ALLENDALE, N.J. – So far, 40 teams and 354 participants have raised $52,000 in the Relay for Life event set for Saturday from 5 p.m. to Sunday at 6 a.m. at Northern Highlands Regional High School in Allendale.
Check in starts at 5 p.m. Saturday. Opening ceremonies follow at 6 p.m. The Luminaria Ceremony will take place at 9 p.m. At the Luminaria Ceremony, participants remember loved ones lost to cancer, support people who currently have cancer and honor people who fought cancer in the past.
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life movement is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost and take action to finish the fight once and for all.
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Northern Highlands Regional High School is at 298 Hillside Ave., Allendale.