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first_img Next UpMurphy said the national recognition was achieved under the leadership of the Relay captains, through the hard work of the Pike County Relay for Life board and the Relay teams and the generosity of the people of Pike County.“This just goes to show what can be accomplished when a community comes together,” Murphy said. “The 2009 Pike County Relay for Life campaign was second in per capita fundraising in Alabama with $6.84. That means that the average giving for each person in Pike County was nearly seven dollars. That’s tremendous.”The ranking for the nationwide per capita winners is not given, only the Top Ten distinction. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits First Baptist Church of Troy, Troy Regional Medical Center, Wal-Mart DC, Sikorsky and Troy Bank & Trust raised $5,000-plus.The teams that raised more than $2,500 were Brundidge United Methodist Church, Charles Henderson Middle School, Charles Henderson High School, Collegedale Church of Christ, Park Memorial United Methodist Church and Pike County Courthouse.Murphy congratulated all of the teams that participated in the 2009 fundraising campaign for the American Cancer Society. She said it takes everyone working together for a campaign to be successful. “And, together we will win the fight against cancer.” By The Penny Hoarder Sponsored Content Latest Stories The 2009 Pike County Relay for Life campaign was been selected a nationwide American Cancer Society Top Ten Per Capita Award winner.The announcement was made at the 2010 Relay for Life team captains’ luncheon Thursday at the Troy Recreation Center.Claire Murphy, board member, made the announcement and presented a recognition certificate and banner to Pam Little and Rhonda Tuberville, captains of the 2009 and 2010 fundraising campaigns. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Published 12:00 am Friday, January 15, 2010 Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Email the authorcenter_img You Might Like Local groups to help Haiti Local church agencies and the local American Red Cross are reaching out to people affected by Tuesday’s magnitude-7.0 earthquake in… read more Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Top notch campaign Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… By Jaine Treadwell In a letter to the Pike County Relay for Life board and teams, Bob Gross and Laura McCormick, Nationwide Relay Advisory Team co-chairs, commended Pike County on its achievement.“Your winning exemplifies the tremendous time, energy and passion you commit to making Relay for Life a success in your community,” the co-chairs wrote. “Your dedication and resolve to help eliminate cancer is what fuels the American Cancer Society’s mission to help people stay well, help them get well, to find cures and to fight back. Today, fewer people are dying from cancer and we learn more every day about the causes of cancer, its treatment and cures.”Murphy recognized SARHA as the top fundraising team for the 2009 Relay for Life with $20,000 raised and Air Tek as the highest per capita fundraiser. Air Tek and Boots & Boogie each raised more than $15,000.First United Methodist Church of Troy raised $10,000-plus to round out the top four teams in fundraising. Print Article Book Nook to reopenlast_img

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