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Relay for Life

posted Mar 20, 2014, 12:44 PM by Joy Eastwood   [ updated Apr 1, 2014, 2:21 PM by Tyson Kennedy ]


The City of Mesquite is proud to be a Co-Sponsors with the American Cancer Society and to be help them with their annual event the Relay For Life here in Mesquite, Nevada. In coordination to the City of Mesquites Annual Mesquite day’s activities we are happy to promote and help the American Cancer society with their Event.


 2014 Relay For Life 


                    May 2 – 3, 2014                     

                                                        Virgin Valley High School Track

 

Relay For Life is the American Cancer Society's "Signature" event; heightening public awareness to cancer and funding area programs and services.  All cancer control programs and services sponsored by the American Cancer Society are provided at no cost to the public.  Funds raised from Relay For Life events help fund local breast cancer programs, area Cancer Resource Centers, compressive school health/preventative programs, cancer patient support, patient lodging, transportation, financial assistance, as well as community grants and research.

 If you are interested in participating or volunteering for the  Relay For Life or if you are unable to participate in Relay For Life, but would like to contribute to the American Cancer Society Relay For Life, contact the Southern Utah Office at:  (435) 674-9707 or E-mail Mr. David Moore davidmoore@cancer.org

 The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminish suffering from cancer, through research, education advocacy, and service. 

 For more information on this and other programs please contact the Department of Athletics & Leisure Services at (702) 346-8732. Register for youth and adult programs online at: www.mesquitenv.gov for more information and to stay connected via social media, our Facebook: www.facebook.com/MesquiteNVRecreation or at the Administrative Offices located at 100 W. Old Mill Road.