DEBRA Ride for EB

Date: September 2016
City: Niagra Falls, Canada
Location/Address: Kingsbridge Park / Niagra Parkway
Event: Fundraiser for Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) by DEBRA Canada

Background
At the event, participants biked either 30km or 60km and collectively raised $13,000 for DEBRA Canada’s Medical Assistance Fund and other programs to help those with EB. Epidermolysis Bullosa is a group of rare diseases that cause the skin to blister that has no cure. While some forms of EB are mild and can improve with age, other severe forms may cause serious complications and can be fatal.