Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Tag: Rick Hansen Foundation

Canadians unite to help people living with spinal cord injury

More than $1.2 million raised at Rick Hansen Wheels In Motion last Sunday with more funds to come VANCOUVER, June 16 /CNW/ - Thousands of...

Chair challenge helps people in wheelchairs

Rick Hansen event funds work in Stouffville No one can fully comprehend what it's like to live life with a spinal cord injury or be...

Event gets the wheels turning

Basketballs bounced, wheels turned and the whistle was blown for yesterday's official kickoff of Barrie's seventh annual Rick Hansen Wheels in Motion event. The annual...

Rick Hansen helps open world class spinal cord research centre

VANCOUVER, B.C. - Man in Motion wheelchair athlete Rick Hansen saw a dream come true Tuesday with the opening of a world-class spinal cord...

U of G Leaders to Spend Day in Wheelchairs to Raise Awareness

Several University of Guelph leaders will be spending June 4 in wheelchairs to help raise awareness of the upcoming Wheels in Motion event and...

Show support for Wheels in Motion

A team of volunteers in Surrey is preparing to organize the sixth annual Rick Hansen Wheels In Motion, presented by Scotiabank and taking place...

Road to independence

St. Teresa man recovering from spinal cord injury suffered in car accident Michael Curran is inching his way back to independence. Curran, 32, of St. Teresa...

Rick Hansen Wheels In Motion Announces Preliminary Nationwide Results

Thank you, Canada! VANCOUVER, June 21 /CNW/ - Preliminary results indicate that the 5th annual Rick Hansen Wheels In Motion, presented by Scotiabank, has raised...

Alta gives $12M to spinal cord injury fund

EDMONTON (CP) - Alberta is hoping a $12-million donation over three years to the Rick Hansen Foundation will help the province become a national...

Bell and Rick Hansen Foundation Launch Partnership

Bell welcomes Rick Hansen to its Olympic and Paralympic family and supports youth engagement expansion VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 28 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell and...