing event!!! Thank you West Washington!!
06/02/2019

Amazing ending to an amazing event!!! Thank you West Washington!!

06/02/2019

We will be live during Luminaria at 8:45

Survivor's Lounge!
06/01/2019

Survivor's Lounge!

Wonderful talent out her at West Washington for Relay!
06/01/2019

Wonderful talent out her at West Washington for Relay!

06/01/2019

Water balloon fight

06/01/2019

12 & under water balloon volleyball

06/01/2019

Water balloon fight

12 and up water balloon volleyball
06/01/2019

12 and up water balloon volleyball

06/01/2019
06/01/2019
Tomorrow!!!
06/01/2019

Tomorrow!!!

Come do this fun event!!!!
05/31/2019

Come do this fun event!!!!

05/30/2019
Relay For Life-Washington County

Relay For Life-Washington County

This Saturday is Washington Co. Relay For Life Event. 11am-11pm @ West Washington School😁

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Columbus, IN
47201

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