Luminary bags honoring those who have had cancer are now being sold by The Lemuel Rhodes Cancer Foundation. These bags will be lit at the foundation’s Celebration of Life Festival Saturday, September 13 at the Greenville Elementary School playground. Each luminary, which is $5.00, will feature the name of the individual who is being honored.
Luminary forms are available at Greenville banks or by contacting Jane Wilhite at 267-5318.
The Lemuel Rhodes Cancer Foundation’s Celebration of Life Festival is open to the public and includes food, music, games, and featured speakers. Luminaries will be acknowledged as part of the event’s closing ceremony, which begins at 9:00 p.m.
Through a confidential application process, Bond County cancer patients may apply for assistance from the LRCF to help with items such as medical bills not covered by insurance, assistance with lodging and travel for treatment, and other necessary items.