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Relay For Life 2010

Relay For Life 2010

The Relay For Life fundraiser is coming around again for 2010. The fundraiser kicks off on May 28th in Kin Coulee Park. It is a 12 hour event, so you can bet you will not miss it no matter when you show up.

Relay For Life is an opportunity to get together with family and friends to celebrate cancer survivors, remember loved ones lost and fight back against the disease.

You can help make cancer history by being part of the biggest cancer fundraising event in Medicine Hat.

For more information call 403.528.2125 or head on over to their website.

I’m sure you’ve all heard about it but in case you haven’t (and in case you have) here’s all the details:

The Medicine Hat Tigers, along with a variety of sponsors, are hosting a Reach for a Cure fundraiser to support the mission of the Canadian Cancer Society. The money raised from this event helps fund leading-edge cancer research that is improving cancer treatments, preventing cancer and saving lives; provide reliable and up-to-date information on cancer, risk reduction and treatment; offer vital community-based support services for people living with cancer and their families; and advocate for healthy public policies.

Click the Support button at the website below to donate! Cash and cheque donations are accepted at the Canadian Cancer Society, Kal Tire, Source For Sports, and Rock 105.3. Each $5.00 donation is another entry into the draw for a variety of prizes including a Tigers Jersey signed by a great mustachioed player — Lanny McDonald.

Every pledge takes everyone one step further in the fight against cancer.If you want to read more about how your donation helps, check out the “Where your money goes” link in the left menu of the “Dusters for Dollars” website.

Visit the website to see who’s participating. They include Tigers players: Bretton Cameron, Dylan Bredo, Dylan Busenius, Thomas Carr, Jace Coyle, Deven Dubyk, Emerson Etem, Joey Frazer, Taylor Gal, Wacey Hamilton, Mark Isherwood, Kale Kessy, Tristan King, Matthew Konan, Tomas Kundratek, Matt MacKay, Scott McKay, Zdenek Okal, Tanner Sohn and Linden Vey. Assistant coach Shaun Clouston, as well as office staff Dave Andjelic and Mike Bortolussi. And many more people!

Please visit the Dusters for Dollars webpage to find out more and to donate!

Submitted by Wendy Bosch:

Medicine Hat, AB, October 4, 2009 – The 4th Annual Bustin’ Loose Race To End Breast Cancer will be held at the Heritage Pavilion in Strathcona Park, beginning at 11:00 a.m.  This is a 3 km, 5 km, 10 km fun run/walk event in support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (prairies/nwt region).  To date this event has raised over $110,000 with generous support of our sponsors and overwhelming community response.

To register for this event visit or phone 403-527-5899 for more information.

The event is open to walkers and runners of any age or gender.  For logistical reasons and to ensure the best possible event, the event will be capped. There will be a 500 participant limit. This makes it essential for those who wish to participate to ENTER EARLY!  This event fills up each year.

Those who wish to raise pledges are advised to register early even if they plan to continue raising pledges up to race day in order to guarantee their spot in the event.  Raising $60.00 in pledges will waive the individual registration fee.  Family registration fee will be waived if each participant collects $60.00 in pledges.

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