What does Race for Life raise money for?

What does Race for Life raise money for?

Cancer Research UK
Race for Life is a series of fundraising events, organised by charity Cancer Research UK. They involve running, jogging or walking a 5-kilometre, 10-kilometre or ‘Pretty Muddy’ course and raising sponsorship for doing so. The money raises funds for cancer research in all 200 types of cancer.

Who sponsors Run for the Cure?

The Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure is a trailblazing partnership between CCS, CIBC and communities across Canada. This year’s Run marked CIBC’s 23rd year as title sponsor.

How much does the Race for Life raise?

Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life is a series of events raising money for research into all 200 types of cancer. Over the past 20 years, more than 8 million people have taken part in the Race for Life, raising over £547 million to fund the charity’s life-saving work.

Who started Race for the Cure?

Nancy Brinker
Susan G. Komen for the Cure/Founders

When is the run for life?

October 8th to 10th 2021 The Run and Walk for Life is our main annual fundraising event and this huge community effort allows Solas to deliver free support service each year.

How do I donate money to race for life?

Call us on 0300 123 0770 and make a donation with your debit or credit card.

When is CIBC Run for the Cure?

Sunday, October 3, 2021
CIBC Run for the Cure/Date

When is Terry Fox Run?

The event is held every year on the second Sunday following Labour Day. Since its inception, it has raised via the ‘Terry Fox Foundation’ over $750 million (CAD).

Can men run pretty muddy?

“For the first time, this will offer men the chance to experience Race for Life as participants. Our much-loved traditional 5k, 10k and Pretty Muddy events will remain women-only – giving everyone the opportunity to support Cancer Research UK in the way they want to.”

Can a man enter the Race for Life?

Who can take part in the Race for Life? The Race for Life is open to everyone, no matter their fitness level, background, or gender.

How much money does the CEO of Susan G Komen make?

CEO salary According to Komen’s 2011–12 IRS Form 990 declarations, Brinker made $684,717 that fiscal year, a 64% raise.

What percentage of donations go to charity Susan G Komen?


Element Percentage
Administrative 9.90%
Fundraising 12.50%
Program 77.40%

Who is the sponsor of the race for the cure?

The Susan G. Komen Foundation, the sponsor of the Race for the Cure, will close all of its local chapters, including the office in Scranton. “It’s been, for me personally, it’s been more than a career. It has just been the best job that anyone could ever ask for,” said Dolly Wood.

Where can I run in the race for the cure?

In case the Race for the Cure is not possible in your country due to the current circumstances, you can race where you are: Come together with your family, friends and colleagues. Register your team, organise your run or walk together in your neighbourhood, where you live.

What does the Susan G Komen Race for the Cure do?

We advocate for strong public policy, fund lifesaving research, empower patients with trustworthy information, improve access to high-quality care and offer treatment assistance and patient support. The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure is an education and fundraising event for breast cancer.