Month: June 2012

Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

What a ride!

Monday, June 25, 2012

Yesterday I finished my first Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation. What a remarkable experience it was. I had heard from colleagues that this weekend would be inspiring but nothing quite matched the feeling of being there, right in the middle of it. At the opening ceremonies at Spruce Meadows Saturday … Read More

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Opening the Door to New Fundraising Possibilities

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Non-profit organizations utilize a variety of different mediums to effectively reach their fundraising goals. The Alberta Cancer Foundation is no different— we use telephone, online, and other valuable fundraising methods to ensure that we continue to deliver on our promise of progress in cancer research, treatment, prevention and care.   This June, the Alberta Cancer … Read More

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Dream Team

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

I was privileged to speak on behalf of Alberta Cancer Foundation donors today, at a news conference announcing a significant investment into glioblastoma research. The scientists involved in the project are being dubbed a “dream team,” made up of some of the country’s top minds in cancer research. They are all working together to find … Read More

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