"Kick for Cancer" raising awareness of pediatric cancer

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DECATUR - Central Illinois residents are encouraged to enjoy a game of kickball while raising money for a good cause this weekend.

The event, titled "Kick for Cancer," aims to raise money and awareness of pediatric cancer, and will be held at Rotary Park in Decatur on October 8, from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.  Each team will be allowed between seven and ten players.

The cost of entry will be $20 per player, with proceeds from this event benefiting the American Cancer Society and several central Illinois hospitals.

For more information, call (217) 413-0443.

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