Ivivva helps raise awareness about Juvenile Arthritis with our #GirlsOfAdventure

By | May 6th, 2016|Current Events, News|

Have you seen ivivva's awesome #GirlsofAdventure campaign on Instagram? It got us thinking about all the brave, inspiring and relentless girls we know in our community who never stop following their dreams even while battling childhood rheumatic diseases like Juvenile Arthritis and Lupus each and every day! Our friends at ivivva agreed and decided to feature two inspiring girls in our [...]

A Letter to Selena Gomez: You have Lupus. I have Juvenile Arthritis.

By | May 6th, 2016|Current Events, News|

    Read Cassie's letter to Selena Gomez who will be in‪ ‎Vancouver‬ for her ‪#‎RevivalTour‬ on May 14th. Selena revealed last year last year that she was diagnosed with the autoimmune disease, ‪Lupus‬, back in 2013 and underwent chemotherapy. Approximately 1 in 10,000 children in Canada will develop Lupus, most frequently between the ages of 11 [...]

You’ve got questions! We’ve got answers…and FREE kid registrations!!!

By | March 18th, 2016|Current Events, News|

Will you be a Champion for Kids with Arthritis? They need your help! Still hearing that voice in your head saying “I'm not a runner" or "I don't know if I can ask people for money"?  Below, you'll find answers to the top 3 questions we get about joining the Cassie & Friends Team. Most important? Just know that [...]

7th Annual Family Day

By | October 21st, 2015|Current Events|

Join Us for the 7th Annual Family Day for Children & Families with Juvenile Arthritis & Other Rheumatic Diseases! DATE: • Saturday October 24, 2015 TIME: • 9:00 am to 3:30 pm • 8:30 am Registration LOCATION: • Telus World of Science • 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr Jen Stinson Kids with Rheumatic [...]

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“Kids on the Block” goes to Prince George!

By | May 6th, 2013|Current Events, News, Uncategorized|

How many Kids on your Block have "it"? 1 in 1000. Or, to put that into perspective, about 1 to 2 kids in every elementary school. That's why we're on a mission to raise awareness about Juvenile Arthritis (JA)  in every community where a kid is affected – in other words, all of them. Today [...]

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Fifth Annual Family Day for Children & Families

By | June 13th, 2012|Current Events|

Join Us for the 5th Annual Family Day for Children & Families with Juvenile Arthritis & Other Rheumatic Diseases. Date: Saturday June 23, 2012 Time: 9:00am Registration 9:30am Keynote Session Begins 9:30am Kids & Teens Program Begins Location: Langara College Address: Main Foyer - 100 West 49th Avenue at Cambie, Vancouver, BC  V5Y 2Z6 Free Parking [...]

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Run, Jog or Walk with Cassie & Friends at the 2012 Scotiabank Half Marathon and 5km Charity Challenge

By | June 13th, 2012|Current Events|

When: Sunday, June 24, 2012 Starts at 7:30am for Half-Marathon Why: Help Raise Funds which will support research and education Walk or run with your Family to show your support for Juvenile Arthritis, Lupus and Vasculitis Enjoy a day with Family and Friends Be a part of the #1 Team at the Event After the [...]

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Scotiabank Group Charity Challenge: Save The Date!

By | May 11th, 2012|Current Events|

HALF MARATHON & 5 KM RUN. SUNDAY JUNE 24, 2012 For those of you who have been on the Cassie and Friends team in the past - I am hopeful you will join us again this year. For those who haven't attended this event, we hope you will sign up to run or walk with [...]

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Family Day!

By | May 2nd, 2012|Current Events|

An exciting opportunity for parents, families, children and young adults affected by juvenile arthritis and other rheumatic diseases to spend a day together. Family Day 2012  - Click here for all the information and to register Photo by Pink Sherbet Photography

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