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Advocacy The Golden & District Hospital and The Couchiching Conservancy

The goal of TheBluMoose cycling events is to raise charitable funds in memory of Danya Leemhuis who died in an accident on March 9, 2018. 

Danya Leemhuis: November 28, 2003 - March 9, 2018

100% of the Ride Registration Fees will be donated directly to charity.  TheBluMoose supports two charities, The Golden & District Hospital, British Columbia and The Couchiching Conservancy, Ontario.  All registered riders with receive a charitable tax receipt from CanadaHelps.

The Golden & District Hospital, British Columbia, provides high quality medical and emergency care to the residents and visitors of this area of outstanding natural beauty. The Golden and Kicking Horse communities were a hugely important part of Danya’s life. It is an honour to raise funds in Danya's memory and give back to these wonderful communities and support the hospital.

The Couchiching Conservancy, Ontario, is a non-profit, non-government land trust that protects more than 13,000 acres of ecologically significant land in the Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching regions ensuring the conservation of wetlands, forests and grass lands and their diverse wildlife. To help protect and conserve these precious ecosystems for todays children and future generations is the prefect way to celebrate Danya’s life.