Russ Burke, Canadian Western Bank, receives his incentive reward for raising the most pledges from Maeve O'Byrne, Foundation President.
The 8th Annual Run for Life sprinted to a successful finish on May 29th. This year’s event realized more than $17,000 in funding for the Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation. All proceeds will be directed towards the New Emergency Department Expansion at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH). More than 150 runners and volunteers enjoyed the sun and good company during the 5K fun run at Bowen Park.
Russ Burke, of the Canadian Western Bank, was the top-pledge earner after raising $665 from friends and family. The event is organized by Central Vancouver Island Financial Institutions in a joint effort that includes management, staff, and clientele.