Friday, June 19, 2009

Cancer Fundraisers This Weekend

This weekend we have a couple of cancer fundraisers going on in Edmonton. One is The Underwear Affair and the other is the Father's Day Walk/Run for Prostate Cancer. Here is some info regarding the two.

The Underwear Affair is a fun 10K run or 5K walk that benefits often underfunded, taboo cancers like prostate, colorectal, testicular and cervical. It’s time to do something bold and help support the Alberta Cancer Foundation’s effort to find cures and better treatments for these cancers.

The Underwear Affair is one of those rare events that combine a really great cause and a really good time. It’s for people of all ages, all athletic abilities, and all fashion statements. Of course, participating in your underwear is encouraged, but not required. From crazy costumes to great company, on June 20, 2009, join the masses as they journey through the streets of Edmonton in support of treating cancers below the waist.
The Father's Day Walk/Run to beat Prostate Cancer on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 21, 2009

Funds raised support cutting edge research, awareness and support in the battle against Prostate Cancer.


Lisa said...

so when is fathers day in the USA ? We have it in September.

BTW congrats on almost 100 followers !!!

Barry said...

Its great to see so many people participating in so many events across the country. They are going on everywhere here in Toronto this weekend.