Tag: Alberta

Snowbirds’ fundraising takes flight

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Pat and Ed Nestorowicz go to California for the winter every year.  They live in a community in which one third of the residents are Canadian.  Each year, they coordinate a fundraiser for two days called the “Sunshine Invitational”.  It is a series of events including pickle ball, golf, parties and raffles. The funds raised … Read More

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Teaming up against skin cancer

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

 “It’s the best way to spend the worst day of the year.” For the friends and family of University of Alberta student and elite athlete Owen Schlosser, June 2nd is a day of mixed emotions. It marks the day Owen was lost to melanoma, a mere four months after becoming one of the 43 Albertans … Read More

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February 4th is Epic Impact Day!

Friday, January 31, 2014

Tuesday, February 4 is 1 Day with 1 Goal: for every Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer Rider to get at least one donation to benefit the Alberta Cancer Foundation. Whether it’s $10 or $10,000, the money you raise will be put to immediate use by the Alberta Cancer Foundation, supporting leading-edge cancer research, treatment, prevention … Read More

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