Kitchener-Waterloo: Team Mama K 42 - CIBC Run for the Cure

Kitchener-Waterloo

TeamMamaK42
TeamMamaK42

Team Mama K 42

Every day, 75 Canadians will hear the words “you have breast cancer" and in September of 2020, that's exactly what our Team Captain, Laurie Kaufman aka MamaK42 heard. And so began her journey. The journey that her sister Karen was on in 2019 and the journey that other close family members and friends have been on. Sadly there are still so many other women and yes, even men who are battling this insidious disease. While these Canadians are living longer, healthier lives after a breast cancer diagnosis, there is still so much work to be done and we are asking for your support. 

Laurie's mantra since diagnosis is "Faith over Fear" and it has been her faith, her family, her friends, her work colleagues, her neighbours, her Ice Hound Family, her Buddy League family and even perfect strangers who have lifted her up and carried her through. She has bravely undergone a lumpectomy, chemotherapy, hospitalization due to an allergic reaction to the chemo, a double mastectomy (found another tumour), radiation, shingles, more radiation. By participating in this year’s Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure, and with your help, we are helping change the future of breast cancer. We are participating in this run in honour of the incredible people in Laurie's life, and we need your support!

Please contribute what you can to help us achieve our fundraising goal of $3000. Every dollar makes a difference. Your donation will fund the best breast cancer research in Canada and a vitally important support system that helps people with breast cancer and their families nationwide. Alternatively, you can also join our team! Just reach out to any one of us.

Did you know that just $100 could fund two hours of life-saving research in a world class laboratory? Your contribution could lead to the next breakthrough!

Together, we can show Canadians facing breast cancer that we will never stop running. #TeamMamaK42

Thanks in advance for your support!

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Fundraising honour roll
Thank You to my Donors!
A & P Olinski
$50
Alison H.
$51
Alison Kaufman
$51
Angela W.
$51
Anonymous
$150
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$100
Anonymous
$51
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$51
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$20
Anonymous
$10
Barry and Rosa Lehmann
$51
Beverly Ditner
$50
Bonnie Sears
$51
Brian Hughes
$51
Brian Schmalz
$246
Bruce & Rosemarie Bowman
$40
Cousin Jan
$25
Deb Neu
Douglas F.
Eldon Killen
$25
Emily & Ryan
$50
Fernando de Melo
Gary J E Kramer
$500
George Halkidis
$51
harold mclachlin
$100
Hilary Kaufman
$102
Iona B. Hill
$51
Jackie Gross
$51
Jan R. Reyner
$500
Jane Smith
Jennifer Silva
$20
Jo Heimpel
$102
Joanne Pines
$51
Kate Languedoc
$50
Laurie Lefave
Lexi
$100
Linda Griffin
$51
MAMA K42
$102
Marie Kelly
$102
Mark Bird
$100
Mary-Kay Chomitz
$51
Mike and Rosie
$51
Mr. Herald Krimmer
$300
Mr. Shawn Mcphail
$50
Mrs. Anita Sharkoff
$25
Mrs. Connie Deighan
$51
Mrs. Patriia Schmaltz
$75
Ms. Jane Forgay
Padgett Family
$51
Patrick McDonald
$51
Patrick Olinski
$50
Paul O'Brien
$51
Peter & Mia
$100
Rick Phillips
$51
Rob and Lynn
$100
Sarah Morrison
$25
SCHMALZ, K&J
$25
Shirley Fraser
$102
Stacey Willins
$32
Stephanie Bonnick
Stephen Schmidt
$51
Sue Martin
$25
Tim
Tricia and Todd
$51
Vee
$51
Vera
$25
Vicky and Ron Kaufman
$102
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Team Tent Awards

Your team can be recognized as one of the top 3 teams at your local CIBC Run for the Cure event! The top 3 teams who meet the minimum fundraising requirement of $7,500 by the deadline 10 p.m. PST on Monday, September 18, 2023, will receive their own team tent space. You can decorate the space, hang out there on Run Day and receive the VIP experience!

For offline funds to be counted towards these awards, the funds must be displayed online by the deadlines above. Bank stamped, offline forms can be sent to the Canadian Cancer Society via email to connect@cancer.ca or mailed to the address on the form. Processing times vary, but please allow a minimum of 3 weeks from receipt of the form by CCS to seeing offline fundraising reflected in your totals online.

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