Canora CIBC holds successful Run for the Cure fundraiser

The Canora branch of the CIBC raised over $1,700 in the 2018 Run for the Cure in its continuing efforts to fight breast cancer.

The eighth annual book sale raised over $765, said Elly Carlson, branch spokesperson for the effort. All books are donated by clients. Donations are accepted year round and the sale starts in May.

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A total of $280 was raised by the teacup sale. Antique teacups are sold with $5 of each sale going toward Run for the Cure. Further information on the teacups is available at the Canora branch, said Carlson.

Dress down days raised $150 at $2 per person per week.

An afghan made and donated by Del Palagian raised $508. The raffle winner was Sharon Murray.