She says that she's hoping the event will reach its goal in order to help fund research both provincially and nationally.
She said another huge resource is the American Cancer Society, which receives the proceeds from the Franklin County Relay For Life.
22News sponsors the relays for life every year.
"At this point, they're just leaving it because they said all my teeth would fall out and my jaw would draw if I had chemo", she said. The first lap is traditionally lead by survivors.
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The singing of the national anthem kicked off Relay for Life 2018 in Washington County.
The Hero of Hope is an annual honor given to a cancer survivor or person who has been an exceptional caretaker for someone who has struggled with cancer. Lori Coleman said she became a caregiver after working as a personal care assistant for Marcia Klaith.
"Imagine what that $2 million has done", she said.
Larson said the team was formed in memory of her mother Debbie, who died earlier this year. The cancer and treatment have affected Fultz's sight and speech, and her daughter Jen helped read her keynote speech Friday.
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"The hardest part is the helplessness you feel".
Turbin - who gets around with the use of walker these days - was diagnosed with breast cancer nine years ago, and was diagnosed with cancer in her uterine wall just four years ago.
"We all know that cancer has many tools in its toolbox to take us all down, but the American Cancer Society has given us new tools to eradicate this disease", said Broeker, who closed her speech by reminding everyone to live each day to its fullest and to keep fighting no matter what.
Richard Vitagliano, the other co-leader of the Rutland event, said there was a small decline in the number of registered teams this year. "But here we can al lean on each other", said Getz.
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