Ba­got­ville runs against Can­cer

Le Vortex de Bagotville - - NEWS -

On Sep­tem­ber 20th, the Ba­got­ville Race com­men­ced on his 14th edi­tion. This year, for the first time, the race part­ne­red with the Ter­ry Fox Foun­da­tion to raise funds for can­cer re­search.

In to­tal, 352 people par­ti­ci­pa­ted in the ac­ti­vi­ty. Din­ner was avai­lable af­ter the race with the sale of hot dogs, piz­za and fresh fruit; rai­sing close to $ 720 for the Ter­ry Fox Foun­da­tion.

CFB Ba­got­ville mem­bers de­ployed to Ro­ma­nia al­so held a race to be­ne­fit the Ter­ry Fox Foun­da­tion a week la­ter. On Sep­tem­ber 29th, about 100 mi­li­ta­ry mem­bers of Ope­ra­tion Reas­su­rance wal­ked or ran on North Cons­tan­ta Beach. More than $ 2,000 was rai­sed for this ac­ti­vi­ty, well over the $ 1,500 goal set by the or­ga­ni­zers.

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