For the 7th year running USC Canada's Run for Biodiversity team will be going the distance as part of the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend (marathon, half marathon, 10km, 5km and 2km), May 23-24.
Our amazing team of R4B Runners and Walkers will be fundraising to support USC Canada's work with seed-saving farmers in Ethiopia. So why not join us?
- All R4B-Ottawa runners and walkers who commit to raising at least $100 will receive a specially-designed Run for Biodiversity t-shirt, as well as ongoing support to help them achieve their fundraising goal.
- As a special thank you, USC Canada will refund the registration fees for all R4B-Ottawa fundraisers who raise $250 or more!
Don't be disappointed - as races are selling out fast - so REGISTER TODAY.
Contact us at email@example.com for details. Feel free to help spread the word too.
David Rain, USC Canada
PS Looking for a Half Marathon bib for the sold out May 24 Ottawa race? Contact my colleague Marta at 613-234-6827, ext 232, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
USC Canada was founded as the Unitarian Service Committee by Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova in 1945. Thanks to the farmers who grow our food!
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