Cancer survivors invited to Coles County Relay for Life Morning Local

MATTOON — Cancer survivors are invited to participate in the 2022 Coles County Relay for Life on Saturday, Aug. 13.

Survivors are asked to register for the breakfast as soon as possible by emailing [email protected] or calling/texting 217-254-5049. Breakfast is scheduled for 8-10 a.m. at Mattoon American Legion Post 88, 1903 Maple Ave. Shuttle service will be available.

The 2022 Relay for Life is scheduled for August 20 at Peterson Park in Mattoon from 3 to 10 p.m. Teams of relay volunteers will circle the Grimes Field baseball diamond at Peterson Park and set up booths nearby to sell concessions and other items to raise money for the American Cancer Society. The event includes a survivor lap.