Cancer Survivors Invited to American Cancer Society Relay For Life

(Jackson, Wyo.) - Local cancer survivors and their caregivers are invited to join the American Cancer Society *Relay For Life of Teton County event on June 24 at Snow King Ball Park*, 100 East Snow King Avenue in Jackson at 5 p.m. The survivors walk the celebratory first lap at Relay For Life at 6 p.m., and they will also be treated to free dinner right after the lap. Anyone who has ever been diagnosed with cancer may participate. As the survivors walk, other participants cheer them on in a demonstration of support and celebration. [image: 1239751_667972793213630_1159213635_n.jpg] *Above photo: Survivor Lap / Pitchengine Communities * The Relay For Life of Teton County is a community event where teams and individuals set up campsites and take turns walking or running around a track or path. Last year, 4 million people participated in more than 6,000 events worldwide. The money raised supports groundbreaking cancer research, education and risk reduction efforts, and free information and critical services for people with cancer who need them. If you are a cancer survivor or caregiver and would like to be part of the Relay For Life event, visit or, or call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345 or Janell at 512.490.8780. Check them out on facebook . *Feature photo: Relay for Life of Teton County 2015 via facebook /