FAIR LAWN, NJ – The Glen Rock and Fair Lawn Relay For Life, a community-wide fundraising initiative for the American Cancer Society, is holding the following fundraisers in May for the public to attend, in support of the organization:

Wed., May 1 – Glen Rock High School students will be scooping ice cream at Ben & Jerry’s, 104 Franklin Avenue in Ridgewood from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.; 20% of all sales plus tips will be donated to Relay For Life.

Thurs., May 2 – Come to the Glen Rock Inn, 222 Rock Road in Glen Rock, for a bottomless buffet dinner and to Meet & Greet the Mayor and Council, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Glen Rock Mayor Bruce Packer, the town council and other elected officials will be there to answer questions and share personal stories, as attendees enjoy an unlimited buffet, courtesy of the Glen Rock Inn. Cash bar will be available. Cost is $20, payable at the door; however, ticket reservations in advance are strongly recommended. Go to http://bit.ly/2UZ6jcr to reserve a seat.

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Sat., May 4 – The Relay For Life teams from Glen Rock High School and Glen Rock Middle School will hold a car wash at Maple Rock Exxon, 650 Maple Avenue, Glen Rock from 10:00 a.m.– 2:00 p.m. Donations of $10 per car go directly to support Relay For Life. Rain date is Sun., May 5.

Fri., May 10 – See how mozzarella cheese is made and enjoy samples at a Singing Chef Mozzarella Demonstration from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Lord & Taylor in the Fashion Center, Rt. 17 North and West Ridgewood Avenue in Paramus. This private event will be held in the 3rd floor café and includes fun raffles throughout the event. Tickets are $20 each and can be purchased by emailing asproviero@gmail.com. 100% of the ticket price will go to Relay For Life of Glen Rock & Fair Lawn.

Thurs., May 16 – Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza, 2101 Promenade Boulevard, is hosting an all-day “dine out to donate” from 11:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. The restaurant will donate 20% of all sales, both dine in and takeout, to the Fair Lawn High School’s Relay For Life team, with presentation of the event flyer. As an added treat, jazz students from Fair Lawn High School will be performing there from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. The flyer is available on the chapter’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/events/2151908618452934/.

Sat., May 18 – Panera Bread at 23-02 Fair Lawn Avenue in Fair Lawn will donate 20% of to Relay for Life from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. In order to receive the give-back, bring a hard copy of the flyer or show it on your phone; it is at https://www.facebook.com/events/1972153929578591/. If ordering online for rapid pick-up or delivery, enter "PRFUND" as as the promo code to have a portion of the sale donated to Relay for Life of Glen Rock & Fair Lawn.

In addition, Yani’s Bake House is holding a Mother’s Day scone fundraiser to benefit Relay. Order one dozen assorted scones (six guava, six berry) for $30 by Tues., May 7 with pickup on Sat., May 11 between 2:00 and 5:00 p.m. Information about prepayment and pickup location will be provided upon ordering. Contact either Assunta Trischka at assuntarelay@gmail.com or (201) 220-5498 or Yani Genao at yaannerisg@gmail.com to place your order.

Relay For Life is the signature fundraiser of the American Cancer Society and the world’s largest fundraising event dedicated to fighting cancer. The Glen Rock-Fair Lawn event will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., June 1-2, 2019 at the Glen Rock High School football field. Glen Rock High School is located at 600 Harristown Road.

The event is staffed and coordinated by volunteers from the community. Volunteers can form or join a team, help on a committee, or assist at the event. There is still time to register as an individual, form a team or to make a donation. All registration information and forms are at http://bit.ly/RelayGRFL.

Events and updates about the Relay For Life of Glen Rock and Fair Lawn are on https://www.facebook.com/pg/RFLglenrockfairlawnnewjersey. For more information, contact co-leaders Assunta Trischka at assuntarelay@gmail.com or Barbara Gomes at barbararelay@mail.com.

About Relay For Life

Monies raised through Relay For Life help the American Cancer Society (ACS) provide free information and support for people facing the disease today, and fund cancer research that will help protect future generations. ACS has invested more than $4.3 billion in research since 1946, and has funded more than 20,000 scientists, including 47 Nobel laureates. Relay is staffed and coordinated by volunteers in more than 5,200 communities and 20 countries. For more information, visit https://www.cancer.org/involved/fundraise/relay-for-life.html