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BC Local News
Surrey Events Guide for July 27 and beyondpolicing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more." Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunte
BC Local News / Posted 21 hours ago
policing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more." Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunteer-at-options, 604-584-5811, ext. 1309. Canadian Cancer Society: "Campaign volunteers and Community Office Support volunteers are needed at our Surrey office at... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Surrey Events Guide for July 27 and beyondpolicing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more.” Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunte
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 22 hours ago
policing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more.” Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunteer-at-options, 604-584-5811, ext. 1309. Canadian Cancer Society: “Campaign volunteers and Community Office Support volunteers are needed at our Surrey office at... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Surrey Events Guide for July 27 and beyondpolicing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more.” Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunte
Peace Arch News / Posted 22 hours ago
policing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more.” Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunteer-at-options, 604-584-5811, ext. 1309. Canadian Cancer Society: “Campaign volunteers and Community Office Support volunteers are needed at our Surrey office at... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Muriel’s Dream Team honouredaward,” said Jan Cunningham, senior manager of the Oxford County Community Offi
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 22 hours ago
award,” said Jan Cunningham, senior manager of the Oxford County Community Office. “Their continued dedication to the Canadian Cancer Society in the fundraising that they do all year long is paramount to being able to fund critical life-saving... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Golf Fore The Cure raises $4,300fees, the 15 hole sponsorships, pledges, the silent auction and the prize draws
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 4 days ago
fees, the 15 hole sponsorships, pledges, the silent auction and the prize draws. All of the funds will be donated to the Canadian Cancer Society to go towards breast cancer research. “It was definitely a success. The weather was perfect, we had... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Behaviors that may help you reduce your risk for colorectal cancer | July 23, 2017cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the United States. Colorectal can
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the United States. Colorectal cancer is similarly lethal in Canada, where the Canadian Cancer Society reports it is the second leading cause of cancer death in men and the third leading among... Read more
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BC Local News
SURREY EVENTS GUIDE for July 20 and beyondpolicing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more." Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunte
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
policing, E-Comm 911, grad school and so much more." Info: Optionsbc.ca/volunteer-at-options, 604-584-5811, ext. 1309. Canadian Cancer Society: "Campaign volunteers and Community Office Support volunteers are needed at our Surrey office at... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Mudmoiselle volunteers neededThe Canadian Cancer Society is in need of Mudmoiselle volunteers on Aug. 19. T
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 days ago
The Canadian Cancer Society is in need of Mudmoiselle volunteers on Aug. 19. This mud run takes place at Adanac Skill Hill and Rotary Park. The event requires volunteers to supervise the obstacles and encourage participants along the course. You... Read more
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Terrace Standard
RCMP Inspector ready to ‘trash his stash’ for charityin Patrick Tilma under Find a Participant. Under Donor Recognition Name: type T
Terrace Standard / Posted 8 days ago
in Patrick Tilma under Find a Participant. Under Donor Recognition Name: type Trash Syd’s Stash. Cheques made out to the Canadian Cancer Society can also be dropped off at the Terrace RCMP detachment, 3205 Eby St. Funds donated are charitable for... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Emerson inducted into sports hallwas also a member of the Paris Masonic Lodge for 35 years, including two years
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
was also a member of the Paris Masonic Lodge for 35 years, including two years as master. He collected for the Canadian Cancer Society and volunteered with Meals on Wheels and St. Paul's United Church. And he was a trustee with the... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Golf Fore the Cure tourney doubles in sizeversion of a popular fundraiser that will include men for the first time this y
Oak Bay News / Posted 12 days ago
version of a popular fundraiser that will include men for the first time this year. The event, which raises money for the Canadian Cancer Society, was traditionally held on a Monday evening in a nine-hole shotgun format under the banner Ladies... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Golf Fore the Cure tourney doubles in sizeversion of a popular fundraiser that will include men for the first time this y
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
version of a popular fundraiser that will include men for the first time this year. The event, which raises money for the Canadian Cancer Society, was traditionally held on a Monday evening in a nine-hole shotgun format under the banner Ladies... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Golf Fore the Cure tourney doubles in sizeversion of a popular fundraiser that will include men for the first time this y
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
version of a popular fundraiser that will include men for the first time this year. The event, which raises money for the Canadian Cancer Society, was traditionally held on a Monday evening in a nine-hole shotgun format under the banner Ladies... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Sooke rejects plan for cell towerShe pointed out several people on social media backed the tower proposal. In r
Oak Bay News / Posted 15 days ago
She pointed out several people on social media backed the tower proposal. In researching data, Reay said websites from the Canadian Cancer Society to the World Health Organization suggested health concerns were minimal. “I’m trying to step back... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Sooke rejects plan for cell towerShe pointed out several people on social media backed the tower proposal. In r
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
She pointed out several people on social media backed the tower proposal. In researching data, Reay said websites from the Canadian Cancer Society to the World Health Organization suggested health concerns were minimal. “I’m trying to step back... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Sooke rejects plan for cell towerShe pointed out several people on social media backed the tower proposal. In r
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
She pointed out several people on social media backed the tower proposal. In researching data, Reay said websites from the Canadian Cancer Society to the World Health Organization suggested health concerns were minimal. “I’m trying to step back... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Cancer-driving service to be longtime Surrey volunteer’s legacydied from the disease – 15 days after being diagnosed – last Friday at 11 p.m.
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
died from the disease – 15 days after being diagnosed – last Friday at 11 p.m. While volunteering for the now defunct Canadian Cancer Society ride program, MacInnes saw – first hand – the benefits of having a service in the community. Shortly... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Cancer-driving service to be longtime Surrey volunteer’s legacydied from the disease – 15 days after being diagnosed – last Friday at 11 p.m.
Peace Arch News / Posted 15 days ago
died from the disease – 15 days after being diagnosed – last Friday at 11 p.m. While volunteering for the now defunct Canadian Cancer Society ride program, MacInnes saw – first hand – the benefits of having a service in the community. Shortly... Read more
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Business Wire
Outlook Brightens for Canadian Peer-Peer Fundraising Programs Despite 2016 DeclinesCampaigns in 2016 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer, Princess Margaret Cancer Fo
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
Campaigns in 2016 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer, Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation ($34.9 million) Relay for Life, Canadian Cancer Society ($29 million) The Terry Fox Run, Terry Fox Foundation ($23.5 million) CIBC Run for the Cure,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sunscreen — to slather kids or not?most commonly diagnosed cancer in Canada and one whose incidence has risen sign
The Sudbury Star / Posted 16 days ago
most commonly diagnosed cancer in Canada and one whose incidence has risen significantly over the last several decades. The Canadian Cancer Society now predicts that one in 56 males and one in 74 females in this country will develop melanoma in... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Hair for Heroes event exceeds goalsand community members raised $6,400 (at the time of the event $6,290 was raised
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
and community members raised $6,400 (at the time of the event $6,290 was raised, but more funds came in after) for the Canadian Cancer Society Transportation Program and 315 inches of hair for wigs for cancer patients at the Hair for Heroes... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Port Alberni loses community voiceTerry Fox Foundation is one of her biggies,” Diane said. Kristi was involved i
Alberni Valley News / Posted 16 days ago
Terry Fox Foundation is one of her biggies,” Diane said. Kristi was involved in numerous fundraisers for the Canadian Cancer Society, most notably organizing the Relay for Life starting in 2005 and running for several years. She was... Read more
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Whitecourt Star
Relay For Life raises money to fight cancerRelay For Life raised around $29,600 for cancer research and victim support at
Whitecourt Star / Posted 16 days ago
Relay For Life raised around $29,600 for cancer research and victim support at Rotary Park on June 8. Hosted by the Canadian Cancer Society, Relay For Life is a national fundraising event where team members take turns walking around a track... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Boxers punch cancer in the faceof cancer, raising more than $63,000 in the process. They came, they fought, a
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 days ago
of cancer, raising more than $63,000 in the process. They came, they fought, and they raised money for two charities — the Canadian Cancer Society and Ronald McDonald House. According to event organizers, professional boxers Mike Strange and Billy... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Boxers punch cancer in the faceof cancer, raising more than $63,000 in the process. They came, they fought, a
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
of cancer, raising more than $63,000 in the process. They came, they fought, and they raised money for two charities — the Canadian Cancer Society and Ronald McDonald House. According to event organizers, professional boxers Mike Strange and Billy... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Boxers punch cancer in the faceof cancer, raising more than $63,000 in the process. They came, they fought, a
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
of cancer, raising more than $63,000 in the process. They came, they fought, and they raised money for two charities — the Canadian Cancer Society and Ronald McDonald House. According to event organizers, professional boxers Mike Strange and Billy... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Marshall tourney returnsParks and Recreation Committee in 2014. In the first decade, they raised $110,0
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 22 days ago
Parks and Recreation Committee in 2014. In the first decade, they raised $110,000 for the Oxford County branch of the Canadian Cancer Society. “It is our pleasure to partner with this charity,” tournament chairmen Brad Hallock said in a... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
FEATURE: COF scholarship winner Awantika MittalIn Kelowna, Mittal is highly involved in volunteering for organizations such as
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 22 days ago
In Kelowna, Mittal is highly involved in volunteering for organizations such as United Way, Kelowna General Hospital, Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), Canadian Blood Services (CBS), is the president of CBS UBCO for the next 2 years, and numerous... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Sharron Simpson named new president of Okanagan College FoundationBreast Cancer Foundation, on the Board of Governors for Vancouver Community Col
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 24 days ago
Breast Cancer Foundation, on the Board of Governors for Vancouver Community College, and was recently appointed to the Canadian Cancer Society Board of Directors. Styffe has an extensive background in project management of residential,... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
TONIGHT: Inner beauty message paramount for Langley pageant contestantseach contestant having to help raise money and awareness for Cops for Cancer.
Aldergrove Star / Posted 24 days ago
each contestant having to help raise money and awareness for Cops for Cancer. It’s through a partnership between the Canadian Cancer Society and police officers, RCMP and emergency services personnel from across British Columbia, and to date,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Most participants to date for On Board fundraiserlittle rough, but it’s all for a good cause, so she didn’t mind. The event rai
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 25 days ago
little rough, but it’s all for a good cause, so she didn’t mind. The event raises funds for brain cancer research and the Canadian Cancer Society. This year the event honoured a number of people: Welland’s Julia Turner and Dalton Jacques, who both... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Most participants to date for On Board fundraiserlittle rough, but it’s all for a good cause, so she didn’t mind. The event rai
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 25 days ago
little rough, but it’s all for a good cause, so she didn’t mind. The event raises funds for brain cancer research and the Canadian Cancer Society. This year the event honoured a number of people: Welland’s Julia Turner and Dalton Jacques, who both... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Most participants to date for On Board fundraiserlittle rough, but it’s all for a good cause, so she didn’t mind. The event rai
Welland Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
little rough, but it’s all for a good cause, so she didn’t mind. The event raises funds for brain cancer research and the Canadian Cancer Society. This year the event honoured a number of people: Welland’s Julia Turner and Dalton Jacques, who both... Read more
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BC Local News
‘At some point, we can all use a lift’: Help wanted in Surrey by fledgling Volunteer Cancer Drivers Societyand other cancer-related appointments at clinics across Metro Vancouver. A sim
BC Local News / Posted 27 days ago
and other cancer-related appointments at clinics across Metro Vancouver. A similar ride program was operated locally by Canadian Cancer Society, but, in a cost-cutting move, that one came to a sudden stop in the fall of 2015. Thankfully, for... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Charity is business for Qualicum Beach studentsFrampton, who said previous beneficiaries of the market include B.C. Children’s
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 28 days ago
Frampton, who said previous beneficiaries of the market include B.C. Children’s Hospital, Haiti earthquake victims and the Canadian Cancer Society. “A couple of the classes have already been donating to Manna throughout the year, making sling bags... Read more
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Business Wire
NewVoiceMedia Recognized among Companies to Inspire Britain 2017peers. NewVoiceMedia now serves more than 650 customers worldwide, including M
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
peers. NewVoiceMedia now serves more than 650 customers worldwide, including MobileIron, Lumesse, Vax, JustGiving and Canadian Cancer Society. Its multi-tenant intelligent communications platform enables sales and service reps to have more... Read more
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Caledonia Courier
Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hillmore than 1,000 km down Vancouver Island raising money for children with paedia
Caledonia Courier / Posted 30 days ago
more than 1,000 km down Vancouver Island raising money for children with paediatric cancer. To support Arnold’s fundraising campaign for the Canadian Cancer Society visit Arnold’s fundraising page and look for more stories and Tour de Rock cove... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Hair for Heroes event coming up on July 6wigs free of charge to Canadians in need. The DSB paramedics are also accepting
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 30 days ago
wigs free of charge to Canadians in need. The DSB paramedics are also accepting donations, with all proceeds going to the Canadian Cancer Society Transportation Program. This program supports a group of volunteers who provide rides for cancer... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Golf Fore the Cure tees off July 20that amount to $4,000 this summer. Single player registration is $10 and indiv
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 30 days ago
that amount to $4,000 this summer. Single player registration is $10 and individuals can also include a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society. Registration begins at 3:30 p.m., the tournament begins at 5 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7... Read more
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Peace Arch News
‘At some point, we can all use a lift’: Help wanted in Surrey by fledgling Volunteer Cancer Drivers Societyand other cancer-related appointments at clinics across Metro Vancouver. A sim
Peace Arch News / Posted 30 days ago
and other cancer-related appointments at clinics across Metro Vancouver. A similar ride program was operated locally by Canadian Cancer Society, but, in a cost-cutting move, that one came to a sudden stop in the fall of 2015. Thankfully, for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Randy Chevrier retires a Calgary Stampeder after 16-year pro football careerHerm Harrison Award and the CFL Players’ Association Tom Pate Memorial Award in
Calgary Sun / Posted a month ago
Herm Harrison Award and the CFL Players’ Association Tom Pate Memorial Award in 2014 for his work as a spokesman for the Canadian Cancer Society, the Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters, the Calgary Urban Project Society and the Alberta... Read more
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TSN
Chevrier retires after 16 years in pro footballHerm Harrison Award and the CFL Players' Association Tom Pate Memorial Award in
TSN / Posted a month ago
Herm Harrison Award and the CFL Players' Association Tom Pate Memorial Award in 2014 for his work as a spokesman for the Canadian Cancer Society, the Alberta Council of Women's Shelters, the Calgary Urban Project Society and the Alberta... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Cheers and Jeersconstruction without notice. The Town should be sharing information more often
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted a month ago
construction without notice. The Town should be sharing information more often so we can plan around it Cheers... To the Canadian Cancer Society and everyone who raised funds and walked the track at the Ag Grounds during the Relay for... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Central Okanagan Foundation celebrates 40 yearsused to teach technology to seniors and acts as a peer mentor at the university
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 1 months ago
used to teach technology to seniors and acts as a peer mentor at the university. Mittal is also a part of the Canadian Cancer Society. “It makes you busy and teaches you a lot of things,” she said, adding she will be using the... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Relay For Life funds critical researchoff as evening arrived allowing 41 cancer survivors and 22 teams to walk throug
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 1 months ago
off as evening arrived allowing 41 cancer survivors and 22 teams to walk through the darkness to raise funds for the Canadian Cancer Society. Prior to starting the all-night walk, people living with the disease who are now cancer free were... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Half of Canadians will get cancer, but why?that's when your little cells go crazy and you might have cancer." Even so, sh
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 1 months ago
that's when your little cells go crazy and you might have cancer." Even so, she was surprised by the findings from the Canadian Cancer Society that show half of all Canadians will get cancer in their lifetime, and a quarter of Canadians will... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Cancer rates rise with agesaid. After four months of chemo and radiation therapies, Sibley is now cancer
Barrie Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
said. After four months of chemo and radiation therapies, Sibley is now cancer free and has become the Simcoe Muskoka Canadian Cancer Society’s community representative, helping by sharing his story and comforting people undergoing... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
New activities added to fundraiseris totally different than years before,” Leblanc said of her standup paddle boa
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 1 months ago
is totally different than years before,” Leblanc said of her standup paddle boarding fundraiser, which raises money for the Canadian Cancer Society and brain cancer research. In addition to the 10-kilometre paddle from the PenFinancial Credit Union... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
New activities added to fundraiseris totally different than years before,” Leblanc said of her standup paddle boa
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 1 months ago
is totally different than years before,” Leblanc said of her standup paddle boarding fundraiser, which raises money for the Canadian Cancer Society and brain cancer research. In addition to the 10-kilometre paddle from the PenFinancial Credit Union... Read more
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Welland Tribune
New activities added to fundraiseris totally different than years before,” Leblanc said of her standup paddle boa
Welland Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
is totally different than years before,” Leblanc said of her standup paddle boarding fundraiser, which raises money for the Canadian Cancer Society and brain cancer research. In addition to the 10-kilometre paddle from the PenFinancial Credit Union... Read more
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