Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Move Because You Care? 

This is a virtual run/walk or any activity that you can do in your own backyard or neighbourhood in support of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital's Foundation Area of Greatest Need fund.

How much does it cost to participate in this virtual run? 

This event is FREE to participate but we do suggest a $10 donation if possible.

What do the proceeds of the run go towards?

The proceeds of this run will go towards the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation's Area of Greatest need!

The Area of Greatest Need fund allows the Foundation, medical experts, and thought leaders to direct donations to the highest priority needs of healthcare in Cape Breton. By supporting this fund, you’re supporting the more than 600,000 annual patient visits made to the Cape Breton Regional Hospital and ensuring that the current needs of those patients and their families are met.

Where can I get a pledge form? 

If you'd prefer to fundraise in-person via cash or cheque, please download and print the pledge form, here. Pledge forms should be submitted to our Foundation by Monday, June 20, 2022. 

What prizes will be awarded? 

Prizes will be given to the following: Top Individual Fundraiser; Top Team Fundraiser (School division); Top Team Fundraiser (Healthcare Division); Top Team Fundraiser (Friends/Family Division); and Top Team Fundraiser (Business/Community Division). 

The top three racers in each category (10KM and 5KM) will be featured on our social media channels. 

Where can I get my bib?

You can download your bib here

Where do I submit my time after completing my a competitive run?

Please submit the time for your run to the following link: Times must be submitted by Monday, June 20th, at 12 noon. 

Do I have to submit my time if I am not doing a competitive run?

No, the timing form is for competitive runners only.

How long do I have to complete the run?

The run will happen from Friday, June 17th until 10PM on Sunday, June 19th. Times must be submitted by Monday, June 20th, at 12 noon.