Hanover Relay For Life A Success

Last Saturday’s Hanover and area Relay For Life was a success.

Approximately 160 people registered for the ninth annual event, including team participants, survivors and caregivers.

A number of also visitors dropped by to support people they knew were walking and to enjoy the local entertainment.

With sponsorship and fundraising tallied close to $32,000 has been collected for the Canadian Cancer Society this year.

Top fundraising teams were The Divas from Chesley who raised $6,033 and The Hospital Hotties with $3,267.85.

Donations for Relay are still being accepted and they can be made online at www.relayforlife.ca/hanover or by calling the Canadian Cancer Society Community Office in Owen Sound at (519) 376-6011.

The final Relay For Life in the area is taking place on September 12 at Harrison Park, Owen Sound.

Registration and information is available at www.relayforlife.ca/owensound.