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Relay For Life
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Sunday, May 12, 2013
A look at some of the events in the Pottstown area.
TCN Build Up Youth Leadership Conference The TriCounty Community Network will hold a conference on Wednesday at Pottstown Middle School with sessions on many topics relating to teens and their lives. Relay for Life Clothing Drive Help support Relay for Life by donating all that old stuff in your closets! Greater Pottstown Foundation Scholarship Show The ArtFusion-hosted art show will feature students competing for a $10,000 scholarship.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The four-hour celebration is scheduled for this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Bark for Life of Pottstown will be hosting a Canines as Caregivers celebration on Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Memorial Park. The event will feature food, games and prizes, a one-mile dog walk, non-profit rescues and a much more, with proceeds benefitting the American Cancer Society. If you'd like to get involved or volunteer, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Subscribe to our free daily newsletter | Follow us on Facebook | Follow us @PottstownPatch
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The show, which serves as a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, will feature 12 singing and dancing contestants competing for over $1,000 in Coventry Mall gift cards.
Pottsgrove High School will play host to Pottstown Relay for Life's "Got Talent" show on Saturday, April 20, at 6 p.m., with all proceeds benefitting the American Cancer Society. The show will feature 12 singing and dancing contestants competing for over $1,000 in Coventry Mall gift cards, with $600 going to the winner, $300 going to second place and $100 awarded to the winner of the popular vote. Contestants were chosen from a previous competition at the Coventry Mall on Feb. 23. Relay for Life teams will be in the lobby manning various raffles and selling food, desserts, and more. Tickets are $10 in advance, or $15 at the door. For more information on this event, check out their listing on the Pottstown Patch by clicking here, or call …
Sunday, March 10, 2013
The 7-year old aspiring singer rocks the stage—and even has a hype girl!
The video posted above is of 7-year-old Nya-Jolie, who auditioned for the "Pottstown's Got Talent" competition at the Coventry Mall on Feb. 23. Nya-Jolie even had her own "hype girl", named Kaiya Quintero. According to Nya-Jolie's mother, the duo grabbed the attention of both the judges and the customers throughout the mall. The contest seeks to raise funds for the ACS Relay for Life of Pottstown, and those chosen from the auditions will formally compete a finale show on April 20. For more info on Pottstown's Got Talent, click here.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Chestnut Knoll employees raised $1,800 for the Relay for Life Cancer Walk.
Saturday, August 25, 2012
Penn Liberty Bank was the location of a successful charity dog wash on Saturday morning.
Pottstown Bark for Life volunteers spent the morning bathing, brushing and toweling their way through 55 dogs to raise money for the American Cancer Society. The Bark for Life Dog Wash was hosted by Penn Liberty Bank assistant vice president Tom Thunstrom and his branch on Lewis Road. Dogs of all sizes came out to get cleaned up. Russ Sarault of Old English Grooming was on hand to take care of the brushing, nail trimming and ear cleaning, and a team of volunteers handled all the bathing. This event is Bark for Life's last event for the year. Their fundraising year starts again in September, and their marquee event is the Bark for Life dog walk in the spring. This year's walk will be held at Pottstown Memorial Park on Saturday, April 13, …
Saturday, June 16, 2012
More than 500 participants and 46 teams gathered at Hatboro-Horsham High School's Hatters Stadium this weekend to step up against cancer.
With a near cloudless sky above and a fiery sun beating down on Hatters Stadium Friday afternoon, a glimmer of a rainbow peeked out during the 13th annual Relay for Life of Eastern Montgomery County. "Ray's Rainbows," a nine-member team comprised of the Browning and Jacobi families of Willow Grove and Horsham, sought shelter under a tent, but their vivid memories shown just as bright as the rainbows on their matching T-shirts. "I'm sure he's here," Ray Browning's daughter, Chris Jacobi, said of her dad, who lost his battle with cancer two years ago. "He knew we were walking two years ago and he held on until we came back." That walk has since become a tradition for the Jacobi and Browning family, and for the first time, was carried out as…
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Help is wanted for November 5 and 6.
From Alli Smale, Volunteer Coordinator, 2012 Pottstown Relay For Life: We are still looking for a few good men and women to help out with our Sweet Streets fundraiser between 12 and 5:30 p.m. November 5 and between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. November 6. Just two hours of your time will make a huge difference in the fight against cancer. Here's how you can help: Give me a call or send me an email and sign up for a two-hour time slot - It's that easy. Just like previous Sweet Streets, we will need help offering our scrumptious samples, providing information to those visiting our tables, passing out fliers and working in the freezer truck. The Sweet Streets fundraiser will be held in the Kohl's Parking Lot at the Coventry Mall. I can't wait to see…