The time of the year is here again! Please support ACAS by becoming a runner, walker, donor or volunteer for this year’s Scotiabank Waterfront Marathon,Half Marathon and 5k! The event will take place on Sunday, October 14, 2012.
With the amazing support from the runners, walkers, volunteers and donors last year, ACAS met its Scotiabank Marathon fundraising target of $15,000 last year, enabling us to provide the much needed services for persons living with HIV/AIDS of East and Southeast Asian heritage. This year, we have increased our fundraising goal to $20,000, so please start spreading the word around!
If you would like to register to become a runner and raise money for ACAS, you can register as a runner at, after which you can choose Asian Community AIDS Services as your designated charity. To join Team ACAS, you just need to search for “Team ACAS” under the team name search, and you can indicate if you would like to join the team.
The fees for registration if you are fundraising for ACAS are:
$40 for 5k
$25 for 5k (Kids <12)
$80 for Half Marathon (21k)
$80 for Marathon (42k)

Free Registration fee will be waived for the top 10 fundraisers and first 5 PHAs to register with ACAS. Those who are qualified will have their entry fee refunded after the race. Please contact Christian Hui at to obtain the discounted charity rate prior to your registration as ACAS will not be able to reimburse you after you have registered.The only exception is for the top 10 fundraisers whom ACAS will reimburse the amount of the registration to you after the race.
If you are a PHA interested in running, please contact Andrew at or Amutha at as the first 5 PHA will be eligible for free registration. If you are a youth (age < 25), please contact Meza at and let him know you are interested in registering and/or might need assistance with the registration cost..

We will be providing free training with Daniel Wong. The training will take place on Saturdays starting August 25, 2012. Please meet at the ACAS office at 9:30a.m. to join us for the training session.
If you would just like to make a donation to Team ACAS, you can follow the link here: Tax receipts will be issued for amounts over $20.00.
STAY UPDATED! Follow our Run4ACAS tumblr  to keep updated about training and kit pick up, or visit and join our Facebook group “Team ACAS at 2012 Scotiabank Waterfront Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K” and post your updates about your fundraising efforts, share training tips, and meet your fellow Team ACAS runners, walkers, volunteers and supporters
If you have any questions, please contact Christian Hui, Community Engagement Worker at   or at (647) 832-9681.