Relay for Life looking for teams for April fund-raiser

The date for this year’s American Cancer Society Relay for Life has been set and the time is now to get teams lined up to help raise funds for cancer research. Event coordinators Barbi Jones and Marsha Wallace along with team chairperson Becky Cortez will be holding a team meeting Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 5:30 p.m. at the Sunset Ridge Church of Christ. The meeting is for anyone interested in sponsoring or beig a part of a relay team. Door prizes will be awarded to the first five teams that sign up. The annual relay is a 24-hour event that began for the first time in Brady three years ago. The fun-filled and often emotional event is filled with numerous events and activities for all ages and is designed to help raise funds for the fight against cancer. The underwriter for this year’s event is Texaco Travel Center and sponsors are Brady National Bank, N Business Journal, West Central Wireless, Shuffield Care Centers, Curves for Women and Heartland Rig International. To become a relay sponsor, contact Mrs. Jones, Mrs. Wallace or Mrs. Cortez at 597-8604, 597-3557 or 607-2190 respectively.

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