The Winnipeg Police Association (WPA) is proud to announce the 11th annual TELUS Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad (MRFD) happens Saturday, May 25, 2019 with the six week prostate cancer awareness and education campaign beginning today. “We are officially launching the 11th TELUS Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad campaign fighting prostate cancer,” said Moe Sabourin, President, Winnipeg Police Association and Co-Chair of the Ride for Dad. “Over the next six weeks, leading up to Ride Day, our organizing committee and media partners will be working hard to inform Manitobans of the importance of early detection of prostate cancer. We invite all motorcycle enthusiasts to join the fight by registering for the Ride online and collecting pledge donations – ridefordad.ca/manitoba.”
WINNIPEG, MB: Maurice (Moe) Sabourin, President, Winnipeg Police Association (WPA), is pleased to announce proceeds from the 2018 WPA Charity Ball totalling $45,000 has been donated to the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba.
WINNIPEG, MB: New polling data from Probe Research Inc., released today by the Winnipeg Police Association (WPA), shows that more than 60% of Winnipeg adults feel addressing issues regarding crime and safety should be a “top priority” for recently re-elected Mayor Brian Bowman and the new City Council.
WINNIPEG, MB: Today, at Queenston School, before over 150 students and educators, Maurice (Moe) Sabourin, President, Winnipeg Police Association (WPA) launched the 2018-2019 Cool 2Be Kind campaign. This is the 7th year of the positive behaviour/anti-bullying initiative.
WINNIPEG, MB: The Winnipeg Police Association (WPA) has released two new public service announcements (PSAs) for television and online placement to enhance awareness of the important role police officers play while ensuring safety and security for Winnipeg residents.
Maurice (Moe) Sabourin, President, Winnipeg Police Association (WPA), is pleased to announce the WPA has donated $5,000 to the St.Amant Foundation. The presentation took place today, July 18, 2018, at St.Amant’s head office in St Vital. Joining Sabourin for the presentation and a tour of the facility were executive members of the Winnipeg Police Association.
On Saturday, June 16, 2018 The Children's Hospital Champion Abigail Stewart will be hosting a bake sale and silent auction with all proceeds going to the Oncology Unit that saved Abigail's life.
Stop by from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, 547 Kildare Ave. E and help support Abigail.
WINNIPEG, MB: Today, the TELUS Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad (MRFD) celebrated its 10TH Ride and attracted 1,433 registered riders. The record of 1,510 riders set in 2017 is safe for another year. Funds raised from today’s Ride will exceed $350,000. This brings the ten-year fundraising total to over $2.2M. Proceeds stay in Manitoba for prostate cancer research and education.
WINNIPEG, MB: The Winnipeg Police Association (WPA) launched the inaugural Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad in 2009 which attracted 487 registered riders and raised $70,000 for prostate cancer research and education. On May 26, 2018, the tenth Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad will now see over 1,500 riders raising over $355,000 in the fight against prostate cancer.
More than 1.2 million men in Canada have prostate cancer and 80 per cent of them don’t know it. The TELUS Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad (MRFD) continues to fight prostate cancer and is celebrating 10 YEARS in 2018. The Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad has raised over $1.85M in the past nine years and with the help of Riders and pledge donors will surpass $2M this year. All proceeds stay in Manitoba for prostate cancer research and education.