Fundraising – The Tour de Cure | BC Cancer Foundation

FUNDRAISING

 

One in two of us will face cancer in our lifetime. It's the greatest health issue of our generation. Yet, there's hope. BC Cancer is home to some of the top scientific minds in the world. They are actively uncovering new ways to prevent cancer, catch it earlier, and find effective targeted therapies for the most aggressive forms of the disease.   

Your fundraising will fuel this life-saving progress.

FUNDRAISING REWARDS

$1,000
Raise $1,000 before August 28, 2021 to earn the Official 2021 Tour de Cure jersey and personalized bike plate. You will also receive a coveted finisher medal!

$2,500
Raise $2,500 before August 28, 2021 and log 100 KM on Strava on August 28th for bragging rights and a commemorative patch!

FUNDRAISING TIPS

  1. Personalize your fundraising page! This lets your community know why you're taking part in the Tour de Cure and why you are committed to powering cancer research.  
  2. Reach out to your closest family and friends with a personalized email that let's them know why you are taking part and why their support matters. Link them to your personalized fundraising page where they can easily make a donation.
  3. Don't hesitate to ask! Cancer has impacted nearly everyone in a significant way, reach out to your broader personal and professional network with an ask for support.   
  4. Announce that you are taking part in the Tour de Cure on your social media channels, include a link to your personal fundraising page 
  5. Post about your training and fundraising progress on your social media channels to keep your network informed of the incredible effort you are undertaking. Include a link to your personal fundraising page. 
  6. Always thank your donors in a personalized way! Let them know how much their support means to you.