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CEOs ride for Cancer

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This Saturday the CEO in the various government ministries will be participating in a worthy cause as they ride to raise funds for cancer. The ride will commence from mile 24 on the George Price Highway and end at the Agriculture Show Grounds in Belmopan. Love News found out more about the race from CEO in the Ministry of Natural Resources, Sharon Ramclam-Young.

Sharon Ramclam-Young – CEO, Ministry of Natural Resources: “A minimum of $50,000 to support cancer and specifically cancer treatment in the country and our support is really for in this year primarily for the treatment center in Dangriga. So we have been fund raising for the past month, each of the CEO’s to meet our $50,000 target and the ride on Saturday is really the showing of support and the engagement of the wider public to show their support to the cause and also to participate in that way.”

The ride is open to the general public.  Registration begins at 6:00 a.m. at miles 24 and the ride commences at 6:30 a.m. This is the third year the ride is being held and in the first and second years, the ride was able to raise over eighty-three thousand dollars. This year’s target is fifty-thousand dollars, the majority of which will be donated to the Dangriga Cancer Center.
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