2017-04-01 / Features

Relay for Life along the Gulf Coast

Bark for Life of the Emerald Coast Destin City Complex Saturday, April 1 at 8 a.m.

The American Cancer Society Bark For Life is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society’s fight against cancer. For more information, contact Mitra Vashi at mitravashi@gmail.com | (850) 240- 7241.

University of West Florida 11000 University Parkway, Pensacola Friday, April 21 at 7 p.m.

The event will kick-off by celebrating everyone who’s been affected by cancer. Whether someone’s been diagnosed for 10 days or been cancer-free for 10 years, they gather together for the crowd to cheer them on. For more information, contact Kristen Broderdorp at kristen.broderdorp@cancer.org.

Greater Escambia County Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, Mobile Hwy., Pensacola Friday, April 28 at 6 p.m.

A celebration of all that has been accomplished together and remembering those who have been lost. A commitment to take action and help end the pain and suffering of cancer. For more information, contact Molly Stroud at Molly.stroud@cancer.org.

Crestview High School Friday, April 28 at 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Survivors define courage and inspire those facing a cancer diagnosis. Their strength is honored with each step they take around the first lap. If you know anyone who’s overcome cancer, invite them to join. For more information, contact Christie Reid at christie.reid@cancer.org.

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