The American Cancer Society USVI extends its deepest gratitude to residents, businesses, organizations and government agencies, for their participation and support of its two Relay For Life events held May 20-21 at Canegata Ball Park, St. Croix and on June 24-25 at Addelita Cancryn Junior High School, St. Thomas.

The two events have netted $183,000. The single largest sponsor was Limetree Bay Terminals on St. Croix with $20,000. St. Croix fielded 35 fundraising teams, 17 of which have met or exceeded their team goal of $1,650. St. Thomas fielded 38 fundraising teams, 25 of which have met or exceeded their team goal of $1,650. Special mention must be made of the following teams, all of whom raised more than $5,000: Super Heroes Against Cancer, Limetree Bay Terminals and the Sunshine Teams, St. Croix, and Total Fitness and YaYa Sisters Rising Phoenix, St. Thomas.