Relay for Life

The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Mount Pleasant will be April 29-30 at Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park West Blvd., Mount Pleasant.

ACS Relay for Life is an overnight event that offers a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, honor loved ones lost and fight back against the disease. Teams camp out overnight and take turns walking/running around the track all night long.

The opening ceremony is at 7 p.m. April 29 and the closing ceremony is at 6 a.m. April 30. Suggested donation is $10. Contact 654-3309 or

McCravy 5K run/walk

During the past three years, Leslie McCravy's friends and family have joined forces with Pet Helpers to raise funds for the Leslie McCravy Memorial 5K Run/Walk.

The third event is 8 a.m. May 14 at Folly Beach.

This year's race will have an after-party at Blu Restaurant & Bar with musical group Ben Fagan and the Holy City Hooligans.

Participants are encouraged to register on for the race. Registration fees are as follows:

Through May 1: $25 for adults; $10 for kids 12 and under. After May 1: $30 for adults; $15 for 12 and under

DuBose golf tourney

The ARK, a nonprofit Alzheimer's Family Support Services facility dealing with Alzheimer's disease, will hold its eighth annual Charles DuBose Memorial Golf Tournament at noon May 21 at Miler Country Club in Summerville.

Proceeds from the tournament will benefit The ARK.

Players fee is $60 with student cost of $45 and includes registration, green fees, cart, lunch, cookout, silent auction and door prizes.

For more information, contact Betty Boudreau at 832-2357 or

Spirit of Caring Golf

The Spirit of Caring Golf Tournament is back and will benefit the Roper St. Francis Healthcare Nursing Scholarship Fund. The tournament will be May 10 at the Ralston Creek Golf Club.

To register a foursome to play in the tournament, contact Joan Wherley at 724-2193, or e-mail The entry fee for each foursome is $1,600.