Posts Tagged ‘ American Cancer Society ’

Locals turn out in force for Relay for Life: Raise $100K for cancer research and education

June 8, 2016
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By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Cancer survivors, fighters, and their supporters gathered at Southington High School (SHS) this weekend to raise money for the American Cancer Society. The 19th annual Relay for Life drew over 1,200 Southington residents, raising more than $100,000 for cancer research. The event was held on the SHS athletic field on June 3-4,…

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Bark for Life raises funds for cancer society

October 24, 2015
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Connecticut dog lovers will have a chance to raise money to help fight cancer with the help of their furry canines and the American Cancer Society. On Sunday, Nov. 1, Southington residents will gather at the Southington Drive-In at 935 Meriden- Waterbury Tpk. in Plantsville at 11 a.m. for a walkathon called “Bark for Life.”…

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Dogs support cancer research with Bark for Life

September 30, 2013
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By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer The American Cancer Society welcomes all dog lovers and their canine friends to the annual Southington Bark for Life next month. Bark for Life gives dog owners an opportunity to raise money for the fight against cancer since Relay for Life prohibits dogs from participating in the walkathon. The event…

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