Relay for Life Kildare 2019 looking for teams for Punchestown event in July

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Relay for Life Kildare 2019 looking for teams for Punchestown event in July
10:00 Sunday 17th of February 2019
Relay For Life Kildare 2019 is now up and running for 2019 with Punchestown confirmed for 6 and 7 July starting 1pm on the Saturday and finishing 1pm on the Sunday.
The organisation is appealing for teams from all parts of County Kildare to register and have their Area/Community represented  at this years Relay.
Registration may be made on the Facebook Relay Kildare website and teams contact is Sharon Dillon Rowan at 087 6590480.
All proceeds go to Irish Cancer Society initially and then filter back to Kildare patients through a number of services provided by I C S such as the Night Nursing service, Care to Drive, much needed research and many more.
Relay brings communities and families together over the 24 hours to Celebrate those who have survived cancer, Remember those who have died from this disease and now continue the Fight Back with lots of fun, laughter and exchanges of experiences and the highlight of the weekend is the Candle of Hope Ceremony which takes place at dusk on the Saturday when the many thousands of candles in their bags are lit and the messages on the bags indicate the poignancy of Relay.
Chairperson of Relay, Amy Mahon, looks forward to welcoming everyone especially new teams from parts of the County not represented before and Amy can be contacted at 085 1362373.
For general information on Relay contact Peter O Neill at 087 2422380.

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