Terry Fox Foundation

Harper: Terry Fox Foundation Requested Funding That Tories Announced

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2016 | Canada Politics

The organization is stressing that it is "non-partisan."

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.

14 Photos That Prove Terry Fox's Legacy Is Alive And Well

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 04.13.2015 | Canada Impact

April 12 marks the 35th anniversary of the start of Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope, the cross-Canada cancer fundraiser that made history. While many...

Terry Fox's Brother Sets Big Goal For Run's 35th Anniversary

CBC | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Impact

Thirty-five years ago today, Terry Fox set off on a run that has raised over $700 million for cancer research. It all began with a humble goal and ...

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...

Sporting a New 'Do During Terry Fox Week

Silken Laumann | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada Living
Silken Laumann

A teen girl's 12-inch-long, sandy brown locks were sheared this weekend as part of the Terry Fox Great Canadian Hair "Do". As a parent, I marvel at the courage of young people such as these, and their ability to transcend the real insecurity and self consciousness of the teen years.

Terry Fox Foundation Admits To Fake Donor Quotes

CBC | Posted 11.13.2011 | Canada

A former employee of the Terry Fox Foundation in Saskatchewan says he was forced to fabricate fundraising stories in a booklet for donors. ...

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...

Champion For Cancer Research Betty Fox Dies

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- Betty Fox, the mother of one of Canada's most beloved heroes, who nurtured Terry Fox's legacy into one of international action a...