Following in Fox’s Footsteps

by Andrew Baggs, Centennial Journalism Rushing home every night to catch the evening news to see where Terry Fox was, is what lifelong patron of hope, Sandy Schell-Kennedy remembers doing growing up. Now a 25-year veteran of the Marathon of Hope, Schell-Kennedy is the chair of the Stouffville Terry Fox Run, which is now the…

Lorraine Hogg runs in the Pickering Terry Fox event
Photo by Justin Vieira/Centennial Journalism

Pickering woman is running for three cancer victims, and others suffering from the disease.

by Justin Vieira, Centennial Journalism Pickering native Lorraine Hogg is on the run once again. Getting set for yet another Terry Fox event, Hogg is running for her mother, grandfather, and her best friend, who have all die of cancer. She’s also running for anyone else who is currently battling the disease. She tells Centennial Journalism’s Justin Vieira…

Sheila, Terry Fox Run 2014 in Markham. photo by Jasmine Hui

Markham woman runs for her sister at Terry Fox 2014

by Jasmine Hui, Centennial Journalism Sheila was a participant at the 2014 Markham-Unionville Terry Fox Run, with this year being her sixth run. She has lost many of her close friends to cancer. Her sister is currently battling liver cancer and, in Sheila’s words, is holding onto life with everything she has. She tells Centennial Journalism’s Jasmine…