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Industry gives back: thousands raised for cancer research

team_mccain_raised_more_than_100000_at_the_enbridge_ride_to_conquer_cancer_event-8141789Team McCain raised more than $100,000 at the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer event.

Members of the food and grocery industry participated in the 2019 Ontario Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer fundraiser June 8 and 9.

The two-day charity bike in raises funds for the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. In all, this year’s event raised $19.2 million for cancer research. Over its 12 years, the Ontario ride has raised $213.2 million while nationally the ride has raised more than $436 million.

Here are a few industry participants:

mike_pilato_jamieson_wellness-7878931Mike Pilato, Jamieson Wellness.

ride_to_conquer_cancer_kelloggs_team_overlong-5048084Ride to Conquer Cancer – Kellogg Team Vector: Tony Petitti, Blake Moran, Nikita Horkoff, Americo Frias, Alexandre Comtois, Jeremy Fallis, Jennifer Mannen and Glen Millichamp raised $29,905.

ride_to_conquer_cancer_post_foods_the_oddballs_overlong-2170800Ride to Conquer Cancer – Post Foods team The Oddballs: from left Mackenzie Wilson, Tim Wilson and Syndey Wilson.

ride_to_conquer_cancer_team_kevin_hayes_of_ugi_overlong-2093372Ride to Conquer Cancer – Kevin Hayes of UGI and Al Tyreman (back row) and Margie Perotta and Mary Handyside raised $20,000.

ride_to_conquer_cancer_clorox_team_from_l_overlong-9861187Ride to Conquer Cancer – Clorox Team (from left) Dane Poinen, Ray Viloria, Shawn Huynh, Craig Bliss, Colin Marotta, Amy Martin, Peter Wright and Ishwar Garg raised $23,902.


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