Welcome to Carol's VI Hospice Support Page
On July 20th & 21st, I will be riding nearly 200km to raise funds for hospice care on Vancouver Island.
My regular biking group, the Half Fast Riders, recently lost one of our members after a relatively short battle with cancer. Dianne was a fun loving and happy person and we miss her deeply. She was the first person I have lost in a very long time and her passing has emphasized to me how important support services are. I know that our local Oceanside Hospice is there to provide valuable support to those in palliative care and to their family and friends. It’s a cause I believe in. Vancouver Island hospices provide end-of-life palliative care, counseling, bereavement support, and at-home care to over 12,000 patients and family members each year. Despite the value of their services, none are fully funded by our already stretched thin health care system. The care and comfort they provide is only possible because of generous community support.
I’m trying to raise $2500 to help keep Vancouver Island hospice care in motion, but I need your support.
Every donation, no matter what the size, will make a big difference and you will receive a tax-receipt. Simply click on the donate now to make your donation today!
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