Wednesday, April 23, 2008

American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Sunset Park Brooklyn

Received the following to post on our website via our blog.

My name is Sylvia Gonzalez Delgado and I am Co Chair of the American Cancer Society Relay For Life in Sunset Park Brooklyn. I am hoping that you will be able to post our relay event on your paper . My husband died of cancer and I relay in his name. We relay in hope for a cure. If any questions please feel free to contact me. Please view our site you might want get involve I am also team Captain of Hope a Way To A Cure read why I relay. Our event is Posted below. Please get back to me if you will be able to print this for us. Thanks


Sylvia Gonzalez Delgado

Co Chair / Team Captain of Hope a Way to a Cure

American Cancer Society Relay For Life

American Cancer Society

Relay for Life of Sunset Park

One day. One night. One community. Your Relay For Life® is about celebration,
remembrance, and hope. By participating, you honor cancer survivors, pay tribute to the lives we've lost to the disease, and raise money to help fight it all right here in your community. You won't want to miss one moment of this life- and community-affirming event!

Event Date and Time
June 14, 2008

Event Location
PS 503 / 506, at the corner of 4th Ave and 60th Street

Event Contact
Jen Silvester
718-237-7851 x9134

Event Schedule
2:00 PM-11:00 PM

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Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Free Health Fair Coming to Sunset Park

From an e-mail I received for my website;

The Community HealthCorps VISTA program of New York City is excited to announce that "Health Fair! Health Living Starts Today" will be held in Sunset Park, Brooklyn on Saturday June 14th, 2008. This fair will be welcoming the families of Sunset Park as well as local health and community organizations.

There will be many services offered at this fair. Information will be offered on nutrition, type II Diabetes, dental health, cancer screenings, exercise, heart disease, sexual health, and general women’s health. Blood pressure readings, glucose tests, body mass analysis, vision tests, and HIV testing will be offered by medical providers at booths or within mobile health vans. Our goal is to address the medical needs of this community through a free and enjoyable event.

WHEN: Saturday June 14th, 2008 11 AM to 3 PM

WHERE: The Sunset Park Recreational Center @ 43rd Street and 7th Avenue

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