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2017 Relay for Life raises $91,200

By Staff | Jun 5, 2017

The 2017 Relay for Life brought teams and other members of the community together from throughout Emmet County for a Friday night event June 2.

Relay for Life Co-Chair Becky Olk announced that this year’s event had raised $91,200.

Relay for Life, the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, is staffed and coordinated by volunteers in more than 5,200 communities and 27 countries.

Donations to Relay for Life help the American Cancer Society fund groundbreaking cancer research, critical patient care services, education and prevention initiatives, and more.