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Sep 14, 2019, 16:42 ET Racing to change the future of youth mental health

2019 RBC Race for the Kids raises $2.6 million for the Family Navigation Project at Sunnybrook TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 9,400 Torontonians took a giant step forward for youth mental...


Sep 13, 2019, 11:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Road Closure Notice: 2019 RBC Race for the Kids/

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The RBC Race for the Kids will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Mel Lastman Square. More than 8,500 participants will be taking part in a 5 km walk/run and...


Sep 12, 2019, 10:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - Mayor Tory to welcome participants and kick-off 7th Annual RBC Race for the Kids

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Over 8,500 supporters will be taking part in the 7th annual RBC Race for the Kids Toronto on Saturday, September 14 at Mel Lastman Square. Participants will be walking ...


Sep 10, 2019, 10:29 ET Road Closure Notice: 2019 RBC Race for the Kids

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The RBC Race for the Kids will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Mel Lastman Square. More than 8,500 participants will be taking part in a 5 km walk/run and...


May 06, 2019, 18:00 ET Ready to go the extra mile for youth mental health

Registration now open for 2019 RBC Race for the Kids TORONTO, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Registration is now open for the 2019 RBC Race for the Kids, in support of Sunnybrook's Family Navigation Project...


Oct 23, 2018, 14:03 ET Operation Raise a Flag Returns to Salute Canadian Veterans with 47,500 Canadian Flags on November 11th

Toronto's Remembrance Day tradition kicks off Sunnybrook Veterans Centre's annual fundraising campaign TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Toronto's Remembrance Day tradition, Operation Raise a Flag,...


Sep 15, 2018, 15:12 ET A giant step forward for youth mental health

2018 RBC Race for the Kids raises $2.4 million for Sunnybrook's Family Navigation Project TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - More than 9,500 Torontonians supported youth mental health raising $2.4...


Sep 14, 2018, 17:54 ET Media Advisory - Photo Opportunity: Mayor Tory to Welcome Participants and Kick-Off 6th Annual RBC Race for the Kids

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - Over 8,500 supporters will be taking part in the 6th annual RBC Race for the Kids Toronto on Saturday, September 15 at Mel Lastman Square. Participants will be walking ...


Sep 14, 2018, 17:16 ET Updated Road Closure Notice: 2018 RBC Race for the Kids

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - The RBC Race for the Kids will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Mel Lastman Square. More than 8,500 participants will be taking part in a 5km walk/run, 7km...


Sep 14, 2018, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T - Road Closure Notice: 2018 RBC Race for the Kids/

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - The RBC Race for the Kids will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Mel Lastman Square. More than 8,500 participants will be taking part in a 5km walk/run, 7km...


Sep 13, 2018, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Photo Opportunity: Making a difference: thousands lace up in Toronto for youth mental health

TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Over 8,500 supporters will be taking part in the 6th annual RBC Race for the Kids Toronto on Saturday, September 15 at Mel Lastman Square. Participants will be walking ...


Sep 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Road Closure Notice: 2018 RBC Race for the Kids

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The RBC Race for the Kids will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Mel Lastman Square. More than 8,500 participants will be taking part in a 5km walk/run, 7km...


Sep 04, 2018, 11:26 ET Circle of Friends Gala - A bold new event to support the re-invention of seniors health at Sunnybrook

TORONTO, Sept. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Philanthropist Peter Cipriano is delighted to announce a spectacular new fundraising event, the Circle of Friends Gala, to support seniors health at Sunnybrook Health...


Jun 28, 2018, 09:00 ET Peter Cipriano donates $10 million to transform care for seniors through the Centre for Seniors Health at Sunnybrook

TORONTO, June 28, 2018 /CNW/ - A landmark donation of $10 million by Peter Cipriano allows Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre to reinvent care for seniors. The Peter Cipriano Centre for Seniors Health ...


May 10, 2018, 15:04 ET Calling all Torontonians: Let's step forward for youth mental health!

Registration now open for 2018 RBC Race for the Kids TORONTO, May 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Registration is now open for the sixth annual RBC Race for the Kids in support of Family Navigation Project (FNP) at ...


Feb 21, 2018, 05:00 ET Harquail family and Sunnybrook Foundation make joint $10 million investment in neuromodulation research

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Sunnybrook's internationally recognized leaders in neuromodulation — the ability to intervene in brain circuitry to stop, start, and interrupt the systems at the root...


Nov 16, 2017, 10:00 ET Murphy Family Donates Landmark $10 million to Mental Health at Sunnybrook

TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - The stigma of mental illness is one of the main reasons people don't seek help when they need it. But, each day, in small and large ways, actions are being taken to...


Oct 24, 2017, 12:30 ET Operation Raise a Flag Launches 2017 Fundraising Campaign for Veterans

Sunnybrook Veterans Centre honours our nation's heroes with 30,000 Canadian flags TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2017 /CNW/ - As we celebrate Canada's 150th birthday it is important that we honour those who stood ...


Apr 21, 2017, 06:00 ET Racing to help families navigate mental health care

Fifth annual RBC Race for the Kids supports the Family Navigation Project at Sunnybrook TORONTO, April 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Registration is now open for the fifth annual RBC Race for the Kids. Sponsored...


Nov 02, 2016, 09:00 ET Operation Raise a Flag Launches 2016 Fundraising Campaign for Veterans

Sunnybrook Veterans Centre aims to plant over 30,000 flags for our nation's heroes TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2016 /CNW/ - In the early morning hours of November 11th, 475 of our nation's veterans will wake up ...


Sep 19, 2016, 11:25 ET The Tragically Hip tour inspires more than $1M for brain cancer research

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - With donations coming in from across the country and around the world, Sunnybrook Foundation and the Canadian Cancer Society are pleased to announce that through The...


Sep 17, 2016, 16:20 ET RBC Race for the Kids sets new fundraising record for youth mental health

8,500 participants supported the fourth annual race TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Youth mental health received a strong message of support today as thousands walked and ran in the 2016 Race for the ...


Sep 16, 2016, 13:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Road Closure Notice: 2016 RBC Race for the Kids/

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - The RBC Race for the Kids will be held on Saturday, September 17th, 2016 at Mel Lastman Square and will consist of a 5km walk/run, 7km run, and 15km run with more than ...


Sep 14, 2016, 11:11 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - Step forward for Youth Mental Health with the 4th Annual RBC Race for the Kids!

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Over 8,400 people are expected on Saturday, September 17 at Mel Lastman Square to participate in a 5 km walk/run, 7 km run or 15 km run, in support of youth struggling ...


Sep 14, 2016, 10:51 ET Road Closure Notice: 2016 RBC Race for the Kids

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - The RBC Race for the Kids will be held on Saturday, September 17th, 2016 at Mel Lastman Square and will consist of a 5km walk/run, 7km run, and 15km run with more than ...