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Buffalo Wild Wings supporting American Cancer Society Relay for Life

20 percent of total food sales April 5 will support the organization

Published: March 31, 2017 12:58 PM
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The American Cancer Society and Northeast Ohio Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants have teamed up to fight cancer on Wednesday, April 5, 2017.  Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 20% of total food sales from the entire day on April 5 from 21 participating locations to the American Cancer Society’s signature event, Relay For Life.  In 2016, through this event, Buffalo Wild Wings raised more than $20,000 for the American Cancer Society in a single day.

 “With help from generous companies like Buffalo Wild Wings, we are able to provide free information and support for people facing cancer today and fund research that will help protect future generations,” said Lindsay Winkler, Relay For Life Senior Manager for the American Cancer Society.

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life movement is the world’s largest fundraising event to end cancer, uniting communities across the globe to fight back against this disease. Teams camp out at local schools, parks, or fairgrounds and take turns walking or running around a track or path. Each team has at least one representative on the track at all times and raises funds to support the Society’s lifesaving mission in the months leading up to the event. In 2016, four million people participated in more than 6,000 events worldwide. This year’s Relay For Life of     Stow-Munroe Falls-Hudson will be held Saturday, June 10 at Stow Glen Retirement Village campus.  Visit relayforlife.org/stowhudson for more information about this year’s Relay For Life event.

“At a Relay For Life event it is inspirational to see people from all parts of our community come out to support us and help save lives from cancer,” said Winkler. “Together, we will celebrate those surviving cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take tangible action to make a difference.”

The 21 locations of the Buffalo Wild Wings participating in the April 5 promotion for the American Cancer Society are:

Ashland, 630 Claremont Ave., Ashland, OH 44805
Avon Lake, 32914 Walker Rd., Avon Lake, OH 44012
Bainbridge, 18865 Giles Rd., Aurora, OH 44202
Brooklyn, 5020 Tiedeman Rd., Brooklyn, OH 44144
Canton, 5062 Dressler Rd. NW, Canton, OH 44718
Cleveland, Downtown, 724 Prospect Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44115
Cleveland Heights, 12459 Cedar Rd., Cleveland Heights, OH 44106
Elyria, 239 Midway Blvd., Elyria, OH 44035
Fairview Park, 3011 Westgate Mall, Fairview Park, OH 44126
Kent, 176 East Main St., Kent, OH 44240
Lyndhurst, 5433 Mayfield Rd., Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Massillon, 235 Lincoln Way West, Massillon, OH 44647
Medina, 5050 Eastpointe Dr., Medina, OH 44256
Mentor, 9566 Diamond Centre Dr. Mentor, OH 44060
Ontario, 949 N. Lexington-Springmill Rd., Ontario, OH 44906
Sandusky, 814 Crossing Rd Sandusky, OH 44870
Streetsboro, 9062 State Route 14, Streetsboro, OH 44241
Strongsville, 8465 Pearl Rd., Strongsville, OH 44136
Warrensville Heights, 26200 Harvard Rd., Warrensville Heights, OH 44122
Willoughby, 36455 Euclid Ave., Willoughby, OH 44094
Wooster, 4122 Burbank Rd., Wooster, OH 44691

For more information about Relay For Life call the American Cancer Society toll free at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.relayforlife.org


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