Celebrate Relay For Life on May 1 – Paint the Town Purple!


Get ready to kick off the Relay For Life season on May Day For Relay! On May 1, communities across New York and New Jersey, from small towns to big cities, are turning purple in celebration of this biggest fundraiser in the world. Join the movement – Paint Your Town Purple!


It’s easy. Hang purple decorations around your town center, wear a purple shirt or tie, or decorate your office with purple balloons. Your participation will help spread the message of hope in your community and raise awareness about this great event.

More purple ideas to get you started:

Relay Central Resources to help you out:

May Day For Relay Information

Paint The Town Purple Toolkit

Relay For Life Promotional Materials

Not a Relay For Life participant? Then join this fun-filled overnight event that celebrates cancer survivorship. Find one in your community.