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					                                 Relay For Life
                                      of
                                Lubbock County


May 7, 2010 Coronado High School 7:00 PM
                       rfllubbock@yahoo.com

                  www.relayforlife.org/lubbocktx
                          806.792.7128




  See inside for news on Relay For Life of Lubbock County 2010
                     Welcome -                                                                                        Don’t miss out on the fun!
                     to the 2010 Relay For Life of Lubbock County!
                                                                                                                      • Do you like food?
                     Join us for our version of the biggest fundraiser for the American                               • Do you like music?
                     Cancer Society. On behalf of the committee, we’d just like to thank
                     you for helping us fight back against cancer.                                                    • Do you likes games?
                                                                                                                      • Do you know anyone else who does?
                     This year, we are anticipating several new participants –
                     survivors who will be walking their celebration lap for the first
                     time, caregivers who will find encouragement from the tears of                                   ....then invite your friends and family to join you at
                     others at the ceremony of hope, and new teams who will get to
                     experience fight back for the first time!                                                        Relay For Life on May 7 at Coronado High School.
                                                                                                                      There will be FOOD, MUSIC, FUN and GAMES
                     Relay For Life is much more than just a one night event - it’s a                                 throughout the night!
                     lifetime of getting well, staying well, finding cures and fighting
FIGHT BACK




                     back against this horrible disease. Join us at Lubbock Coronado
                     High School on May 7 to help us have more birthdays!




                                                                                                                                                                                       TEAM WORK
                     Todd Chambers and Ann Archer
                     Co-chairs
                     2010 Relay For Life of Lubbock County



             INSIDE THIS ISSUE
             Welcome from 2010 Co-chairs .............................................................. 2
             Important Dates .................................................................................... 4
             Relay Event Time Line ........................................................................... 4
             Notes for Team Captains ........................................................................ 5
             On Site Fund Raisers .............................................................................. 5
             Top Team Activity ................................................................................. 6
             Survivor’s Celebration............................................................................. 6
             RFL Registered Teams and Captains ........................................................ 7
             Things to Remember ............................................................................. 9
             Defining ‘Relay For Life’ ........................................................ Back Cover


                                           EACH LAP GETS US CLOSER TO A WORLD WITH MORE BIRTHDAYS



                           Relay For Life of Lubbock County                                                                                        Relay For Life of Lubbock County               
                             Important Dates                                     Attn: Team Captains
                                                                                 If you have survivors and caregivers on your team, please
               Tuesday, April 27                                 5:30 p.m.       inform them they can come pick up their t-shirts at 5:30 on
               Team Captain Meeting & Bank Night                 ACS Office      April 27th at the ACS office. If they are unable to pick them
                                                                                 up, you can pick up their t-shirts with the rest of your order
               Thursday, April 29                                 5:30 p.m.      that night.
               Committee Meeting /Dinner                          CHS
                                                                                 And, please remember – we need your Ms. Relay
               Friday, May 7                                     7:00 p.m.       biographies on Bank Night if possible.
               Relay For Life of Lubbock County                  CHS
FIGHT BACK




                                                                                 Fundraiser$




                                                                                                                                                                   TEAM WORK
             EACH LAP GETS US CLOSER TO A WORLD WITH MORE BIRTHDAYS

                                                                                 Let’s support the teams that have ongoing fund
                                                                                 raisers through the night of Relay.

                Relay For Life                                                   •   Mike Mighty Warriors is raffling off a Spoil Me Package

                Time Line for May 7                                                  full of goodies – hotel, food, and entertainment (more details
                                                                                     available online). Tickets are $10.00 and available by calling
                                                                                     806-368-0087

                5:30 PM                  Survivor Celebration in CHS Cafeteria
                                                                                 •   People’s Bank is raffling off a homemade red
                7:00 PM                  Opening Ceremonies                          and black quilt. Tickets are $5.00 and available at
                7:15 PM                  Celebrate Ceremony/Survivors’ Lap           any People’s Bank branch.

                7:30-9:30 PM             Children’s Carnival
                                                                                 •   Team UMC is raffling a homemade purple quilt and mega
                10:00 PM                 Luminaria Ceremony                          gift card package. Tickets are $1.00 or 6 for $5.00. Contact
                12:00 AM                 Fight Back Ceremony                         775-8298 to purchase tickets.

                12:30 AM                 Domino’s Pizza Party
                1:00 AM                  Ms. Relay Contest
                5:30 AM                   Breakfast Bash
                                                                                           EACH LAP GETS US CLOSER TO A WORLD WITH MORE BIRTHDAYS



                 Relay For Life of Lubbock County                                                                              Relay For Life of Lubbock County               
                                                                                        Relay for Life of Lubbock County
             Top Team Activity*                                                                                 Teams Registered for 2010
             *According to the website as of 4-25-10, our top teams are as follows:
             Most Money Raised:
                                                                                         Team Name                                          Team Captain
             1)       Team UMC ($5,857.00)                                               1.    Abernathy National Honor Society             Dora Turner
                                                                                         2.    Alderson Middle School                       Ginny Thomas
             2)       JACC Ace of Cakes ($1,937.50)                                      3.    Bozeman Strong                               Kathryn Hall
             3)       Leigh’s Lions ($1,852.01)                                          4.    Butterfly Kisses                             Tausha Senter
                                                                                         5.    Centennial Elementary                        Jaci Harlan
                                                                                         6.    City Bank’s Hunting a Cure for Cancer        Lacy Major
             Most Team Members Registered Online:                                        7.    Club Tailgate                                Erica Perry
                                                                                         8.    Committee                                    Ann Archer
             1)       MHMR (115)                                                         9.    Cooper Pirates                               Martha Zielinski
             2)       Fuzzy Gators (103)                                                 10.   Covenant Medical Center SICU                 Stacey Bodine
                                                                                         11.   Domino’s                                     Larry Vigil
             3)       Team UMC (88)                                                      12.   Family of Fightere                           Linda Solorzano
                                                                                         13.   Fuzzy Gators                                 Amy Suttles
                                                                                         14.   Gandy’s Dairy                                Laurie Sexton
             Individual Most Money Raised (as of 4-21-10):                               15.   Highland Baptist Church                      Katie Majors
             1)       Melba Feagin ($1040.00) – Mike Mighty Warriors                     16.   Hope                                         Karan Hildreth
                                                                                         17.   Hunny’s Bears                                Laura Skeen
             2)       Christopher Giddings ($485) - Leigh’s Lions                        18.   I’m Okay                                     April Thomas
                                                                                         19.   Irons Middle School Ritter’s Critters        Lisa Gilbert
FIGHT BACK




             3)       Linda Painter ($469.00) – Team UMC
                                                                                         20.   JACC Ace of Cakes                            Jan D’Orsay
                                                                                         21.   Leigh’s Lions                                Leigh Giddings




                                                                                                                                                                          TEAM WORK
                                                                                         22.   Life Walkers For A Cure                      Maranda Cherry
                                                                                         23.   LOVE                                         Deborah Hughes

              2010 Survivors Celebration !
                                                                                         24.   Lubbock High Anti-Bodies                     Rick Woody
                                                                                         25.   MHMR Wishing on a Star                       Brandi & DawneMHMR
                                                                                         26.   Mike Mighty Warriors                         Mike Feagin
                                                                                         27.   OL Slaton Middle School                      Andrea Carter
              May 7, 2010 - Coronado High School Cafeteria                               28.   Paws for a Cure                              Kim Hector
                  •    5:00pm - Survivor Registration                                    29.   Peoples Bank                                 Laura Angerer
                                                                                         30.   Purifiers                                    Debbi Babcock
                  •    5:30pm - Survivor Dinner and Celebration
                                                                                         31.   Relay Rockstars                              Tiffany Smith
                                                                                         32.   Rush Roadrunners                             Jill Van de Pol
              We are gearing up for the 010 Survivor’s Celebration in the Coronado      33.   Soultrain (IABC SS Class)                    Heath Stewart
                                                                                         34.   South Plains Electric Coop                   Sheila Melton
              High School cafeteria on May . Registration will open at :00pm,          35.   Stand By Me                                  Aubrie Neilsen
              where Survivors and caregivers will receive                                36.   Starbucks Baristas for a Cure                Corianna Seward
              a T-Shirt, and survivors will also receive a                               37.   Suddenlink Lifesavers                        Amber Maddox
              ‘goody bag’ with a sash, promotional items,                                38.   Super Kids Relaying Hope                     Macy Chambers
              and a ticket for give-aways.                                               39.   Team 4:13                                    Zach Pauda
                                                                                         40.   Team Archer                                  Ann Archer
              Dinner will be served at :0pm. On the                                    41.   Team JB                                      Jody Bueno
                                                                                         42.   Team Overton                                 Karen Litteral
              menu: BBQ sandwich with a pickle spear,                                    43.   Team Sightline                               Toni Adame
              chips, baked beans and tea or water. We                                    44.   Team UMC                                     Vicki Stephenson
              will be “Celebrating Birthdays” with cake for                              45.   The Cannots                                  Trace McClead
              dessert.                                                                   46.   The Ranch Hands                              Mitzi Christ
                                                                                         47.   TTUHSCON                                     Megan Price
              During the dinner there will be                                            48.   United Supermarkets                          Jennifer Garcia
              entertainment, a survivor testimonial, and                                 49.   Vista Bank                                   Natalie Campbell
                                                                                         50.   WantAds4U                                    Tammie Bray
              door prizes. After the dinner and festivities,                             51.   WARA                                         Carla Marett
              all participants are welcome to cross the parking lot onto the football    52.   WTAACN                                       Peggy Hay
              field and walk the “Survivor’s Lap” to start the Relay.                    53.   Xcel Energy Lighting the Way                 Sue Castles
                                                                                         54.   Your Momma                                   Jessica Churchwell

                        Relay For Life of Lubbock County                                                                              Relay For Life of Lubbock County               
             Why we Relay
                                                                                          Things to bring to Relay:
                                                                                           •    Any last minute donations you have collected
                                                                                                (turn in at Registration Booth)

                                                                                          ALSO, you might want to bring:

                                                                                            • Jacket or sweatshirt
                                                                                            • Lawn chair
                                                                                            • Umbrella/poncho (just in case)
                                                                                            • Cash (other teams will have fund-raisers, Ms. Relay Pageant
                                                                                              donations, and the concession stand!)
                                                                                            • Pedometer (just kidding, but wouldn’t it be fun to know,
                                                                                              and brag about, how many steps you walked for Relay!)
                                                                                            • Masseuse - only half-kidding - maybe a fund-raiser? - you’d
                                                                                              have ‘em standing in line with cash in hand!
                                                                                            • AND, the conviction to FIGHT BACK through Relay For
FIGHT BACK




                                                                                              Life by continuing to engage corporate partners, recruit new
                                                                                              teams and team members, and create public awareness
                                                                                              about Relay, the American Cancer Society, and all they do to




                                                                                                                                                                          TEAM WORK
                                                                                              help create a ‘World With More Birthdays’!




               Rev up your energy before Relay with a                                                  EACH LAP GETS US CLOSER TO A WORLD WITH MORE BIRTHDAYS

                healthy and great tasting smoothie!

               Energy Smoothie

               1-2 cups frozen fruit (mango, strawberries, peaches, blueberries, etc)
               1 cup chilled pineapple or orange juice
               1/2 cup low-fat (1%) milk or yogurt
               1/2 cup sliced banana
               1-2 tablespoons honey or agave sweetener
               2 teaspoons fresh lime juice (optional)
               2 tablespoons protein powder if desired


               Combine all in blender (add liquid first) and blend until smooth. Enjoy!




              Relay For Life of Lubbock County                                                                                        Relay For Life of Lubbock County               
  Relay For Life of Lubbock County
In a Word....
Survivors       Research                 Funding       Influence
Volunteers      Fight Back               Heroes        Support
Hope            Clinical Trials          Treatments    Resources
Teamwork        Caregivers               Caring        Remember
Advocacy        Possibilities            Inspiration   ...and
Prevention      Compassion               Courage       CELEBRATE
Action          Statistics               Prevention    MORE BIRTHDAYS




May 7, 2010 Coronado High School 7:00 PM
                             rfllubbock@yahoo.com
                    www.relayforlife.org/lubbocktx
                                  806.792.7128

				
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