CIBC Run for the Cure 2021 promotional poster. (Submitted photo)

Canadian Cancer Society’s Run for the Cure celebrates 30th anniversary in 2021

Livestreamed opening ceremonies held on Sunday, Oct. 3 at 8 a.m.

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure bringing hope to Parksville residents affected by breast cancer.

On Sunday, Oct. 3 at 8 a.m., the society is calling on Parksville residents of all ages to join them virtually for the 30th annual CIBC Run for the Cure and help ensure that no Canadian faces breast cancer alone.

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Live-streamed opening ceremonies will feature an energizing warm-up, performances by iconic Canadian artists and inspirational stories from Canadians living with and beyond breast cancer.

Funds raised from the event are directly invested into groundbreaking breast cancer research, advocacy work and a national support system that makes a difference in the lives of Canadians with breast cancer.

Register for, or donate to, the CIBC Run for the Cure at

– NEWS Staff, submitted

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