Join us at the Relay for Life 2020 Virtual Event

TwinStar Employees showing some hanging baskets from a recent plant sale fundraiser

Our Relay for Life Committee overcame incredible challenges during the COVID-19 Pandemic and was able to safely raise and donate a total of $15,657 so far to @Thurston County Relay for Life.

This year, Relay for Life Events are going virtual– here are the details:

August 28

  • 6pm: “Relay where you are” Virtual Kick off to celebrate survivors. This event will be streamed on Facebook (@ThurstonRelay).
  • 5 pm-7 pm: Luminaria Bag Drop-off. Our team is accepting Luminaria Bag drop-off’s in the back of the Lowe’s parking lot.
  • 9-11 pm: Night of Hope drive through Luminaria event. No registration necessary for Luminaria- arrive at below address to participate in the drive through.

Location: At Lowes back lot: 5610 Corporate Center Loop SE Lacey, WA 98503 (off College and Yelm Hwy.)


August 29

  • 11am-2pm: Drive through pick up for survivor and caregiver shirts and goody bags. As this is a contactless pick up, please register ahead at:

Location: At Lowes back lot: 5610 Corporate Center Loop SE Lacey, WA 98503 - off College and Yelm Hwy.


All Weekend

  • Share your “why” on Facebook. Ignite a spark in our community- hope has not been cancelled!
  • Although we are relaying from home, each step is for a purpose, for hope, and in celebration and remembrance of those lives we’ve lost.
  • We invite you to share pictures/video of you on Facebook: (tag @ThurstonRelay and @TwinStarCU)
    • Walking for yourself or for another
    • Wearing throwback relay gear
    • Going “live” on your social media telling people why you relay
    • Holding up a sign up for who you are walking for.
  • You can also text pictures to the Relay hotline: 360-791-8216 and all photos received on Saturday will be posted to Facebook (@ThurstonRelay)