Father’s Day fundraiser held for Walnut Relay for Life

Alamo Car Wash and Passionate Florist are hosting a “Father’s Day…Fun Day” to raise money for the Walnut Relay for Life, American Cancer Society. The fundraiser will take place on Sunday, June 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Alamo Car Wash, 784 North Nogales in  Walnut.

On this day, fathers who wash their cars, will receive free food and fun. A portion of all car wash sales will be donated to the Walnut Relay for Life.

Festivities will include sports channels on all Alamo Car Wash TVs, wrestling table and games available for fun. Street Tacos and Fruit Revolution, which are Walnut businesses, will provide the food. Alamo Car Wash and Passionate Florist will provide the games and treats.

Walnut Relay for Life is a 24 hour event taking place at Mt. San Antonio College, Hilmer Lodge Stadium, 1100 North Grand Avenue, Walnut, CA 91789. The relay begins on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. and ends on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Participants may register online at www.relayforlife.org/walnutca or they may register onsite at 8:00 a.m.

There will be a special tent at the relay for Cancer Survivors and Caregivers. Activities include Zumba, Kidz Kamp, an inflatable obstacle course, Luminaria ceremony and MTM Band. The Walnut Relay for Life is a fun event for all ages.

For additional questions, call: Passionate Florist (626) 506-8014.

Relay For Life walks through Hacienda Heights

Cancer survivors take the first lap at the Relay For Life at Steinmetz Park in Hacienda Heights.

The Hacienda Heights Relay For Life this weekend was a big success at Steinmetz Park.

Survivors at the event take the first lap around the track cheered on by the other participants who line the track, celebrating their victory over cancer.

A Luminaria Ceremony Saturday night honored people we have lost to cancer.

The Fight Back Ceremony at 9 a.m. Sunday symbolizes the emotional commitment we each make to the fight against cancer.