Thanks to Shire Canada, the Rare Disease Foundation was able to sponsor and support a variety of celebratory activities in multiple cities across the country. We also want to thank our National Coordinator (and volunteer) Allison Jones of North Vancouver, BC for all her assistance and commitment.
Victoria, BC -
Vancouver, BC - We also wish to thank The City of Vancouver and The Lazy Gourmet for their generous support of our local Vancouver event.
Calgary, AB - We also wish to thank the City of Calgary, Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation and Calgary Tower for their support of our event.
Toronto, ON - We wish to thank The Hospital for Sick Children for the use of their facilities and the City of Toronto for recognizing the day by raising the official International Rare Disease Day flag.
Ottawa, ON - We also wish to thank the CHEO Research Institute for hosting the event.
St. John's, NL - We also wish to thank Memorial University for hosting the event.
Montreal, QC - We also wish to thank our key partner, RQMO (Regroupement quebecois des maladies orphelines) as well as their other partners and sponsors.