2020 Relay for Life: A Week of Hope

Because of the pandemic, the Relay for Life is being held virtually this year, during the week of Sept. 14-20.  Events are being planned each day.  The schedule of events is as follows:

Monday, 9/14 – opening ceremony
Tuesday, 9/15 – survivor celebration
Wednesday, 9/16 – recognition celebration
Thursday, 9/17 – caregiver celebration
Friday,, 9/18 – fight back ceremony
Saturday, 9/19 – downtown Jefferson City luminaria display and memorial ceremony
                       (see below for more info)
Sunday, 9/20 – closing ceremony

These events can be viewed each evening from 7 to 9pm on the Relay’s website, www.relayforlife.org/colecomo or their Facebook page, @rflcolecomo

The highlight of the week will be Saturday, the 19th, when hundreds of luminaria will be lit and displayed for people to view from 7 to 9 p.m. in the 100 and 200 blocks of East High Street in downtown Jefferson City.  At the same time, the video memorial ceremony where hundreds of names of family and friends who have lost their battle with cancer can be viewed on the Relay’s website and Facebook page.  You can find the luminaria dedication form on their website relayforlife.org/colecomo.  We would appreciate if you could indicate Central UCC Women as the team name on the form.  Please return forms by Sept. 12.

The other big part of the week will be the online silent auction which will run from 7 p.m. on Monday, September 14 through 7 p.m. on Sunday, September 20.  The website for the auction is 32auctions.com/rflcolecomo.  Items on the auction can be previewed at any time now but bidding will not started until 7 p.m. on the 14th

The Central UCC Women’s Team has put together a Spa Basket for the Relay for Life’s Online Auction.  Below is a listing of the items in the basket, as well as photos of the basket and items.  The auction runs from Sept. 14-20, but you may preview items in advance as they are added to the auction site 32auctions.com/rflcolecomo.

Spa Basket Contents:

  • Basket

  • $50 Riversong Spa and Salon Gift Certificate

  • 1 Regular Reflexology Session at Happy Feet Unlimited ($35 Value)

  • 8” Satin Glass Spa Candle (flameless) w/remote

  • Calm Scented Candle

  • Tree Hut Tahitian Vanilla Bean Shea Sugar Scrub

  • Ulta Beauty Simply Clean Beauty Lotion (10 oz.)

  • Ulta Beauty Simply Clean Beauty Lotion (1.5 oz.)

  • Ulta Beaufy Simply Clean Body Wash (1.5 oz.)

  • Philosophy Snow Fairy 3-in-1 Shower Gel, Bubble Bath,
    and Shampoo (6 oz.)

  • Philosophy Sugar Plum Fairy 3-in-1 Shower Gel, Bubble Bath,
    and Shampoo (6 oz.)

  • Scrub Pouf

  • Towel (30” x 56”)

 Basket Value: $191

As always, thank you for supporting the Relay for Life.