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Donate your Ponytail to Relay for Life

by Linda Arhonian

Join us at Relay For Life of Ashland and Holliston and donate your ponytail, of at least 8 inches, to help make a wig for a cancer patient. We’ll have stylists from Invidia Salon & Spa, Sudbury, MA. to cut your hair. Hair must be free from permanent hair dye or bleach and no more than 5% white. Our Fight Back ceremony and “cut-a-thon” is on Saturday, June 15th from 4 – 7 pm. at Ashland Middle School, 87 W. Union St. Relay Participants and Visitors welcome! E-mail Betsy to set up your appointment today at

Relay For Life of Ashland and Holliston is looking for volunteers the day of Relay, June 15, 2013. It takes a village to fight cancer and we need your help to make this wonderful fundraising, community event a success. Volunteers are needed from 10:00 a.m. until dark whether if it's for two hours or more during the day. The event is held in Ashland at the Ashland Middle School, 87 West Union St. If you or your community service group is interested in donating time, please contact Tara Paige at There are service opportunities for all ages and abilities.

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Ashland and Holliston is being held this year at the Ashland Middle School, 87 West Union Street from 12:00 noon Saturday, June 15 through 8:00a.m. Sunday, June 16, 2013. You do not need to be a Relay participant to join us in celebrating survivors, remembering lost loved ones or fighting back against cancer. There will be lots of fun events for all ages and opportunities to support Relay teams in many different ways, whether it is to purchase a luminaria bag to honor someone you know whose life has been affected by cancer, buy a raffle ticket for a sporting event, or just walk a lap around the track to honor a survivor, there is something for everyone. For more information about Relay For Life, please visit the website at or contact Denise Landry-Horowitz at508.954.0508.

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