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Leesburg Council Members: Pie in the Face. Literally.
Leesburg Council Members: Pie in the Face. Literally.
Town of Leesburg Council Members David Butler, Katie Hammler, Marty Martinez, Ken Reid and Vice Mayor Kevin Wright, Town Manager John Wells and Technology and Communications Committee Chair JB Anderson have volunteered to take a pie in the face to raise money for the American Cancer Society's Western Loudoun Relay for Life.

The Town of Leesburg's team, Government Steps, is looking for bidders to throw a pie in the face of one of these brave volunteers. The bidding begins at $50 and the highest bidder for each gets the privilege of throwing the pie.

The annual Pie in the Face event will be held Friday, June 3rd at 5:30 p.m. on the Town Green at 25 W Market Street in Leesburg. Bids will be accepted from May 23, 2011 through the day of the event. Interested bidders may bid by contacting Debi Parry at dparry@leesburgva.gov or (703) 737-7023.

All donations collected from this event will go directly to the American Cancer Society's Western Loudoun Relay for Life.

Relay for Life is an annual American Cancer Society fund raising event which began in 1985 and is now a worldwide movement to end cancer, with 4,960 events across America that raised a total of $420 million dollars in 2008. These funds help the American Cancer Society in their mission of eliminating cancer as a major health concern.

This year's Western Loudoun Relay for life will be held at Heritage High School in Leesburg and will begin on Saturday, June 4th with the "Survivors Lap" at 1:00 p.m. and end with the emotional closing Sunday, June 5 th at 5:30 a.m. For more information on the Western Loudoun Relay for Life, please visit www.westernloudounrelay.org .