Events


May
28
Sun
Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History @ Waterloo Park
May 28 @ 08:30:00 AM – 01:00:00 PM
Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History @ Waterloo Park

On Sunday, May 28, 2017, thousands of participants across Canada will unite at local community walk sites during CF awareness month to celebrate their fundraising efforts, while imagining a world without CF.

Over 10,000 supporters , including volunteers, donors, partners and participants help support Cystic Fibrosis Canada’s mission; To end cystic fibrosis (CF). The funds raised at the walk are used to target world-class research, supporting and advocating for high-quality individualized CF care and raising and allocating funds for these purposes.

Nov
3
Sun
Go21 Walk for Down Syndrome @ Stanley Park Community Centre
Nov 3 @ 01:00:00 PM – 05:00:00 PM
Go21 Walk for Down Syndrome @ Stanley Park Community Centre
The GO21 Walk for Down Syndrome is a fun filled afternoon for the whole family that helps raise awareness of people with Down syndrome. No matter what your age, all you have to do is put on your walking shoes and have some fun! By participating in the 18th Annual 3 km walk, you are giving people with Down syndrome in Waterloo Region a chance for a brighter tomorrow.

Go21 is about positive momentum for people with Down syndrome and their families in Canada. 21 refers to the extra chromosomal material from the 21st chromosome that determines if a person has Down syndrome. There is strength in “Go”. There is advancement in “Go”. There is strength and advancement in the Down syndrome community.