FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: RELAY WEEKEND!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JUNE 17, 2017
WEBSITE: WWW.RELAYFORLIFEOFSECONDLIFE.ORG
For More Information Contact Serina Juran

Are you ready?
Relay Weekend, set for July 15 and 16, is almost here and just wait until you see what’s been planned this year!
From the Opening Ceremony to the Closing Ceremony, Relay Weekend is an exciting and special time, one that you don’t want to miss.

Make sure you keep up-to-date on all Relay happenings with relayforlifeofsecondlife.org.

One way to get involved is to become a sponsor of Relay Weekend. There are many different levels of sponsorships available — both in-world and non-virtual real world opportunities — and all designed to benefit not only Relay For Life of Second Life but for you as the sponsor as well.. Check out relayforlifeofsecondlife.org/get-involved/sponsorship/ for details and be a part of this fun event that attracts thousands.

Check out this 2017 Relay for Life Sponsorships.

Our bags are packed and our passports are ready for Relay Weekend. Won’t you come along with us?

About Relay For Life of Second Life

Relay For Life is the signature event of the American Cancer Society and has been active, and continually growing in Second Life for 13 years. In 2005, the first Relay For Life of Second Life (RFL of SL) was attended by a few hundred avatars and raised almost $5,000 US dollars for the American Cancer Society. As of July 2014 RFL of SL ranked number 17th in donations received among more than 5,600 relay events held worldwide. As of January, 2017 RFL of SL celebrated raising 3 million US dollars to support the mission of the Society to ‘Save Lives, Celebrate Lives and Lead The Fight for A World Without Cancer!

About the American Cancer Society

For more than 100 years, the American Cancer Society has been working to create a world with less cancer and more birthdays and is the world leader in the fight to end cancer. Together with our global partners and millions of supporters, the American Cancer Society carries out its mission to Save Lives, Celebrate Lives, and Lead the Fight for a World Without Cancer.

For More Information:

www.relayforlifeofsecondlife.org

www.cancer.org/involved/participate/relayforlife/second-life

Add An Additional $440 US To Your Team !!

Did you know you can have up to an additional $440 US added to your team totals !! Why yes.. yes you can!!

The Fundraising Dashboard Challenge is still underway!  It is not too late to get in the running !  Check It Out HERE!

 

Halfway There Fair 2017!

It’s that time! Time to celebrate Halfway There to the end of Relay Season 2017! Come on down starting May 5th until May 7th to celebrate with friends, family and colleagues the halfway mark to end of relay! Experience the Old Time Country Fair at it’s finest with rides, games, food and entertainment! Pay attention to notices for more information coming soon!

halfway there

HALFWAY THERE FAIR-Sat. May 5-7

We’re halfway into the Relay Season already and it’s time to celebrate what has been achieved so far!  Through the efforts of all of our teams and individual relayers, we have already hit over $100,000!!  We are so grateful for all that everyone has done to reach that mark and we have so much more to look forward to before Relay Weekend!  Please join us for this fun-filled weekend full of entertainment, team events, a Gotya event and more!  Check out the flyer for more information and GO RELAY!

PASS THE HUD!

Share the Passport Hud with anyone; friends, roleplay region owners, business owners, event leaders, people you pass in the hair store….ask them to wear it, click Fundraising Tools and rez a donation kiosk in support of RELAY FOR LIFE OF SECOND LIFE!

E-Revenue Superstars!

Along with team fundraising efforts, Relayers have also committed to individual efforts to raise funds by asking friends, family, coworkers, and community  for US dollar donations through the Nationwide Individual Fundraising Club and earning some pretty awesome rewards for their hard work from t-shirts to 40″ TVs!  Here are two of our most recent E-Revenue Superstars!  Thank you OldeSoul and Gem!

Survivor/Caregiver Ball

Please join us as we honour our Caregivers and Survivors at the  2017 Passport to Hope Ball

Time March 26th 1-3 pm slt  at Two Moon Paradise

Come and enjoy a wonderful evening of music and dancing

Contact Shiran Sabra or TS Darrow if you need further information

Formal attire is requested

Kickoff! Are you Ready?!?!?!?