35th Annual Run will benefit research at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
TORONTO, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Raising close to $2 million over the past seven years for The Princess Margaret, Harry's Spring Run-Off 8K & 5K to Conquer Prostate Cancer aims to add another $300,000 to that total on Saturday, April 6th in High Park.
As Toronto's oldest, continuously-held race, the 35th annual event is steeped in tradition and features the world's great distance runners. It's a great day for families to cheer-on loved ones and see our youngest philanthropists experience the newly-organized Kids' Run as well.
|When:|| Saturday, April 6th
10:00 a.m. - 8K Run starts - SOLD OUT
11:15 a.m. - 5K Run/Walk starts
11:45 a.m. - Kids' Run
11:50 a.m. - Awards Ceremony
|Where:||High Park, entrance at Bloor Street and High Park Avenue|
|Who:|| Conrad Frejlich, Executive Vice President, CFO, Harry Rosen Inc.
Councillors Sarah Doucette and Mike Layton
Paul Alofs, President & CEO, The PMCF
5,000 runners and walkers
Bands, entertainers, volunteers and other surprise guests
|Why:||Prostate cancer is the most common cancer threat to Canadian men. One in seven men will be diagnosed with the disease in their lifetime. Over 90% of prostate cancer cases are curable if detected and treated in their earliest stages, so men over the age of 45 are urged to speak to their doctors about testing.|
For more information, to register, or set-up fundraising, please visit www.HarrysSpringRunoff.ca.
SOURCE: Harry Rosen Inc.
For further information:
PR Manager, Harry Rosen Inc.
Office: 416-935-9224 Mobile: 416-909-2853