Verus in the Community
Cody Gordon and Ken Gordon | The 2011 Ride to Conquer Cancer
Ken and Cody raised a total of $13,305.00 for The Ride to Conquer Cancer supporting The BC Cancer Foundation in June 2011. The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer raises record-setting $11.1 million.
(Ken Gordon, Jon Greyell, Todd Ferguson, Paul Sim, Michael Fahy, Sean Fahy, Ross Southam)
Team Felix | The 2010 Ride to Conquer Cancer
Team Felix raised a total of $54,457.00 for The Ride to Conquer Cancer supporting The BC Cancer Foundation in June 2010.
Verus Financial is proud to have raised a total of $48,725 since its inception in June of 2004.
Charitable recipients include, but are not limited to, the following organizations:
Disabled Skiers Association of B.C. (DSABC)
Established in 1973 as a charitable non-profit organization, DSABC aims to promote the sport of skiing as a form of recreation and rehabilitation for all participants, enabling them to be integrated into society. DSABC provides programs for students of all ages with a variety of disabilities including: amputees, cerebral palsy, hearing impaired, mentally challenged, brain injured, visually impaired, and spinal cord injury.
From Grief to Action
This association of families and friends of drug users, is a non-profit society whose “purpose” includes raising awareness of addiction as a health issue, providing support for families struggling with the tragedy of addiction, promoting educational programs designed to prevent drug abuse, and working to establish treatment facilities for drug users.
BC Children’s Hospital Foundation
Since 1982 the Foundation has raised funds to help pay for essential needs of the only pediatric hospital in British Columbia, the BC Children’s Hospital. These essential needs include equipment, research, patient programs and education—things not necessarily funded by the government.
Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C. & Yukon
A group of visionary physicians and researchers created the first National Foundation in 1952. The organization now plays a leadership role in the study, prevention and reduction of disability and death from heart disease and stroke in Canada.
Canadian Cancer Society BC & Yukon Division
Founded in 1938, the Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is to eradicate cancer and enhance the quality of life for people living with cancer. It provides leading financial support for cancer research and delivers community-based programs and prevention information for all types of cancer.