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For participating in 2021 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon


Kawasaki disease (KD) is the main pediatric disease responsible for coronary artery complications (aneurysms) in children under 5 years old and approximately 688 Canadian children will be affected annually (nearly 2 children per day); regrettably, understanding and expertise is limited and fragmented across the country. Proper diagnosis and treatment within a short 10-day window can dramatically reduce the chance of complications from 25-30% to less than 5%; saving over 170 children's hearts every year. When undiagnosed and untreated, this rare disease leads to lifelong heart damage that most often results in heart attacks, congestive heart failure or sudden death. Kawasaki Disease Canada is the only Canadian national charity working to improve outcomes of KD; aspiring for big impact, striving to be at the forefront of issues by: facilitating support among families affected; bridging the gap of critical awareness and preventative education which is critical to early diagnosis and subsequent treatment; and dispersed funding for specialized and essential research via Grants and Scholarships.    

Team members

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Recent donors

Donation date Donor name Donation amount
Oct 28 Anonymous Way to go, Brenda! Thank you for raising funds to help save a child's heart. $40.00
Oct 25 Reece Cameron $25.00
Oct 24 Moira Have fun!! $100.00
Oct 24 Joan Russell $50.00
Oct 24 Rick and Char $50.00
Oct 08 Stephen Cole Undisclosed amount
Oct 07 Leanne Way $100.00
Sep 21 Good luck from Paul and Paula Great way to raise awareness for KD ! $50.00
Sep 14 Brenda Roy $50.00