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Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure

Sunday, October 2, 2016
 
The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure is Canada's largest single-day, volunteer-led event dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research, education, and awareness programs. In more than 60 communities across Canada, 115,000 participants and volunteers gathered for the 2015 Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure to help raise $21.5 million for the breast cancer cause. 

 

Our sincere thanks to the participants, donors, sponsors and volunteers that contributed to the success of the 2015 CIBC Run for the Cure.  Congratulations to the top 20 individual and team fundraisers in the BC/Yukon Region - thank you for commitment and energy in fundraising for the breast cancer cause.


Here in the BC/Yukon Region, there are nine Run sites across the province:  Abbotsford, Kamloops, Kelowna, Nanaimo, Prince George, Surrey, Vancouver, Vernon and Victoria. Join us on Sunday, October 2nd, 2016 for a 1km or 5km walk or run in support of creating a future without breast cancer.

 
To learn more about the CIBC Run for the Cure, visit www.cibcrunforthecure.com​.
 

Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Wild Lilies Gala

On Friday, February 26, 2016, the Wild Lilies Gala was held at the Fairmont Waterfront  Hotel in Vancouver.  Over 350 guests attended the 2nd annual event in support of critical breast cancer research, in particular research focused on triple negative breast cancer (one of the most agggressive and hard-to-treat breast cancers).  
 
Thanks to the support of our guests, donors, sponsors and volunteers, over $330,000 was raised for breast cancer research!

For more information about the Wild Lilies Gala or to see photos from the 2016 event, please visit wildliliesgala.com.​ 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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