“On the evening of June 21, 1813 Laura Secord overheard American officers at her home in Queenston discuss plans to capture a British outpost located at John DeCew’s House, 32 kilometres away, near the area called Beaver Dams.
Early the next morning, Laura left her wounded husband and young children and walked through enemy lines and dangerous terrain to warn the British and their aboriginal allies of this impending attack by American forces.
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Our team kicked butt in all the challenges that were presented through out the night!
Together we raised $2250 for the Canadian Cancer Society
This event always makes me feel more connected to Keri…I remember her walking this very same track years ago, and how tired she was when she finally called it quits for the night, but she was so strong and brave, she even returned the next day to walk the final lap with her team…God, I miss her so much! R.I.P. Doll 😦 xo
We often get asked, why do we Relay at night?
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Angels United did it again!! Raising over $3313 for the Canadian Cancer Society.
Walking all night with family and friends to support so many people struggling and fighting this deadly disease.
Here we go again!
Another relay event and another amazing night with some pretty special people!
We raised $2500 for the Canadian Cancer Society! YAY TEAM!!!
REMEMBER: There is no finish line until we find a cure.
“Cancer does not stop for nighttime. Cancer knows no rest. Cancer knows no age restriction. Cancer knows no boundary.”
Another Relay, Another wonderful night of Friends, Family, Memories and Remembrance.
Missing my Dad and my Friend Keri
Our beautiful Keri passed before she could attend another Relay with us.
However, every year we Relay and remember our dear friend who was taken from us way to early!
Her courage and strength to come last year and walk this very track, the whole time being in pain and tired, was something none of us could soon forget.
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When my friend, Keri, was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer, I felt helpless!
I wanted to help her as much as I could but there wasn’t much I could do.
Until I came across this amazing event!
Relay for Life.
It was put on by the Canadian Cancer Society.
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