St. Marys Pharmacy pledges support for Relay for Life

St. Marys Pharmacy/Home Medical has pledged to be a $1,000 sponsor for the 2012 Relay for Life of Elk County. "With help from team members, employees of St. Marys Pharmacy/Home Medical, and all the wonderful donations from the community, Team SMP was able to raise over $6,000 last year," said Team Captain Rebecca Schatz.The 2012 Relay for Life of Elk County will take place on June 8-9 at the Fox Township Community Park beginning at noon on Friday and concluding at noon on Saturday.Co-captain Kari Ryan stated 60 percent of money raised at the relay stays local and is used in many volunteer programs such as "Road to Recovery," "Look Good Feel Better" and "Man to Man." The remaining 40 percent is put toward cancer research."For many of the team members, this nonprofit organization is very near and dear to their hearts, and they extend much gratitude to everyone for their generosity during 2011," Ryan said.