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Ogle cancer group earns recognition

Published: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST • Updated: Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 5:42 p.m. CST

ROCKFORD – Relay For Life of Ogle West recently received the American Cancer Society’s Relay All Star Award at the society’s Relay Leadership Summit in Itasca.

The award is to honor relays that achieve significant fundraising and participant growth. During 2012, the relay raised approximately $112,000, with nearly 185 participants from Byron, Oregon, Stillman Valley, and Rochelle.

Visit relayforlife.org/ogleil or call 815-229-1287 for more information.

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