Support children with arthritis and rheumatic diseases! RUN yourself or SPONSOR a runner

The Division of Pediatric Rheumatology is a partner with Cassie and Friends (A Society for Children with Arthritis and Rheulogo-svhmmatic Diseases) in the upcoming ScotiaBank Half Marathon/5 K race, taking place on Sunday, June 22nd.

Cassie and Friends, a nonprofit organization run by parents of children with arthritis, is one of the top three featured charities at the race this year.  In the past 3 years, this small charity has actually been the top fundraisers!   All funds raised directly benefit children and families in BC affected by arthritis, lupus and other rheumatic diseases who are cared for here at BCCH.

Join David Cabral, Lori Tucker, Kristin Houghton, Jane Hailey and the rest of our team, our patients, their parents, families and friends to raise awareness of juvenile arthritisand/or fundraise.

Please join the Cassie and Friends team; we are aiming for over 100 runners this year.

To sign up (or join the Cassie and Friends team if you are signed up already) follow these links:

Step One- Sign up as a runner or walker!: 

Step Two- Join the team!   When you sign up you can follow this link to become a team member.  Our team captain is David Porte.

From our Team Page, click on the ‘Join My Team’ button to register for the team.

Hope to see you at the Cassie and Friends tent!