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Corunna Tattoo Shop More Than Doubles Relay for Life Fundraising Goal With 2018 Ink-A-Thon Event

Bombshell Ink Does 329 $20 Tats and Donates Half the Proceeds to Relay for Life of Shiawassee County

Posted by Uplift Shiawassee at 9:31am 6/13/18

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Hundreds of people lined Shiawassee Street in downtown Corunna on Saturday June 2nd for Bombshell Ink's 2018 Ink-A-Thon, a marathon tattooing event that raises money for Relay for Life of Shiawassee County.

Bombshell Ink offered 75 different tattoo options at $20 a piece, donating half the proceeds to the Relay for Life team, Sharp Walkers.

The shop set a goal of a $1,500 donation this year. Bombshell told Uplift Shiawassee they did 329 tats beginning at 10am on Saturday and continuing until 3:30am, collecting $3,660 for Sharp Walkers; more than double their goal.

"Everything ran very smooth this year at the event," we were told. The Bombshell crew said "We want to thank everyone from Relay for Life and everyone who came to the event, and thank everyone for their patience in line as well!"

The Bombshell Ink team promised that anyone in line at 10pm, the official "end" of the event, would get tatted.



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Relay for Life of Shiawassee County is set for Friday June 15th at the Shiawassee County Fairgrounds. The walk begins at 4pm with an opening ceremony and also features a Survivor/Caregiver Walk and Luminaria Ceremony. There will also be a Closing Ceremony.

The Shiawassee County Fairgrounds are located at 2900 Hibbard Road in Corunna.

Find out more about Relay for Life of Shiawassee County here

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