HOQUIAM, Wash. - Thousands of walkers will hit the Seabreaze Oval at Hoquiam High School this evening for the 27th annual Grays Harbor Relay for Life.
Opening ceremonies followed by a survivor lap begin at 6 p.m. events are planned throughout the night concluding at 6 tomorrow evening with the Fight Back Ceremony.
The American Cancer society reports that so far, 55 teams have raised over $200-thousand. organizers are hoping to bring in $425,000 by the end of the event. Money raised at the event will go to the American Cancer Society to support cancer research.
Relay for Life of East Grays Harbor will begin on June 14th, starting at 6 at the Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds.
The Relay for Life of Willapa Bay is also scheduled for the 14th starting at 6 pm at Raymond High School.
Relay For Life is a celebration of survivorship – an occasion to express hope and our shared goal to end a disease that threatens the lives of so many people we love. There are many ways you can get involved with your local Relay For Life event:
Sign Up Today
The journey to end cancer starts with a single step. The American Cancer Society invites you to take that step with us by joining the global Relay For Life movement. When you walk to end cancer at a Relay event, it's your opportunity to not only honor cancer survivors and remember loved ones lost, but also to raise awareness about what we can do to stay well from cancer and raise money to help fuel the world's largest walk to end cancer.
Join us in the fight to end cancer and sign up today.
Become a Sponsor
By supporting the American Cancer Society through a Relay For Life event, you are sending the message that you care about the well-being of your community and are committed to saving lives by partnering with the world’s largest fight for more birthdays. There are a variety of sponsorship levels to choose from, but each level provides your company with valuable visibility.
Check out a full list of our event sponsors and learn more about becoming a sponsor.
Become a Volunteer
By joining the American Cancer Society volunteer family, you can make even more of an impact in the fight to end cancer. Unite with people in your community who have been affected by cancer and use your passion to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays.
Become a Relay For Life event volunteer