The Pride and Remembrance Association is now accepting Beneficiary Applications from Registered LGBTQ Charities for the 2014 Pride Run - a 5K Run/3K Walk held annually during Toronto’s Pride Week.
The Pride and Remembrance Run is the largest event of its kind in Canada and is among the most popular running events in the Toronto area.
Over the years, Pride Run participants have raised over $900,000 for over a dozen LGBTQ Charities.
Please follow the links below:
Email your completed Beneficiary Application form to email@example.com before the deadline of 11:59pm, October 4, 2013.
Wow!! What a great race!! On behalf of the Board of the Pride and Remembrance Association… THANK YOU so much for making this another stellar year!!
We’ve raised almost $94,000 for LGBT charities. In a word… AMAZING!!
The race results are available from Sport Stats… check out the direct link to the Pride Run.
Once again, we feel so honoured to have such passionate people involved.
THANK YOU all… and HAPPY PRIDE!!
Only one more sleep until the 18th annual Pride and Remembrance Run! We’re all so thankful for your ongoing support… as of now, we’ve raised almost $85,000!! AMAZING!!
Here’s the official itinerary for tomorrow:
We’ll be at The 519 Community Centre (519 Church Street – 2nd floor ballroom). Please stop by if you’d like to check your bag, or if you have collected any cash / cheque donations. (Note: if you are handing in donations, please have the paper donation form completed – available from your fundraising page).
All runners should make their way to the Start / Finish line at Church & Wellesley
Michael DeCorte from Jock Yoga will lead our warm up
RUN / WALK! (Runners circle Queens Park twice, Walkers circle once)
After the RUN make your way to Cawthra Square Park beside The 519 for food and refreshments and the after party.
12:00pm – If you’re interested, Michael DeCorte is offering a free Jock Yoga class at Mattamy Athletic Centre (above Loblaws in Maple Leaf Gardens). What a great way to unwind after the run!
From the Board of the Pride and Remembrance Association – THANK YOU for all your support! Have a great RUN, and HAPPY PRIDE!
If you’d still like to register for the run, you can do so in person at our Race Kit pickup.
2013 Pride and Remembrance Run race kit pickup is as follows:
The Runners Shop
180 Bloor Street West (inside)
Wednesday, June 26th from 4pm-8pm
Thursday, June 27th from 10am-8pm
Friday, June 28th from 10am-8pm
If you have any questions about race kit pickup, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bill Graham Award was established in 2008 by the Pride and Remembrance Association to recognize service to the LGBT community through demonstrated volunteerism and/or community leadership.
Members of the community are invited to nominate individuals for the award. The Recipient will be named at the ceremonies following the annual Pride and Remembrance Run.
The Award consists of a $1,000.00 donation to a Canadian registered charity chosen by the Recipient.
To nominate a member of the community for the Bill Graham Award, download the nomination form and email the completed form to email@example.com. The deadline for nominations is May 15, 2013.