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A BRIGHT Year to Remember

A BRIGHT Year to Remember

Life – and BRIGHT – took a strange turn in 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected – is still affecting – everyone world-wide. We look forward to the continued roll-out of effective COVID vaccines, hoping that, sometime in the near future, life might return to...

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Decisions, Decisions

Decisions, Decisions

The BRIGHT Run executive took the COVID-19 pandemic seriously right from the start, discussing very early in the year the possibility that the BRIGHT family would not be able to gather safely at the Dundas Valley Conservation Area on Sept. 12. It was a difficult...

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Super Steve is our Guy!

Super Steve is our Guy!

The first virtual BRIGHT Run came with another first – male survivor spokesperson Steve Ewoniak, who was diagnosed in 2018. Men account for less than one per cent of breast cancer cases in Canada and Steve’s story garnered a lot of attention, starting with his Aug. 12...

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We Love Drive-Throughs!

We Love Drive-Throughs!

Here’s a quandary – how do we personally connect with the members of the BRIGHT family when it’s not safe to physically gather in one place? Aha! A distanced drive-through event was the answer! Aug. 26 marked yet another first for the BRIGHT Run. Thanks to a bunch of...

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Lights, Camera, Action!

Lights, Camera, Action!

Sept. 12, 2020: It’s feeling a bit stressy backstage at the virtual BRIGHT Run. We’re on the verge of a bunch of firsts. We have no sea of faces smiling up at us. No breeze blowing. No sun shining on us, although there’s lots of sunshine outside. And then it’s time....

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Wishing you a merry, BRIGHT and safe holiday season!

It’s that time of year when most of us shift focus to celebrating the holiday season. It will certainly be different this year, with COVID cases increasing across the country. Please keep yourselves safe by following public health guidelines. This month, the BRIGHT...

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