Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Relay for Life Holds Team Meeting

The Winston County Relay for Life held a team meeting on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at Fresh Market Grill. Evergreen Baptist Church, Grace Christian School, Louisville Municipal School District, Mayor Youth Council and Winston Medical Center all packed the room ready to take on raising funds to beat cancer!

Winston County Relay for Life is scheduled to take place on April 22 ,2016 at the Winston County Coliseum. This year's theme is "Fighting For A Cure Under the Big Top!" Teams will decorate their campsites with a carnival theme. The event will begin at5:00 Friday and will end with the luminary service at 10:00 p.m.

All teams are asked to go online and register. If any business or organization could not make the meeting but plans to have a team, please register as quickly as possible! Visit http://m.relay.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY16MS… and register today!

Friends and relatives of cancer survivors, religious organizations, service clubs, schools and the public are invited to form teams, which raise money for the event. 

"We need businesses, churches, clubs, schools and people who desire to fight against cancer to join us today,” stated Brandi Krajewski, Winston County Relay for Life Chairperson. “This is a great opportunity for schools to get their students volunteer hours. BETA Clubs, honor society students…Get involved,” stated Krajewski. “If anyone knows of students in church, schools or other organization who wish to gain his or her volunteer hours, this is a great way according to Krajewski. The students will have to work supporting their team of choice and after Relay, they can be given a letter with volunteer hours,” said Krajewski.\

The 2016 Winston County Relay Committee is as follows:
Chair: Brandi Krajewski
Co-Chair: Amy Hillyer
Accounting: Matt Woodward & Laura Harris
Logistics: Matt Hillyer & Alan Krajewski
Activities: Kristi Stapp, Makeysha Glenn and LaCrystal Glenn
Sponsorship: Kiley Kirk & Taylor Krajewski
Team Recruitment: Brenda Johnson, Carolyn Hampton and Mellie Jordan
Decoration: Cindy Baker & Apryl Bane
Luminaries: Penny Crowson & Joann Clark
Survivors: Allison Shanabrough

The next team meeting will be held at Fresh Market Grill (formally Luigi's) Tuesday, February 9th at 5:30 pm. Contact Brandi Krajewski at 662-803-4039 for any questions.