Paint Canada Pink began locally with a flag raising at City Hall on Wednesday. The August 1 ceremony marked the beginning of week long activities held in conjunction with Paint Canada Pink events held all over Canada.
The annual Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure takes place Sunday, Sept. 30 in over 50 locations across Canada. In Prince George, the run starts at 10 a.m. at UNBC’s Agora open air meeting place. More than 28,000 participants are expected to walk or run the one or five kilometre route to raise $4 million towards breast cancer prevention, detection, treatment and cure. Donate or join a team www.cbcf.org