Many individuals who are diagnosed with cancer must have other medical procedures done prior to being able to begin cancer treatment. Often, these procedures aren’t covered by insurance. Tour des Chutes emergency funds can help bridge this gap, as they did in Kim’s story below:   I have so much to be thankful for I scarcely […]

Tour des Chutes would not be possible without the generous contributions of individuals and businesses who participate in the event. From small donations made at registration all the way up to Title Sponsorships, every dollar counts in helping us achieve our mission to support Central Oregonians with cancer by funding services and initiatives that help […]

Thom Pastor is the husband of breast cancer survivor and last week’s TdC survivor highlight subject, Krista. Thom has been an active part of the Bend cycling community for quite some time, and has made a point of being an active supporter of the TdC in the past few years. In 2013, Thom (a professional […]

Krista Pastor is a local breast cancer survivor (diagnosed on 5/23/12). We’ve known her and her husband, Thom, for several years now as active supporters of the TdC and avid cyclists. In her own words, Krista generously recounts some of her journey and how she has directly benefitted from this great event and the St. Charles community programs we […]