Nearly $330K raised in 1st Campout Against Cancer

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) Participants in Campout Against Cancer raised $327,641 in the event's inaugural year.

The two-day event was filled with extreme games, music and some serious competition between more than 30 teams. The Eyewitness News Cancer Fighters took part.

The event benefited the Kern County Cancer Fund, which helps local patients to cover co-pays, deductibles and other expenses related to cancer diagnosis and treatment.