Relay for Life Bakersfield was recognized for its fundraising efforts by the American Cancer Society as it gears up for its upcoming event in May.
The Bakersfield group was honored for its achievements in 2017 including hosting an event within the top ten of income raised in the nation. The group was also given a Nationwide Power of Hope for having the most overall number of cancer survivors and survivors on teams.
The group is preparing for its Relay for Life coming up on May 5 and May 6 at the Kern County Fairgrounds and are reminding teams to register.
To register for the event in May, log on to Relay for Life Bakersfield’s registration page.