In 1969, the Canadian Liver Foundation was born out of the passion and concern of a committed group of business leaders and doctors who believed that liver disease needed a champion. With the help of volunteers, patients and families, researchers, doctors, donors, and corporate supporters who share our vision of a world without liver disease, we are bringing liver research to life.
Liver diseases affect children, women and men with equal and sometimes fatal consequences. 1 in 4 Canadians may be affected by liver disease, and many do not even know it. Liver disease can take over 100 different forms and can be caused by a variety of factors including genetics, obesity, viruses, toxins, drugs, alcohol and problems with the immune system. Tragically, by the time liver disease is detected, it is often too late as severe liver damage has already occurred.
This is why we are bringing liver research to life.
I have signed up to participate in the Canadian Liver Foundation's STROLL for LIVER! I will be helping the CLF to raise money for important liver health research and education programs in our community. I hope you will consider supporting my participation in this event. Any contribution helps, and all donations are tax deductible.
Donating online is safe and easy! To make an online donation please click the "Donate Now" button on this page.
I will be fighting liver diseases, like Budd-Chiari Syndrome, one kilometer at a time and I hope you will join me there!
Thank you for visiting my fundraising page and being a part of this fight!
Health allowing, I will be taking a stroll at Rundle Park in Edmonton on August 28th!