Albany Parks and Recreation Sports (APRD) and Relay for Life American Cancer Society partnered together in 2010, 2011 and 2012 to run a softball tournament "Swing for the Cure" to fund breast cancer needs for research, treatment, care, and more.

APRD has assisted Relay for Life in producing over 6,500 participants, over $28,000 in luminary sales, 72 $1,000 club members, 240 registered teams, 232 fundraising teams, 680 registered Survivors, and over $14,000 in Silent Auction since 2010.