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Raise money for MitoCanada

Energy is essential to life.  Mitochondria provide our cells with energy.  When the power supply in our cells fails, it's called mitochondrial disease.  It can happen to anyone at any time and the consequences are devastating. 

The MitoCanada Foundation is Canada's only not-for-profit organization focused on mitochondrial disease.  We envision a future where all Canadians impacted by this disease feel empowered and supported.  We do this by raising awareness, offering support and funding transformational research.

RUNNING FOR THOSE WHO CAN'T is TEAMmito's mantra.  TEAMmito is the grassroots awareness and fundraising program of MitoCanada.  Our team is comprised of exceptional individuals from across the country who turn their sports passions into special events and athletic feats to benefit those living with mitochondrial disease.  

On Sunday, May 31st, six runners will take on the marathon distance and compete for the prestigious Guinness World Record title of "Most funds raised while running the marathon distance".  We encourage you to tune in LIVE from 8am-1pm (MST) where Daniel Bowie will host an engaging broadcast featuring the runner show down along with a variety of interviews with key MitoCanada supporters and partners.

All event details and how to watch live (Facebook and YouTube) can be found HERE

Teams

Click on one of our teams below to make a donation.

Team information

MitoCanada

Raised: $1,075.00

Recent donors

Date Name Amount
Oct 27 Anonymous $100.00
Oct 12 Anonymous $50.00
Oct 11 Anonymous $150.00
Oct 11 Go team Mito! Thank you for running for those who can't! Best wishes for a great run! $25.00
Oct 11 Go team MitoCanada! Thank you for lending your energy and enthusiasm to help raise mito awareness! $25.00
Oct 11 Go team MitoCanada! Thank you for running for those who can't! Appreciate your energy and passion. $25.00
Oct 11 MitoCanada Good luck and thanks for raising awareness and funds for mighty MitoCanada! $25.00
Oct 09 Ken Glover Congratulations to all championing the MitoCanada cause! $250.00
Oct 07 Hyunjin Jeong $25.00
Oct 05 Anonymous $25.00