2016 Terry Fox Run: TFRI teams show immense support

Date Posted: 
2016-10-13
VPC Terry Fox Run participants at Stanley Park

The Terry Fox Research Institute published a news article outlining the success of the TFRI-funded teams in the 2016 Terry Fox run.  The VPC team raised $40,000 between online and offline pledges, with over $23,000 raised by Dr. Gleave and over $12,000 by Dr. Black.  We would like to thank all donors, volunteers and participants for making this run very successful.

Read more at TFRI's website (link opens in new window).

 

 

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