The American Cancer Society’s annual Relay For Life of Somerset County will kick off the fundraising season at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, at Skowhegan Area Middle School. All interested residents and those already registered are invited to attend.

To learn how you can help “paint the world purple” and save lives from cancer by fundraising to support American Cancer Society research, advocacy and patient services, visit, or email Mike Trafton at [email protected].

The Relay For Life of Somerset County is slated for June 11.