(El Centro Relay for Life Rally)….The Relay is scheduled for March 22 at Southwest High School.
A Rally for the Relay will be held Saturday at the Imperial Valley Mall. The two hour Rally will be held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The focus is to invite Cancer Survivors to register for the Relay. There will be cookies and cupcakes available. Also during the Rally, Organizers say they would like to sign-up teams to participate in the Relay. Luminarias will be sold at the Rally for a nominal donation. The Rally will also kick off Paint Our Town Purple week. El Centro Businesses wishing to participate in the special week should attend the Rally and let them know. Purple ribbons will be provided to decorate the business participating. Purple Ribbons will turn-up throughout El Centro thru Saturday, February 15. On that day Relay organizers and volunteers will set up at Main Street and Imperial Avenue, by Rabobank. The will have Purple Buckets and they will be accepting donations. They will be set up from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon on the 15th.