Relay For Life of Southern Wood County is pleased to announce the 2014 Honorary Survivor, Carol McCullough. Carol is a Twenty Year survivor of Cervical Cancer. She first got involved in Relay For Life in 1998 and has served as both a Team Captain and Committee Member.
Carol will be honored during the opening ceremonies of the 2014 Relay For Life of Southern Wood County being held May 16-17, 2014 at Bowling Green High School Football Stadium. Opening ceremonies begin at 6:00 P.M. Friday events include: Live Auction hosted by Auctioneer Shad Ridenour, Silent Auction, a performance by local band Steel Wynd, and the Ms. Relay pageant. The Luminaria Ceremony will begin at 10:00 pm with a performance by the BGHS Madrigals. Saturday events include a breakfast, performance by Ms. Julie's Dance Studio, Basket Auction hosted by Channel 11 Anchor Jerry Anderson and concluding with closing ceremonies at 11:30 a.m.
Throughout the event, teams will be hosting fundraisers with food, activities for kids and various craft items. Live Auction items include: quilts, furniture, a 20 person rib-eye steak sandwich catered dinner, artwork, live trees, golf outing and more. Silent Auction items include: baskets, gift certificates, hand crafted items, services from local businesses and more.
2014 marks the Twentieth Anniversary of Relay For Life of Southern Wood County. Since 1994, Relay For Life of Southern Wood County has raised over $2 Million Dollars for the American Cancer Society to help finish the fight against cancer. Relay For Life of Southern Wood County is grateful for our sponsors who help make this happen: Wood County Hospital; GKN Driveline; Marsh and Marsh Attorneys at Law; Belleville Brothers Meat Market; Rayle, Matthews and Coon Attorneys at Law; and Meijers.
For more information on the event, or how to get involved, please call either Brian Gibson at (888) 227-6446 ext. 5205 or Elizabeth Bostdorff at (419) 308-1890.