(ANGOLA) - The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Steuben County along with Go Angola are inviting community members to paint the town purple over the next couple of weeks in support of this years Relay For Life which will take place on June 28th and 29th at Lake Missionary Church. Relay For Life is a 24-hour event that raises money in the fight against cancer.
Downtown merchants are being asked to put purple-themed displays in storefronts, swap out white bulbs for purple bulbs and sell paper feet for donations.
Go Angola will have a tent sent up outside of Pint and Slice in downtown Angola on Saturday from 11:00am until 3:00pm where you can vote on your favorite Purple theme store display, dedicate a luminaria in honor or memory of a loved one, get information on the local wig bank at The Hair Center or donate to the American Cancer Society.
For more information about the Relay For Life of Steuben County, call (260) 316-7793 or visit relayforlife.org/steubencountyin.