Lapping Cancer: Relay for Life of Hoover to honor and support people who battled cancer and their families

Hearing this six-letter word can change a person and his or her family’s life in an instant: cancer. To some, it feels like a death sentence, while others question how it could happen to them. No matter the circumstances, the American Cancer Society (ACS) is working to give people affected by cancer hope and encouragement with events like Relay for Life. Since the organization held a youth-only relay in April at Spain Park High School that raised $25,000, the ACS moved back the Relay for Life of Hoover (relayforlife.org/hooveral) date this year… To read more about Relay for Life of Hoover, check out the August 2014 issue of Hoover’s Magazine. Find your copy here.