We hope you’re excited for the 2nd Annual, Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life at St. Mary’s HS.
This event will be an unforgettable experience, where you’ll make great memories and a big difference in the fight against cancer!

How can YOU, a member of the St. Mary’s HS Community HELP?

  • Register to participate yourself or as part of a team – note:  deadline to register is Wed., May 1st, 2019
  • Sponsor a participant
  • Make a monetary donation through the Mary’s Relay for Life website or
    drop off/mail a cheque to the St. Mary’s HS Main Office, payable to “The Canadian Cancer Society” attention:  Shawna Kropf
  • Monetary donations (personal and/or corporate) to help cover event costs (e.g. equipment for activities, signage, decor, fencing, etc.)
    – please contact Shawna Kropf (
  • Donate a prize or prizes (e.g. gift basket, gift card/certificate, other…)
    – please contact Leanne Kropf (
  • Donate a tent (Party Tent / Gazebo Tent – 10′ x 10′ or larger) – we will use these year after year instead of renting!
    – please contact Tony Paolo (
  • Donate a BBQ – we will use these year after year too (for the Relay and our Gr. 7 days and Gr. 8 days!)
    – please contact Tony Paolo (
  • Donate food or drink items for the 2 BBQ meals and/or snacks for relay participants – bottled water, juice boxes, granola bars, chips, apples, sour keys, Gatorade, etc.)
    – please contact Tony Paolo (
  • Donate a cake or pie for our second cake/pie raffle on April 18th
    – please contact Breanne Evans (


  • fundraising goal:  $45,000!
  • date:  Friday, May 24th     
  • time:  10:00 am – 10:00 pm     
  • location:  St. Mary’s High School – football field (behind the school)
  • to register to participate in the St. Mary’s Relay for Life 2019
  • to donate  to the St. Mary’s Relay for Life 2019
  • instagram: @smhrelay
  • staff organizers (at SMH):  Shawna Kropf, Breanne Evans, D. DiGiuseppe, J. Horgan, L. Kropf, T. Paolo, J. Rodrigue, D. Turner, F. Wittmann
  • Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life website

Important Information

  • participation in the SMH Relay for Life is open to: St. Mary’s HS students & also their family members and SMH alumni
    (note:  alumni participants, must register as part of the alumni team)
  • registration fee:  $20 (includes:  event day t-shirt, 2 BBQ meals with a drink & a snack, 1 luminaria) – click here to register
  • RallyThursday, March 21st – official Relay for Life registration launch (school-wide assembly)
  • Registration BlitzMarch 21st29th lower forum, both lunches
    (from Apr. 1st – May 1st – register online or in Room 204)
  • participants must raise a minimum of $50 to participate
  • relay team size – recommended between 8 and 12 participants (but smaller or larger teams are welcome)

Events to Raise Funds

  • Cake Raffle (#2)  Thursday, April 18th (during both lunches)  8:00 am cake drop-off in Staff Room 
  • Dress Down Day  Wednesday, April 17th –  $2 per student/staff to dress down – all proceeds to Relay for Life
  • Mission CollectionThursdayApril 11th
  • Sock Sale  Get your SMH Relay for Life football socks today before they are gone
    – only $10.00 per pair
    – purchase them in Room 303