July 6, 2013: The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer announces $6.3 million raised as 5th annual ride commences in Quebec.
The 2013 Ride draws 1,778 Riders and supports cancer research, treatment and care programs at the Jewish General Hospital and partner hospitals across the province.Read article
MAKE AN IMPACT
40% of Canadian women and 45% of men will develop cancer during their lifetimes. An estimated 1 out of every 4 Canadians are expected to die from cancer.
The money you raise for The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer will help fund cancer research and care at the Segal Cancer Centre at the Jewish General Hospital and throughout Quebec. Funds will be used to support research and new technologies in the areas of molecular diagnostics, functional imaging, biomarkers, molecular target discovery and validation, and advanced targeted radiation therapy. In other words, your epic ride will accelerate the conquest of cancer. Period. So how’s that for epic?
PROFILES OF COURAGE
You don't have to be rich to participate in The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer. And you don't have to be an athlete, either. Whether you're 25 or 75, a fitness freak or a couch potato, a banker or a barista, you can absolutely do this. With our support, you will not only raise an incredible amount of money for cancer research, but also be completely ready to cycle the most meaningful ride of your life.