Soundslide: Maxville's 2010 Relay for Life
The 10th annual Relay For Life took place at the Maxville Fairgrounds last Friday, June 4, with 174 registered teams and 390 survivors taking part in the 12-hour awareness and fundraising event organized by the Canadian Cancer Society. This year's event raised $545,000, the Society's highest amount to date.
See below for a multimedia soundslide of the evening's event, including interviews with several Relay team leaders and survivors.
The 2010 Relay For Life, by the numbers:
174 registered teams
390 survivors walked the Victory Lap
2800 pieces of BBQ chicken were served
2832 luminaries lit the track
$545,000 raised for the Cancer Society