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Upcoming Events
June 29, 2019
Cystic Fibrosis Canada Fundraiser in Yarmouth

Join us on Saturday June 29, 2019 at the Yarmouth Dooleys for the Annual Cystic Fibrosis Canada Fundraiser!

Tickets can be purchased at the door for $15. 

The day will feature  a musical performance by Cameron Nickerson, Craig Goodwin, Sounds of Colour and Shannon Malone and Curt Leblanc.

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July 4, 2019
The Gallivan Cystic Fibrosis Golf Tournament

The Scotia Wealth Management Danny Gallivan Golf Tournament was created by legendary hockey broadcaster Danny Gallivan, Red Storey and a group of Halifax businessmen over 35 years ago to raise research funds for the fight against Cystic Fibrosis.

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Almost 60 percent of all Canadians with cystic fibrosis are adults. Of the Canadians with cystic fibrosis who died in 2013, half were under 35 years of age. Cystic fibrosis occurs when a child inherits two defective copies of the gene responsible for cystic fibrosis (one from each parent).
CF Champions
Ian Pettigrew
Age 45, Hamilton, Ontario

Award-winning photographer and graphic designer Ian Pettigrew knew something wasn’t quite right when he was unable to have children. He was 38 years old when he discovered the real culprit behind his health issues – cystic fibrosis.

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