Calgary Food Bank

Calgary Food Bank

June 24, 2014 11:01 ET

2nd Annual Fun Run Putting the Boots to Hunger

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - June 24, 2014) - A great way to express your Stampede spirit and make a difference for families in need. The second annual Angus Cattle Run is a 5k family event and fun run in support of the Calgary Food Bank's Children's Milk Program.

Participants are encouraged to express their western spirit and dress up as cowboys, cowgirls, western zombies, rodeo clowns, horses, even cattle. Prizes will be awarded to the runners with the imaginative and artistic costumes.

When: Friday, July 11, 2014
7:00 AM Run start
Where: Eau Claire YMCA
Route: 5 KM along the Bow River pathway
How: Entry fee is only $20 and includes a $15 tax receipt.
Register online today at

The Angus Cattle Run is one of the fundraising events for Put the Boots to Hunger, a food and fund drive held during the ten days of Stampede. The inaugural run in 2013 raised more than $10,000 for the Moo Juice Program, providing milk and baby formula to women and children in low-income households.

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Contact Information

  • Media contacts:
    Shawna Ogston
    Calgary Food Bank
    403.519.2125 or 403.870.2009

    Angus Cowan
    Event Founder & Organizer