Relay For Life Raffle Sends Out Gratitude For Heart-Felt Donations


relay-for-life-donation-letterDear Editor,

On behalf of the American Cancer Society and the 2015 Calexico Relay For Life Committee, we would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to the El Centro and Calexico Communities and their respective businesses, i.e., Target Stores, El Centro, Aarons Furniture, El Centro and DecoMart, Calexico, for their in-kind donations in support of one of our fundraising Relay raffles.  The 2015 Relay For Life raffle was held on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at the Calexico Holiday Inn Express.

Winners were as follows:

First Prize:  40” Westinghouse HD TV won by Ana Alanis, Ticket #384

Second Prize:  Combination Blu-Ray/DVD Player won by Consulado de Mexico,

Calexico, CA, Ticket #333

Third Prize:  Beautiful Large Floral Centerpiece won by Celia Velasco Ticket #264

Money that was collected from the 2015 Relay For Life event, as well as other donations is fully utilized in the ongoing studies and research in finding a cure for cancer as well as providing the many local services available to cancer patients who register with the American Cancer Society office located in El Centro, CA.

It is people like you and organizations/businesses in our community that support Relay For Life that we are ever so thankful for your interest and support in this ongoing battle against cancer.

THANK YOU from all of us for your interest and support.

Carmen Acosta

Experience Lead

Socorro Calderon

Fund the Cure Lead

Martha Otero

People Lead