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American Cancer Society volunteers to host Stand Up To Cancer viewing party fundraiser in Oklahoma City

American Cancer Society will host a viewing party fundraiser for the “Stand Up To Cancer” prime-time special at 6 p.m. Sept. 5 at Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation.
From Staff Reports Published: August 14, 2014
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To help finish the fight against cancer and support the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), volunteer organizers of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life will host a viewing party for a prime-time special at 6 p.m. Sept. 5 at Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, 825 NE 13.

Alexys Razien, Miss Oklahoma U.S., and Doug Baker, American Cancer Society volunteer, will serve as emcees. The party will be in the foundation auditorium, with the live broadcast beginning at 7 p.m. Jersey Mike’s will sponsor the dinner. The registration deadline is Friday.

A $25 registration fee includes a T-shirt, luminaria and refreshments as well as the chance to bid on silent auction items and win door prizes.

Money raised from the SU2C viewing parties will support the SU2C Lung Cancer Dream Team that is funded in part by the American Cancer Society.

The hourlong telecast will highlight the work of Stand Up To Cancer’s Dream Teams of cancer researchers, and acknowledge SU2C’s corporate supporters and nonprofit collaborators, including the American Cancer Society. The televised event also willl feature celebrity ambassadors and musical performances.

For more information and to register before Friday, go to standup2finishthefight.org.

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