Proud supporters of the CIBC Run for the Cure since its inception in 1992, Running Room supports the Run through a variety of valuable initiatives. In-store and online event awareness and participation are driven through tailored marketing, summer training programs, and Run Kit Pick Up offered at select stores across the country. Running Room also produces the Pink Ribbon clothing line available for purchase in-store, online and on Run day at Run sites with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Canadian Cancer Society with $1,422,372.80 raised to date.
Great progress has been made
Some cancers, such as thyroid and testicular, have survival rates of over 90%. Other cancers, such as pancreatic, brain and esophageal, continue to have very low survival rates.