It's become one of the biggest Relay for Life events across the country and this year they raised almost $600,000, bringing in $593,989.88.
164 teams participated in the 27th annual event, with over 2,000 participants. 967 survivors completed the survivor’s walk, the kick-off event, and 4,500 bags were present at the Luminaria event, to remember those lost to cancer. This 24-hour event was made possible thanks the 243 volunteers.
The top ten fundraising teams are listed below:
Aera Energy, $61,869
Stella Hills Basket Bases $52,807
Wells Fargo/Our Link for a Cure $27,000
United States Postal Service/Friends and Families $26,834