Prostate cancer survivors prepare to lead a large crowd on to the course at Coldstream Ranch for Sunday's Do It For Dad fundraiser.

Prostate cancer survivors prepare to lead a large crowd on to the course at Coldstream Ranch for Sunday's Do It For Dad fundraiser.

Do It For Dad raises record amount for Vernon prostate cancer care

The funds will go towards free prostate cancer testing and to purchase a resectoscope

The 14th annual Do It For Dad is one to remember.

The event at Coldstream Ranch raised a record $38,500 Sunday. The funds will go towards free prostate cancer testing and to purchase a resectoscope for prostate cancer treatment at Vernon Jubilee Hospital.

“The event was also successful in creating awareness around the need for early diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer,” said Andrea Egan, with the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation.

The fundraiser attracted 370 participants.

Look for more in Wednesday’s Morning Star.