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Avery is running in memory of her dad in the Wellwood Run for your Bum for Colorectal Cancer Awareness this October. This is our 8th year running in this race! We began participating in the race only weeks after Jason (aka Daddy) was diagnosed with rectal cancer. Avery was 3 yrs old. We were lucky to run with Jason the first couple of years, before he passed away. Now Team "Running for Daddy" participates in his name every year. This event means a lot to Avery and she feels proud to run for her daddy each year. Last year she got 3rd place in the kids run and was very proud of herself. This year the event is virtual, but Team Running for Daddy plans to get outside and participate in activities we think Jason would have liked. If you would like to support families living with cancer, please consider supporting Avery for the run by clicking the link above. I know this is a challenging time financially for many people, so any little bit helps.

Donate to help Avery raise money for Wellwood Walk/Run/Wheel’s fundraising campaign.


Recent donors

Donation date Donor name Donation amount
Oct 24 Anonymous Undisclosed amount
Oct 23 Jack Kowalchyk CA$27.80
Oct 23 Mandy Nagy Great job! CA$54.63
Oct 23 Manny and Sue Arsenault CA$27.80
Oct 14 The Stanleys CA$27.80
Oct 14 Tom & Heather Jackson Undisclosed amount
Oct 10 Melissa Thinking of you Avery as you run for your Daddy! Thank you for fighting towards a cause near and dear to you and many of us! xoxo CA$54.63
Oct 09 Rob Johnson CA$27.80
Oct 08 Beth Gurney Happy to support you, Avery! Have a super run. Craig & Beth Undisclosed amount
Oct 08 Clint and Sandy CA$27.80