ABOUT THE EVENT
May 16 - Saturday, May 22, 2021
Details: Any type of physical activity you enjoy!
This year, the Canadian Geriatrics Society is taking our annual fun run virtual and making it a week-long event to Get Active!
We want participants to unite across the country and join us from May 16 to May 22 in getting active by participating in an activity of your choice in support of the Canadian Geriatrics Society Scholarship Foundation! You can run, walk, bike, do yoga, or any other activity that gets you moving indoors and/or outdoors! Share your progress by using #CGSturns40 on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Follow @CanGeriSoc on social media to keep updated on everyone’s Get Active Week achievements!
Challenge your colleagues to Get Active too! You can join one of this year's teams (East Coast, West Coast or Everything in Between), create your own team, or participate as an individual. All funds raised will support the CGS Scholarship Foundation. Whether you get active or donate, your support makes a difference in the life of older adults across Canada.Our goal this year is to raise $10,000! Can we make this our best year? Let’s lace up and find out!
HOW DOES IT WORK
The most successful fundraiser will be awarded
with a complimentary two-night stay at the Westin Harbour Castle, which can be
used during the 2022 CGS ASM in Toronto!
WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT
The CGS is committed to improving the care of older adults and has decided, through its Foundation, to promote interest amongst Medical Students in the practice of Geriatrics. Your donation will help the CGS Scholarship Foundation to achieve this objective.
YOUR DONATION WILL HELP SUPPORT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING INITIATIVES:
To register and start your personalized fundraising for the CGS Active Week, please follow the step-by-step instructions below:
What are you waiting for? Start Fundraising!