Berkeley College in Dover Joins Fight Against Cancer during Relay for Life of Central Morris County

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18,
2014

Contact:  Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
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BERKELEY COLLEGE IN DOVER JOINS FIGHT AGAINST CANCER
DURING RELAY FOR LIFE OF CENTRAL MORRIS COUNTY

Berkeley College students and staff at the Relay for Life

Photo Caption A: Berkeley College in Dover recently participated in the Relay for Life of Central Morris County, held at Smith Field in Parsippany. During the overnight event, the team walked around the track to raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society in the fight against cancer. The team participated through the Berkeley Cares initiative, which throughout the year assists charities in the critical areas of food, shelter, health and student success. Left to right are Florence Church of Parsippany, Berkeley College alumna; Berkeley College students Kristen Elder of Wharton and Evan Barrett of South Orange; and Ashante Barnes-Awe, Berkeley College Director, Student Development and Campus Life, Clifton. 

Ashante Barnes-Awe, Berkeley College Director, Student Development and Campus Life, Clifton, receives a henna design

Photo Caption B: Berkeley College in Dover recently participated in the Relay for Life of Central Morris County, held at Smith Field in Parsippany. During the overnight event, the team walked around the track to raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society in the fight against cancer. The team participated through the Berkeley Cares initiative, which throughout the year assists charities in the critical areas of food, shelter, health and student success. Leading up to the event, the College held a “Paint Berkeley Purple” fundraiser, which featured a jewelry vendor who donated a portion of sales to the Relay for Life team, and a henna tattoo artist and bake sale that also raised donations. Pictured is Ashante Barnes-Awe, Berkeley College Director, Student Development and Campus Life, Clifton, receiving a henna design.

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