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2019 OBJECTIVE : Reach 1 million dollars raised at the Bromont Ultra by aiming for more than $350 000 this year

A look at your fundraising efforts over the years

  • 2018 – $205 000
  • 2017 – $270 000
  • 2016 – $170 000
  • 2015 – $110 000
  • 2014 – $85 000

In 2019, Bromont Ultra and Ultragiving will support 15-20 organizations. As in other years, 2.5% of the funds raised will go towards the Ultragiving Endowment Fund for endless and durable charity, while the 97.5% will be distributed to our 15 causes.

Quebec Foundation for Celiac Disease (FQMC)

Benefiting since 2014

The foundation annually organizes summer camps for young people affected by the disease and your donations will allow young people who could not otherwise have the means to go.

ALS Society of Quebec

Benefiting since 2014

Project Connexion was initiated a few years ago by our very own BU volunteer, Marc Hébert, allowing people affected by ALS to communicate, no matter what the obstacles.

L’étoile - Social Pediatric Center in Haut-Richelieu

Benefiting since 2014

This cause was originally suggested by a group of 40 BU runners that train with “Entraînement plein air – La Meute” under the guidance of Marc-André Paillé. A cause that helps vulnerable children get the support they need in their community.

The National Cycling Center of Bromont (CNCB)

Benefiting since 2014

In coordination with ”Les amis des sentiers”, The National Cycling Center of Bromont’s Velodrome Project takes center stage for 2019. Support the construction of a roof that will transform the velodrome into the ideal location to excel in sports 365 days a year!

Adaptive Sports Foundation

Benefiting since 2015

Our friends with reduced mobility will have more sports equipment thanks to you. A Dahü wheelchair, specially designed for mountainous terrain, was funded by your donations over the last four years. ASF will be rolling with us in 2019 using its brand new BROMONT ULTRA DAHU wheelchair, 100% funded by Evenement Ultradon.

Centre Marguerite Dubois – Bromont

Benefiting since 2016

This organization offers socio-educational services to the disadvantaged and those living in vulnerable situations in the municipality of Bromont and in the parish of Saint-François-Xavier.

The Granby CÉGEP Foundation

Benefiting since 2018

Since 1994, the Foundation has supported the Cégep’s educational mission by funding projects or activities not covered by the regular budget. It provides financial assistance to students in difficulty who wish to return to school. Awards and scholarships are also given to students to recognize outstanding academic performance, commitment and perseverance. Together, let’s run for education!

Main dans la main - Social Pediatric Center in Brome-Missisquoi

Benefiting since 2018

Led by long time Bromont community activist Marie-Claude Lizotte, the center is entering a new era. Main dans la main unites health institutions, social services, stakeholders from the legal system, and community organizations for the benefit of children in need and their families.

Bromont Firefighters Association

Benefitting since 2018

This association raises funds to support disadvantaged youth living in the Bromont area.

ReliefAid (Syria)

New for 2019

Our international cause for 2019 comes via one of our runners and best fundraisers of 2018, Anton Frima. ReliefAid, an organization based out of New Zealand, goes to show that distance is of no concern when we are motivated to help. Visit their Running4ReliefAid site and see for yourself how active ReliefAid is in giving help where it’s needed most.

FitSpirit

New for 2019

FitSpirit’s mission is to help Canadian girls discover the benefits and the fun of being physically active.

Fondation Mères avec pouvoir

New for 2019

An organization that aims to promote the autonomy and social and professional integration of women heads of low and modest income single-parent households with children from birth to age five.

La Traversée

New for 2019

The mission of the Centre La Traversée is to offer shelter to disadvantaged people and to promote their social integration.

Courir pour la vie

New for 2019

A non-profit organization that provides a public forum for suicide prevention and aims to raise public engagement and awareness, increasing the understanding of this serious social problem.

Leucan Estrie

New for 2019

Leucan promotes the recovery and the well-being of children with cancer and supports their families by providing individualized services and assistance through every stage of cancer and its side-effects.

Regroupement pour la Trisomie 21 (RT21)

New for 2019

Regroupement pour la Trisomie 21 (RT21) is a registered charity based in Montreal, but serving hundreds of families in the province of Quebec. Its mission is to foster the full development of people with Down’s Syndrome, promote their contribution in society and defend their rights, in addition to helping the families, caregivers, and professionals who support them.

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