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Video: Relay For Life Raises Over $339,000

Video: Relay For Life Raises Over $339,000

This year’s Relay For Life For Bermuda event which was held at the National Sports Centre has raised over $339,000 so far, organizers announced at the event’s closing ceremony this evening [May 19]. The team based fundraising event helps to raise awareness and funds to support cancer programmes in Bermuda. During the 24 hours, team members... Read more of this article

Photos: Relay For Life For Bermuda Fundraiser

Photos: Relay For Life For Bermuda Fundraiser

The Relay For Life For Bermuda event got underway at the National Sports Centre last evening [May 18], with the team based fundraising event helping to raise awareness and funds to support cancer prevention and detection and to improve access to treatment with the local establishment of radiation therapy in Bermuda. During the 24 hours, team members... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Gets Underway

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Gets Underway

[Updated with photos] The Relay For Life event is getting underway at the National Sports Center this evening, with the team based fundraising event helping to raise awareness and funds to support cancer programmes in Bermuda. During the 24 hours, team members take it in turns to walk around the track at the Sports Centre. We will have more information... Read more of this article

PwC Relay For Life Luminaria Sales & Display

PwC Relay For Life Luminaria Sales & Display

PwC Bermuda will serve as the official Luminaria Sales and Display Sponsor for a fourth year at the annual Relay for Life event on May 18-19. Dozens of PwC volunteers will be on hand at the firm’s two Luminaria tents this year at the National Sports Centre, helping to sell luminaria. Numerous arts and crafts supplies will be available for families... Read more of this article

Cancer Survivor Urges People To Support Relay

Cancer Survivor Urges People To Support Relay

Eight years ago, at the age of just 35, Kimberley Best was diagnosed with breast cancer. Her diagnosis came a year almost to the day that one of her dearest friends had called to say she also had the disease. “You get the call from your doctor and you just know. The hardest call for me to make was to my parents,” said Ms Best, an only child, who... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 24-Hour ‘Relay For Life’ Event

Photos & Video: 24-Hour ‘Relay For Life’ Event

[Written by Marisa Whitecross + Updated with photos] The Bermuda Relay for Life event is now underway, with the 24 hour walk seeing people give their support for cancer fighters and survivors, while helping to raise funds. Relay for Life is bringing together the community of Bermuda at the National Sports Centre from 6pm Friday until 6pm Saturday, with... Read more of this article

Relay For Life Setup Discontinued Until 2PM

Relay For Life Setup Discontinued Until 2PM

Site setup for the Relay For Life at North Field has been discontinued until 2.00pm due to inclement weather, with teams asked to refrain from arriving before that time. A spokesperson said, “Urgent message for Relay For Life Teams: please be advised site setup at North Field has been discontinued until 2.00pm due to hurricane force winds. “Please... Read more of this article

Ironshore Donates $105,000 To Relay For Life

Ironshore Donates $105,000 To Relay For Life

Ironshore is the lead sponsor for the Relay for Life of Bermuda, which will be held on May 12 and 13th, with the company saying they are “pleased to be part of such an incredible community event.” “This annual event has been an enormous success and in the first 3 years has raised over half a million dollars and counting towards the... Read more of this article

‘Luminaria Ceremony’ To Honour And Help

‘Luminaria Ceremony’ To Honour And Help

On May 12 and 13, Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre invite the entire Bermuda community to honour a loved one at this year’s Relay For Life of Bermuda, while also helping to raise money to assist a worthy cause. The Luminaria Ceremony, which is sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers Ltd. for the third year in a row, will be held at dusk on Friday, May... Read more of this article

24 Hour “Relay For Life” To Be Held In May

24 Hour “Relay For Life” To Be Held In May

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre is urging everyone in Bermuda to find at least ten people they want to spend the night with, all for a good cause – fighting cancer. On May 12 and 13, title sponsor Ironshore and the Bermuda registered charity #070 are hosting the fourth annual Relay For Life of Bermuda event at North Field, National Sports Centre. They... Read more of this article

Photos: Relay For Life 24 Hour Walk Fundraiser

Photos: Relay For Life 24 Hour Walk Fundraiser

Over 3000 participants have registered to take part in the Relay For Life event which got underway at 6.30pm this evening [May 27] at the National Sports Centre and continues until tomorrow night. The team based fundraising event helps to raise awareness and funds to support cancer programmes in Bermuda. During the 24 hours, team members take it in... Read more of this article

Colonial Group Sponsoring “Relay For Life”

Colonial Group Sponsoring “Relay For Life”

One of the Island’s leading insurance companies is sponsoring a major event that has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for cancer research and prevention – including the Island’s new Radiation Therapy Initiative.Colonial Group International is sponsoring Relay For Life of Bermuda – the second time it has been a platinum sponsor. Naz... Read more of this article

Photos: Relay For Life 24 Hour Walk Fundraiser

Photos: Relay For Life 24 Hour Walk Fundraiser

Huge crowds turned out at the National Sports Centre last night and today [May 30] for the Relay For Life event which concluded at 6.30pm this evening. Last year 124 teams signed up to take part in Bermuda’s first Relay For Life of event, raising almost $500,000, and this year over 130 teams have registered. The team based fundraising event helps... Read more of this article