Starke County Relay for Life Event Raises over $50,000

Stacey Floran (from the American Cancer Society), Rick Chambers and Megan Hamand

The Starke County Relay for Life event was held over the weekend. The goal this year was $38,000 and at the closing ceremonies Relay Chairman, Megan Hamand, reported that $51,162 had been raised.

Team Imagine raised $8,000 and they were announced as the winners of the team collection event. The captain of Team Imagine is Michelle Downs, who is a cancer survivor. There were 38 teams in this year’s event, which was held at the 4-H Fairgrounds in Hamlet.

Mary Lorenz and Michelle Downs