Community members are encouraged to get involved with the Relay For Life of Escalon, which is being planned for next May at Escalon High School.
This 24-hour team event raises money in the fight against cancer and increase awareness about how people can help reduce their risks. Cancer survivors are also honored guests at the event.
Kick off for the 2017 Escalon Relay For Life is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 11 at 6 p.m. at the Escalon Community Ambulance office at 1480 Ullrey Ave.
To sign up for a team, visit www.RelayForLife.org/EscalonCA.
You can also contact Dena Pimentel at 209-524-7241 or email Dena.Pimentel@cancer.org.