The build-up to Relay for Life was grueling. More-so, I think, than Kristin and I expected. We did not raise on tenth of the amount we sought to glean from the pockets of "Relayers" but did raise an almost repectful $170 or so to add to our pre-Relay for Life total. With a goal, which we raised a couple different times during the "build-up", was $1,500 and we ended by surpassing our goal with a total intake of $1,841. I hope Kristin's as proud of herself, her victory and her team as I am of her.One of the things we did to raise funds for Relay for Life was to raffle off an autographed, limited edition, BCS Football. Though the ticket purchases were low, we did sell enough to add quite a bit to the pool. The football was won by Michael Ober who, much to the chagrin of many a raffle player,
|Michael and his "ever pregnant" wife Kai rejoice in receiving|
the first of, at least two, coming bundles of joy.