PUBLISHED: 5:48 PM on Wednesday, February 23, 2005
Last few days to order Daffodil Days flowers

Valentine's Day signaled the kick-off for this year's Daffodil Days fundraising event for Juneau and neighboring Southeast communities. The annual event raisise money for the American Cancer Society to fund cancer research, educational and patient service programs and advocacy initiatives.

Local volunteers have been calling on businesses, employees and individuals, and are continuing to do so until February 24 to solicit orders for the flowers, which will arrive in Juneau for distribution March 9.

Bundles of 10 can be purchased for $8 with free delivery being offered for purchases of 10 bundles or more.

For further information, contact Donna Sheridan at 463-5242.

CUTLINE: Donna Sheridan and Laraine Deer, longtime volunteers with the Juneau Unit of the American Cancer Society cradle their symbols of spring and hope amid Daffodil Days table top reminders.