On Sunday, March 26,th 2017, Team FELLFAB® participated in the Around the Bay 5k Race in Support of St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH). The Team of 29 walkers or runners worked hard to achieve the Team fundraising goal of $5000.
Team FELLFAB® was able to raise $9,981.00 total.
All funds raised through the Around the Bay Road Race are put towards St. Joseph’s Healthcare in Hamilton. The donations are used to purchase life-saving equipment, fund vital healthcare research and provide enhance extra comfort and care for patients.
This is the third year that FELLFAB® has participated in the Around the Bay Road Race. Each year it becomes a bigger event within the company. FELLFAB Limited hosted a variety of fundraising events for their employees, including; bake sales, 50/50 draws and more to help meet the fundraising goal. Employees showed support by giving back to the Hamilton community they live and work in.
Race day was a great event for FELLFAB® employees, as well the Hamilton Community. The 5k race kicked off at 9:45 am, with over 2000 runners/walkers participating. After the race, all participants were greeted by Don Fell (Founder of FELLFAB®) and friend, Lino Salciccioli. They served coffee and donuts for the team to enjoy.
All Team FELLFAB® participants include: Grace Kerr, Jennifer Rienties, Edgar Cordova, Paola DiBiase, Tyler Dunk, Maegan Fell, Anu Gill, Arman Gill, Simran Gill, Christine Hoey, David Humphreys, Sawyer Humphreys, Tim Mathews, Michael Jason Merrithew, Baljinder Kaur Notey, Gurjot Notey, Jagdish Singh Notey, Paviter Notey, Puneet Notey, Aaron Petz, Harjinder Prasher, Naveen Prasher, Nicholas Prasher, Caroline Sanislo, Anca Sudac, Christian Sudac, Natalie Sudac, Dave Timmins, & Thomas Vree.
Thank You to Anyone Who Contributed to our Fundraising Goal.
Founded in 1952, FELLFAB® is a leader in innovative engineered textile solutions. The company provides its customers with a variety of engineered products made out of specialty textiles for the Military, Aerospace, Aviation, Rail and Industrial markets.
ABOUT AROUND THE BAY
Hamilton’s Around the Bay Road Race is the oldest on the continent, first run in 1894, three years before the Boston Marathon. Rich in tradition, it has been won by the best from around the world, including Boston Marathon winners and Olympic gold medalists.
For more information, visit their website: http://bayrace.com/index.htm
ABOUT ST. JOSEPH’S HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION
St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) is committed to making a difference in people’s lives and creating a lasting future for our community through integrated health services and internationally recognized programs. Our threefold mission is to provide dynamic research, revolutionary methods in health sciences education, and the highest standard of clinical care in a spirit of compassion, innovation and commitment.
For more information, visit their website: https://stjoesfoundation.ca/