Marathon of Hope

Terry Fox's Legacy Proves One Person Can Make a Difference

Hannah Alper | Posted 09.21.2016 | Canada Impact
Hannah Alper

Terry Fox's legacy lives on and Terry and his Marathon of Hope have become a symbol of hope, courage and determination. In 1980, he set out with the goal of raising $1 for every Canadian. Since then, more than $650 million has been raised for cancer research in his name.

New Heritage Minute Salutes A True Canadian Hero

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 09.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"You could spend a lifetime standing on the shoulder of the roads of Canada watching Terry run."

Terry Fox's Family Climbing Mt. Terry Fox In His Honour

CBC | Posted 09.05.2016 | Canada British Columbia

In September 1981 the family of Terry Fox were flown by helicopter to the top of a mountain near Valemount, in eastern B.C., to place a plaque and ded...

Incredible Corn Maze Honours Terry Fox Marathon Anniversary

The Huffington Post Canada | Andree Lau | Posted 08.24.2015 | Canada Impact

The maze took more than a year to plan out.

Terry Fox's Museum Honour

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - For three decades, Terry Fox's mother and father held on to boxes upon boxes of handwritten letters, poems, lovingly painted artwork and othe...

Thousands Run In Fox's Hometown

CBC | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Thousands of people flocked to Terry Fox’s hometown of Port Coquitlam, B.C., to take part in the annual run in his honour on Sunday. "I...

Terry Fox: 30 Years Later

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.28.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- VANCOUVER - In this world of multimillion-dollar athletes and badly behaved celebrities, it comes as no surprise to Lorne Davies...