• Canadian Cancer Statistics 2017

    Canadian Cancer Statistics 2017 was released on June 20. This annual publication gives detailed statistics for the most common types of cancer.


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  • We need volunteers!

    We need volunteers to fill leadership roles for this year’s CIBC Run for the Cure. Volunteers are integral in making this event happen, and your support allows us to fund life-saving research.


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  • Running Room Survivor Clinics

    Are you a breast cancer survivor and planning to run the CIBC Run for the Cure? Register for a FREE Survivor Training Program presented by the Running Room in support of the Canadian Cancer Society at select locations across Canada.


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  • About Our Merger

    On February 1, 2017, the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) joined forces.


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  • Questions related to breast cancer?

    Our team has the latest information about breast cancer and can answer questions about a diagnosis, treatments, what to expect, financial resources, coping, local support groups and more.


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  • You Are Not Alone

    Whether you are living with metastatic breast cancer or have a loved one who is, it can be helpful to talk with someone who understands what you are going through. We are available to you.


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  • Breast Cancer Screening

    Need help understanding breast cancer screening and what you should do? We created an online decision aid tool to help inform all women of the factors to consider and their options. Give it a try.


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Sobeys Atlantic supports a future without breast cancer

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In 2009 and 2010, they demonstrated their support of breast health education by sponsoring the Tour for the Cure. They fundraise in-store through their floral program, as well as through the sale of watermelons.​




Ultramar shows incredible support for the breast cancer cause

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Since 2011, Ultramar staff and customers have raised over $218,000 through various fundraising initiatives in support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation - Atlantic Region.




Lorraine's CURE-ageous Troops

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When Lorraine Grandy was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010, her three daughters took charge. “It was such a huge shock for us,” explains Bev Hubley. “So we decided to do something.” And that “something”? Well, let’s just call it “extraordinary.” 



Moto for the Cure

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“I’ve been extremely blessed in my life,” says Steve Belyea, President of BASE Engineering in Saint John, NB. “And I wanted to share that good fortune.” That’s why Steve, a passionate motocross racer in his spare time, organizes a unique annual fundraiser for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Atlantic Region.



Competing With Each Other, All for the Same Goal

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“These students really want to help,” says Charlotte Love, a teacher at Riverview High School. And they do. Every October, close to 300 students from two Moncton-area high schools embrace one cause: the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure.



The Reason for Hope: Honoring Emma Lee Through Research

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Over the past two years, New Glasgow’s Reason for Hope Society has donated more than $20,000 to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Atlantic Region to support metastatic breast cancer research. And all because of one woman’s decision to make a difference.


Get Pink'd

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On Thursday, March 13, 2014, colleagues, friends and teammates participated in Get Pink’d! Participants bought a button for $5 and wore pink to show their support for a future without breast cancer.

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