Area fundraisers are set to help support Relay for Life of Pender County. Here are some of the ways you can help:


 



Area fundraisers are set to help support Relay for Life of Pender County. Here are some of the ways you can help:



·         Buy a bow: Donate $5 for a purple bow that helps the program in multiple ways. Money helps fund research to find a cure for cancer, as well as support programs and services dedicated to serving cancer patients and their families, and the bows help raise awareness. Buy a bow through April 20 by sending a check or money order to ACS; c/o Stephanie Ottaway; 108 S Belvedere Drive; Hampstead, NC 28443. Or contact Ottaway at 910-470-3603 or Stephanie Hollis at 910-470-5506.



·         ‘Party with a Purpose’: Topsail Island Moose Lodge, 13175 Hwy. 50 in Surf City a half mile north of the McDonald’s, will host the event, which is open to the public, on April 27. Barstool Drifters will perform from 8 to 11 p.m. followed by Dixie Driver from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. Admission is $5. For information, call 910-470-3606 or 910-470-5506.



·         ‘Swing for a Cure’: The Hampstead United Methodist Church Relay for Life team will host the Swing for a Cure Golf Tournament on April 26 at Olde Point Golf and Country Club. The Captain’s Choice (4-person superball) tournament has a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. Fees are $55 per person or $220 per team. Entry deadline is April 22 or until field of 28 teams is full. For information or to register, call 910-549-7206 or email r.maynard@hampsteadumc.org.



·         Parade your pet: Bark For Life of Pender County will be held April 20 at Surf City Soundside Park. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with events from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration is $10 per canine, which includes a dog bandana and raffle ticket. Dogs must be on a leash and have current rabies vaccination. For information, visit relayforlife.org/barkpendernc or facebook.com/BarkForLifeOfPenderCounty, email penderbarkforlife@gmail.com or contact Denise Houghton at 910-520-3964 or Suzanne Umbaugh at 910-619-9817.



·         Donate to a gift basket: Items are being collected by Relay for Life of Pender County to include in fundraiser gift baskets and for raffles. To donate, email shotopsail@gmail.com or call 910-470-3603.