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Jun 7, 2017 Rhodes & Williams Raises Money for the Relay for Life – Canadian Cancer Society Marathon

Rhodes Runners (Top: Mary Raymond, Terri Chapman, Erin Murphy, Sara Raymond, Amanda Laverdure, Brandon Fripp, Alanna Higgins, Nick Sevenhuysen, Lucas Lesperance. Bottom: Christine Haapala, Jesse Crowley) The final counts are now in and we are proud to announce the team from Rhodes & Williams aka the Rhodes Runners, raised a total of $4,420.15 for cancer research. “The money we raise will fund Canada’s most promising cancer research and vital support services for people lviing with cancer and their families.” – the team from Rhodes & Williams For more information about Relay For Life, visit Relay For Life – Canadian Cancer Society  …

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May 17, 2017 National Denim Day in Support of the CURE Foundation for Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in Canadian women, accounting for 30% of all cases. According to the Canadian Cancer Society, an estimated 25,000 new cases of breast cancer were diagnosed in women, 220 new cases in men, and 5,060 persons died of this disease in 2016. On average, 68 Canadian women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 14 Canadian women will die from breast cancer every day. As part of CURE Foundation‘s National Denim Day, the staff at Rhodes & Williams ditched their traditional office attire and wore their jeans to work in support of the CURE Foundation’s fight against breast cancer. Every little bit helps. #NationalDenimDay About National Denim Day Launched in May 1997, National Denim Day…

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May 4, 2017 Raising Money for the Canadian Cancer Society

The Rhodes Runners are back again for another year! The team from Rhodes & Williams are participating in the Relay for Life, raising money for a good cause ─ the fight against cancer. The yearly event across Canada supports people in your life who’ve been affected by cancer. Relay participants walk or run together around a track passing a baton to their fellow participants. Last years event raised over $28M at 438 events across Canada. This years Ottawa Centre event is being held at the Nepean Sportsplex on June 2nd, 2017 from 7pm-7am. Your support matters. Every dollar you raise or donate makes a difference ─ lives are changed and saved every day because of Relay For Life. Online donations are being accepted…

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