May 26th, 2013
We make strides because others take strides! Every year across Canada, friends, family and co-workers of people with cystic fibrosis lace up their walking shoes to participate in Great Strides™: Taking Steps to Cure Cystic Fibrosis. It’s Cystic Fibrosis Canada’s largest national fundraising event. Walk with us on Sunday, May 26, 2013. Registration will start at 10:00am and the walk begins at 11:00am.
Click HERE to register for the Vancouver/Lower Mainland walk now!
Wondering HOW we take Great Strides towards a cure with the money raised at the Great Strides Walk™? Check out our 2012 GSW Report.
Log in to your fundraising page here.
Dates to Remember
Registration: NOW OPEN!
T-shirt Deadline: April 15, 2013
iPad Mini Entry*: May 15th, 2013
*For every $500 you raise (by May 15th, 2012), your name will entered to win an iPad mini
We have created various toolkits to help you fundraise this year. Please click on the links below to download these helpful guides.
Make a Corporate Team!
NEW THIS YEAR: Is your office ready to compete for the right to call yourselves the top corporate fundraising team in the country? Now when you build your team and register for online fundraising, you can choose to make it a corporate team! Since your business may be in multiple locations, corporate teams can be spread out across the country and can invite their colleagues, friends and family to join their team. For more details, please see our Corporate Team Manual.
Please remember, you must be registered no later than April 15, 2013 in order to be eligible for either individual or team t-shirts.
- To be eligible for team t-shirts, your team must raise $1,000 for every 15 members on
your team by April 15th
- To be eligible for individual t-shirts, you must raise at least $100 by April 15th
- You cannot receive both a team t-shirt and an individual t-shirt. If you team qualifies, you will get a team t-shirt over an individual t-shirt
Infection Control Policy
Please note: Persons with CF should refer to Cystic Fibrosis Canada’s Infection Control Policy released in June 2011 regarding attendance at Cystic Fibrosis Canada-sponsored events.
We are still looking for MORE sponsors for the 2013 Great Strides walk. If you know a business that may be interested in sponsorship or in-kind donations, please share our Great Strides Walk Sponsorship Package.
Thank you to our stellar 2013 Great Strides Walk Sponsors!
Great Strides Previous Years
Great Strides 2012