ABOUT BUTTERFLY RUN PETERBOROUGH

The Butterfly Run – Peterborough is a fun, family-friendly walk/run event in Peterborough in 2017, that is taking place to:

Increase community awareness and encourage dialogue to support families who have experienced a loss during pregnancy, the loss of a child, or are unable to conceive;

Provide an opportunity for connections and community support among families who have experienced a loss during pregnancy, the loss of a child, or are unable to conceive; and

Raise funds for local health and community services that support families who have experienced a loss during pregnancy, the loss of a child, or are unable to conceive.

The Butterfly Run will include a chip-timed 5km walk/run as well as a FREE kids 1km memorial walk/run.

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR 5K WALK/RUN IS NOW CLOSED

Early Bird Registration $30 until March 15, 2017

Regular Registration $35 after March 15, 2017

MAKE A PLEDGE

If you wish to do additional fundraising for the Butterfly Run Peterborough please use this printable pledge sheet. Pledge sheets and donations can be submitted at race kit pick up or on event day. Tax receipts can be issued for donations of $20 or more. Prizes will be awarded for top fundraisers (adults and kids 12 and under)

EVENT AGENDA

April 30, 2017 at Millennium Park in Peterborough ON (east end of King Street)

9:15 am: – Warm-up, 
Moment of Silence to honour our children who have passed away and to honour the journeys of all families and individuals who have experienced the loss of a child, loss during pregnancy or infertility.
9:30 am: – Kids 1km Fun Run
10:00 am: – 5km walk/run

5km map

1km kids map

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Butterfly Run – Peterborough Executive Committee will aim to execute a fun run event that is:

The Butterfly Run – Peterborough Executive Committee was established in 2016, by a group of community members who shared a common interest to carry out a walk/run event similar to The Butterfly Run – Quinte, which took place on May 1, 2016, to raise awareness and funds with a goal of “supporting families who have experienced a loss during pregnancy or the loss of a child”. Further information regarding The Butterfly Run – Quinte can be found at their website: Butterfly Run Quinte

SAFE

INCLUSIVE

SUPPORTIVE

Members of The Butterfly Run Peterborough Executive Committee:

Kelly Ross, Brandi Quin, Jacquie McCall, Amy Richard, Mary Orpen

The Butterfly Run – Peterborough Executive Committee is committed to ensuring responsible use of all funds raised including careful consideration of potential uses and benefactor organizations.

The Butterfly Run – Peterborough Executive Committee is committed to demonstrating transparency regarding decisions about where funds are allocated by carefully documenting all related research, discussion, decisions and rationale

PARTNERS

The Butterfly Run – Peterborough Executive Committee is committed to ensuring responsible use of all funds raised.  We are  excited to work in partnership with GPHSF, Your Family Health Team Foundation, to ensure that funds raised for the event will be dedicated to creating resources and support tools for families, as well as training for healthcare providers, under the medical guidance of the Partners in Pregnancy Clinic.

SPONSORS

THANK YOU to all of our event sponsors!
Please contact us for information on sponsorship opportunities!

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