Maren & Pedro's Yukon-NWT Ride For Cancer Care

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Pedro Gonzalez Hernandez wants to give back for the exceptional cancer care his wife Dr. Maren Oelbermann, PhD received at Grand River Regional Cancer Centre.  In June 2019, Maren had surgery followed by radiation therapy, and she is doing well. 

Pedro an avid biker, has his eyes 'on the far north of Canada', to raise funds on a 770 km bike trek from Dawson City, Yukon to Inuvik in the Northwest Territories. Pedro and Maren's journey starts Aug 24, 2022 and ends 8 days later on Sept 1st.  

Help Pedro reach his $5,000 fundraising goal with your donation today to Grand River Regional Cancer Centre.  All donations receive an income tax receipt. 


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If you still cannot find it please contact please contact Jesse Borden, Fulfillment Manager & Donor Advocate at 226-750-2074 or for support. 

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