Relay For Life – Georgian Bay
Beaver Valley Community School, Thornbury
July 12-13, 2013 – This year is the 75th year for the Canadian Cancer Society’s in the fight for life. Join CENTURY 21 Millennium Inc., and countless others, friends, families & survivors on a symbolic, non competitive walk/run/relay overnight to raise funds, celebrate, remember and fight back. Over 500 communities, 20 countries worldwide participate across Canada from coast to coast. In 2012, 17,265 teams raised 51 Million dollars towards cancer research, with the hope of a cancer fear free future! Let’s do the same this time around!
Did you know?
- Cancer is the leading cause of premature death in Canada.
- The number of new cancer cases will increase by approximately 60% over the next 20 years due to our aging and growing population.
- But with your help, the cancer death rate is dropping - nearly 100,000 lives were saved in Canada between 1988 and 2007.
- The Canadian Cancer Society is the largest charitable funder of cancer research in Canada. Last year, the Canadian Cancer Society invested $46 million in cancer research, supporting the best cancer scientists across Canada.
Humble sponsors in this life changing movement are:
Event Sponsor Bruce Power
Survivor Sponsor CENTURY 21
LUMINARY SPONSOR Ferguson Funeral Home
MEDIA SPONSOR Rogers TV