Relay For Life Raises More Than $28,700
Alma's Third Annual Relay for Life raised more than $28,700 for the
American Cancer Society. Fund-raising efforts will continue through the
the winter term to reach the $35,000 goal.
Individuals and 35 teams of students, faculty, staff, local high school
students and cancer survivors — more than 300 participants — spent 24
hours Feb. 9 and 10 in the Stone Recreation Center walking the track,
competing in contests and hanging out.
top fund-raising team was the faculty/staff team, which raised $2,982.
Other teams recognized in competitions were Alpha Xi Delta, Zeta Sigma,
Gamma Phi Beta, Phi Sigma Sigma, Bruske Bunch, Naked Time and
In four years, Alma College has raised nearly $120,000 for the American Cancer Society through the Relay for Life events.
Posted: Thu, February 14th, 2008 at 12:33PM