Industry gives back: thousands raised for cancer research
Team 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.
Ride 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 team The Oddballs: from left Mackenzie Wilson, Tim Wilson and Syndey Wilson.
Ride 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 left) Dane Poinen, Ray Viloria, Shawn Huynh, Craig Bliss, Colin Marotta, Amy Martin, Peter Wright and Ishwar Garg raised $23,902.