Prostate cancer is the number one cancer for men with 1 in 7 being diagnosed in their lifetime.
Just a Run for the Guys
Prostrate Cancer Fundraiser Father's Day June 17
By Emily Stonnell, Prostrate Cancer Network of BC
rostate Cancer Foundation BC and The Island Prostate Centre are pleased to announce the Raymond James Fatherís Day Walk Run on Sunday, June 17th, 2018. With the support of investment dealer Raymond James as the title sponsor, the Fatherís Day Walk Run is celebrating its 20th anniversary raising funds and awareness for individuals and families living with prostate cancer in British Columbia.
The Raymond James Fatherís Day Walk Run is held in 5 locations: Metro Vancouver, Chilliwack, Kamloops, Kelowna, and Victoria. The event encourages communities to come together to support and celebrate the men in their lives on Fatherís Day.
Funds raised support research grants in the province for improved diagnostic and treatment options as well as to provide support services for those living with the disease.
Each year, the Raymond
James Fatherís Day Walk Run attracts a wide range of participants, from
serious runners to those wanting a fun filled family day, to join in
10km and 5km runs or walks. Adult registration is $40 and no charge if
the participant raises $150. Kids 12 and under are free and all
activities at the event, including food, entertainment, prizes, and
t-shirts, are included in registration. To find our more how you can
join the Raymond James Father's Day Walk Run and support prostate cancer
in British Columbia, please visit the event websites
Prostate Cancer Foundation BC or the