Liv Apartment Communities’ Team Members and Residents Fought to End Cancer at the Annual Relay For Life of Chandler, AZ on April 29, 2016
Chandler, AZ – May 10, 2016 – Four teams of more than 40 team members and residents of Liv communities participated in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Chandler, AZ event on April 29, 2016 at Basha High School in Chandler.
The Liv apartment communities hosted several fundraising events over six months leading up to the event, raising $10,000 to help the American Cancer Society save lives through groundbreaking cancer research, education and risk reduction efforts, and free information and critical services for people with cancer who need them.
“It was inspirational to see employees and residents of our communities come together to support Relay For Life’s great cause and make an impact on the fight to end cancer,” said Heidi Arave. “Together, we celebrated those surviving cancer, honored those that have lost the fight, and took tangible action to make a difference.”
The following teams and individuals were recognized for their extraordinary efforts.
The residents and team members from Liv Avenida in Chandler, Liv Northgate in Gilbert, Liv Ahwatukee, and Liv North Scottsdale were all recognized for their extraordinary efforts.
The Relay For Life movement unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all. Relay For Life events are community gatherings where teams and individuals camp out at a school, park, or fairground and take turns walking or running around a track or path. Teams raise funds in the months leading up to the event. Relay For Life is the world’s largest fundraising event to fight every cancer in every community, with four million participants in 6,000 events worldwide in 2015.
Donations can still be made by visiting relayforlife.org or Relay For Life of Chandler, AZ.
About Liv Apartment Communities / IPA
Liv apartment communities are developed and operated by IPA (Investment Property Associates) in Greater Phoenix and Western Michigan. Based on four key elements that include living connected, actively, sustainably and interactively, Liv communities are designed to support the desired lifestyles of its residents by creating community, encouraging wellness, and enabling technology and sustainability and delivering outstanding resident experiences and consistent, competitive rewards to all stakeholders. In addition, Liv communities offer prime locations, premium finishes, inspired designs, and resort-style amenities. For information, visit www.livliving.com.
About the American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of 2.5 million volunteers saving lives and fighting for every birthday threatened by every cancer in every community. As the largest voluntary health organization, the Society’s efforts have contributed to a 22 percent decline in cancer death rates in the U.S. since 1991, and a 50 percent drop in smoking rates. Thanks in part to our progress; 14.5 million Americans who have had cancer and countless more who have avoided it will celebrate more birthdays this year. We’re determined to finish the fight against cancer. We’re finding cures as the nation’s largest private, not-for-profit investor in cancer research, ensuring people facing cancer have the help they need and continuing the fight for access to quality health care, lifesaving screenings, clean air, and more. For more information, to get help, or to join the fight, call us anytime, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345 or visit cancer.org.