FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

The Ride Inside is an event where Manitobans come together to celebrate their achievements in fundraising and teamwork for the hardest to treat cancers young people are facing.

REGISTER ONLINE - JOIN an existing team, CREATE a team or participate as an individual.

If you need help registering please contact us at events@cancercare.mb.ca or call us at 204-927-5433.

Please see event details page.

There is no registration fee for this event.

All funds raised go to support PROFYLE

PROFYLE is a multi-cancer centre research and treatment project, which CancerCare Manitoba is part of. It focuses on providing personalized care for children, adolescents and young adults, up to age 29, with rare and difficult-to-treat cancers. It provides patients who haven't had a positive outcome with conventional cancer treatment other options.

CancerCare Manitoba Foundation has committed to raising $1 million over five years, in support of PROFYLE.

No, all ages and skill levels can join.


FAQ - Fundraising

No, each participant commits to fundraising but there is no minimum in order to participate in the Ride Inside. Contact us for ideas on how to get started.

All event operating costs are covered by sponsorship which ensures your fundraising dollars go to PROFYLE at CancerCare Manitoba.

Once you’ve registered, create a Personal Page where you can share your story online and encourage donations from friends and family. We’ll provide you with the webpage template for you to write, upload your photo and keep your donors updated to share your journey in support of young people affected by cancer!

Set your personal fundraising goal! Your friends will be more likely to donate to you if they know you have a personal goal…and they'll help you achieve it. The higher your fundraising goal, the more support you'll receive from your friends, family and colleagues. Make a self-donation to kick-start your fundraising!

Whether you are collecting donations from your contact network or holding your own fundraising event, we are here to help! We'll do all we can to help you succeed! See some of our fundraising ideas here.


FAQ - Donations

Donating online is easy and secure. Click the "Donate to a Participant or Team" button at the top of the RIDE INSIDE webpage or select FIND A PARTICIPANT at the far right side of the blue navigation bar. Enter the name of the participant in the search area you wish to support and follow the prompts. You may also choose to search for a team or donate to the RIDE INSIDE event directly. Online donors will receive an immediate email confirmation of their donation followed by a tax receipt.

We make every effort to protect your personal information. The software we use for registrations and donations on the website uses industry-standard SSL encryption techniques to make sure your credit card information, passwords and personal information travel securely over the Internet. Our software provider has also installed an encryption engine on our database server so your data is securely stored. Credit card information is never stored in our database or our software provider's database.

Download printable donation forms or contact our office. Mail the form in with your donation cheque. Our mailing address is on the form.

Cash donations can be made in person Monday to Friday at the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation Events office located at 825 Sherbrook Street. Office entrance is located on Bannatyne Ave under the blue canopy. Parking is available at the loading zone by the Bannatyne street entrance. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Donations made online will show up immediately on a participant's webpage. For donations made by cash or cheque, please allow up to two weeks for processing.

Receipts will be automatically mailed for donations of $15 or more.

For donations made in person or by mail, please allow two-three weeks after your donation has been received in our office to receive your tax receipt. Tax receipts for mail or walk-in donations will be sent by Canada Post. Tax receipts for online donations will be automatically emailed.


FAQ - Your Personal Page and Participant Centre

The Participant Centre is part of the website that is only available to you after you register. You will have a username and password to log in. Once you log in, you'll have access to excellent tools to set up and edit your Personal Page with your reason for participating and send emails to potential supporters.

Log in to your Participation Centre on the RIDE INSIDE website by clicking “Login” on top right-hand corner of the RIDE INSIDE home page. Enter your username and password. Click here to learn what else you can do from your Participant Centre.

Your Personal Page is your opportunity to tell your story to the world. Friends and family can visit and easily donate to you online or print out a donation form. Anyone who looks up your name on the RIDE INSIDE site will be directed to your Personal Page. Your Personal Page is automatically created when you register. Then it's simply a matter of personalizing it by adding photos, writing messages about what inspired you to ride and sharing the page with your family and friends. Login NOW to get started!

You can simply call 204-927-5433 and our friendly staff will get you started and provide you with ongoing support.

When friends or family visit the RIDE INSIDE webpage, they can either click on the "Donate to a Participant or Team" button at the top of the RIDE INSIDE webpage or they can select FIND A PARTICIPANT at the far right side of the blue navigation bar. Either way, when they type in your name, they will be directed to your Personal Page. You also have the ability to send emails from your Participant Centre which will give donors access to a link that takes them directly to your Personal Page.

To personalize your webpage, you can upload a photo from your computer to your online Participant Centre. Image sizes are restricted to 300px x 400px, and uploaded as .gif, .jpg or .png files Using Your Participant Centre details here.

At any time, if you are having difficulties please call 204-927-5433.

Hover your mouse over the ‘Login’ button on the top right corner of the RIDE INSIDE page. You will see a prompt that asks ‘Forgot your password?’ – click it. This will take you to a password recovery screen. You may also recover your username here.

At the top of this page, log in using your username and password.

Once you are logged in, at the top of your page click on a topic called “Update Profile.” This takes you to your profile information. You will be able to change your contact information, email address, username and password. At the bottom of that page, click ‘save’. You can now continue using the site.