• Thank You

    Thanks to your fundraising efforts, the 23rd annual Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure raised $25 million across Canada for breast cancer research, education and advocacy programs.

  • Shop4Charity Calendar Sweepstakes

    Calendars make great holiday gifts, and you can support CBCF at the same time! Shop4Charity will ship directly to your recipients. Calendars are $25 each, 3 for $50 or 10 for $100.


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  • National Grants Competition

    The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of a new national research competition, Stand Up To Cancer Canada - Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Breast Cancer Dream Team, supported by CIBC.


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  • Research Saves Lives

    Continued support allows the Foundation to play a vital role in internationally acclaimed, groundbreaking research discoveries in the areas of prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care.


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    Share your stories of inspiration, your reasons for participating, or your hopes for the future. Your message will inspire others and help us create a future without breast cancer.


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  • My Breast My Test

    These are my breasts. Shouldn’t I have a say about my test?

    Join the discussion at facebook.com/mybreastmytest. Help end the confusion around mammography screening.


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Our Corporate Partners in Action

The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation is grateful for the support of over 35 companies and brands across Canada who contribute to the Foundation's work through national cause-related marketing programs and/or sponsorship of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure. 

Below are further details of our corporate programs which demonstrate their commitment and the impact of their involvement with the Foundation. These champions of the cause, together with a vast network of donors and volunteers, allow the the Foundation to continue leading significant advancements towards our vision of creating a future without breast cancer.

Addition Elle  |  Canpar Courier  |  Cashmere®  |  CIBC  |  Dominion Blueline  |  Hot Picks USA  |  Flooring Canada  |  K2  |  Kernels Popcorn  |  KitchenAid  |  Konica Minolta  |  Kootenay knit & Apparel   |  MAX! Canadian Healthy Vending  | Mister Transmission |   Pandora  | Penningtons  |  Purex®Scotties®  |  Shop4Charity  |  SpongeTowels®  |  Tetley  |  Warehouse One  |  Weston Bakeries  | Wonderbra  |  Wrigley |  Yogen Früz  | Yogurty's
 

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Addition Elle

Each October, Addition Elle contributes $5 from the sale of any two bras to the Foundation.

Benefit to the Foundation: $5 from the sale of any two bras with an annual maximum commitment of $50,000

Products available for purchase: At Addition Elle

Program active: October

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2005

 

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Canpar Courier

Canpar Courier commends all those individuals who will take part to make the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure a reality, and joins in every participant's desire to create a future without breast cancer. Canpar Courier supports the Run on a year-round basis, providing ground transportation to Run sites across Canada.

Canpar Courier's cumulative in-kind contribution now exceeds $1.3 million!

Benefit to the Foundation: National Sponsor, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure

Total number of years as a partner: Since 1999

 
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Cashmere®

The White Cashmere Collection is Cashmere’s annual celebration of Designing a Future with Breast Cancer. A fund- and awareness-raiser for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, the Cashmere BT (bathroom tissue) Couture collection, now celebrating its eleventh anniversary, stars Canada’s leading fashion designers. The first-of-its-kind in the world, and entirely crafted in 100 per cent pure, soft and luxurious sheets of Cashmere Bathroom Tissue, the collection supports the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s vision of a future without breast cancer.

The collection features limited-edition Pink Cashmere, beautifully embossed with a touch of Pink, with twenty-five cents from the sale of every package going directly to the Foundation throughout October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

A Facebook promotion, “Vote Couture for the Cure”, invites Canadians to view the collection and vote for their favourite design. Cashmere will donate $1 for every vote, up to $10,000, to CBCF in the winning designer’s name. The contest runs until Nov. 10. Voters will be entered in a draw to win weekly prizes and the grand prize, a trip to New York City.

Follow us at www.facebook.com/Cashmere or www.cashmere.ca

Benefit to the Foundation: Partnership fee with a special promotion during the month of October where Kruger contributes $0.25 from the sale of Cashmere Pink to a maximum contribution of $50,000

Products available for purchase: At grocery, drug and mass merchandise stores across Canada

Program active: January - December

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2005


 
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CIBC

CIBC is the title sponsor of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure, and the Foundation’s overall leading corporate partner.  

The Foundation is proud of the strong partnership and the depth of commitment that has evolved within CIBC over the years.  CIBC engages and empowers its employees in the breast cancer cause.  Each of the Foundation’s 66 Run sites has dedicated CIBC employee volunteers that work and fundraise with the Foundation’s local Run committees to support the CIBC Run for the Cure in their respective communities.
 
CIBC's total fundraising over the years is nearly $39 million, including almost $3 million raised by Team CIBC in 2014 alone!

To learn more, click here.

Program name: Title Sponsor, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure

Benefit to the Foundation: One hundred percent of the net proceeds raised from CIBC Pink Collection™ products, and funds raised by Team CIBC and their "Go Paperless" program

Total number of years as a partner: Since 1983; Title Sponsor of the Run since 1997​

 
 
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Dominion Blueline

​Dominion Blueline Inc. is a Canadian-owned company that manufactures and distributes superior quality office products designed to help you be more efficient in your day to day life. Through its Pink Ribbon Collection, Blueline has developed products with pink and black covers that carry a stylized pink ribbon, as well as information about CBCF and the breast cancer cause.

Partnership history: Blueline has contributed over $800,000 to CBCF since 2007

Benefit to the Foundation: Annual minimum commitment of $50,000 through a contribution of 9% of net sales of specially marked products.

Products available for purchase: Pink Ribbon Collection planners, notebooks, memo pads and desk calendars

Program Active: Available year round at stationary retail locations

 

 

 
 
 
 
Hot Picks USA

Brought to you by Hot Picks USA - creators of one of the largest assortment of licensed guitar picks – Pick Hope is spectacular package of colourful guitar picks that will show others how much you care! With 10% of each sale being donated to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Pick Hope is sure to be a hit! Products available on a national level include necklaces with guitar picks in various combinations, a collectible tin package and a 3-pack and 6-pack clamshell of assorted guitar pick charms, specially designed for CBCF with the hardware to make a necklace! The packs are the ultimate in accessories that let you "Wear Your Support!"

Benefit to the foundation: Annual minimum commitment of $5,000 through a contribution of 10% of the sale of specially marked guitar picks.

Products available: Necklaces with guitar picks in various combinations.   Specially marked guitar picks can be purchased in 3-pack and 6-pack clamshells or in collectible tins.

Program active: Year round

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2013

 
 

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Flooring Canada

Flooring Canada is Canada’s leading flooring retail group, with more than 45 member stores nation-wide.  Flooring Canada supports the Foundation through member contributions and individual market activities across Canada with a minimum annual contribution of $35,000.

To learn more about Flooring Canada, click here.

Benefit to the Foundation: $400 from each independent retail member’s association fees to make a minimum annual contribution of $35,000.  To date Flooring Canada has raised more than $350,000

Products available for purchase: Available at all Flooring Canada locations, on all products.

Program active: Year round

Total number of years as a partner:
Since 2004​

 
 
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K2

Proud supporter of breast cancer causes internationally, K2 supports CBCF through its 'Pink Ribbon' line of women's K2 Skis, K2 Snowboards and K2 Skates, as well as TUBBS Snowshoes all bearing the pink ribbon to represent their commitment to creating a future without breast cancer. Further encouraging active recreation, K2 also hosts an annual TUBBS Romp to Stomp snowshoe fundraising event in Ontario.  Visit the Romp to Stomp site for more details.

Partnership history: Dedicated national partner since 2004 with over $400,000 raised for CBCF

Benefit to the Foundation: Annual partnership fee of $37,500

Products Promoting Breast Cancer Awareness: K2 Pink Ribbon Skis, K2 Snowboards, K2 Skates and TUBBS Snowshoes can be found at sporting goods retailers across Canada

Program Active:  Year round

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2004​

 
 
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Kernels Popcorn

Kernels Popcorn is a proud supporter of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation! Twice a year, Kernels turns their blue and white branded popcorn bags PINK during their Pink Bag event. With the sale of every medium sized pink bag, Kernels contributes funds to the Foundation with a minimum annual contribution of $25,000. Kernels also has a virtual gift available online where 10% of the card's value is contributed back to CBCF.

Partnership history: Partner since 2004 with over $325,000 contributed to the Foundation 

Program name: Pink Bag event

Benefit to the Foundation: $80 for each case of pink bags sold to franchise owners to make an annual minimum commitment of $25,000.  Additionally, Kernels has a virtual gift available online where 10% of the card's value is contributed back to CBCF

Products available for purchase: Medium pink popcorn bags available at Kernels locations across the country and virtual gift cards available online

Program active: Fall and Spring

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2004​

 
 
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KitchenAid

KitchenAid supports the Foundation as the sponsor of the KitchenAid Cook for the Cure™ fundraising program, and through proceeds from the sale of its pink products.  KitchenAid contributes $75 with each purchase of the Raspberry Ice Artisan Stand Mixer with an annual minimum commitment of $75,000. 

Additionally, for each registered Cook KitchenAid for the Cure event, KitchenAid donates up to $50 to kick start the fundraising! In 2013 KitchenAid is sponsoring The Culinary Showdown, which is an exclusive fundraising event that sets the tone for true culinary education. Celebrity chefs will coach participants on epicurean techniques in preparation for an evening showdown where teams will compete for victory.

Visit www.cookforthecure.ca to learn more about the KitchenAid Cook for the Cure program and for Culinary Showdown information visit www.culinaryshowdown.ca

Program name: KitchenAid Cook for the Cure

Products available for purchase: Department stores and independent retailers

Program active: Year round

Total Number of years as a partner: Since 2002​

 
 
 



Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions offers customized solutions for document imaging needs. Konica Minolta and its Copy for the Cause program is helping to create a future without breast cancer. Together, we can make a difference! Konica Minolta has made an annual commitment to our Foundation that is directly supported by purchases of the bizhub line of colour multifunctional devices.

Program name: Copy for the Cause

Benefit to the Foundation: $100 on bizhub colour multifunctional devices with an annual minimum commitment of $100,000

Products available for purchase: Special products are available through Konica Minolta Business Solutions branches across Canada

Program active: Throughout the year

Total Number of years as a partner: Since 2010​

 
 
 
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Kootenay Knit & Apparel

Kootenay Knit & Apparel, creators of the iconic Pink Mitten Campaign, have returned in 2014. For every pair of pink knitted mittens with pink ribbon appliqué sold, Kootenay will contribute 10% to the CBCF. 

Partnership history: Kootenay is proud of their support of the CBCF, and their contribution of more than $240,000 since the start of our partnership in 2010

Benefit to the Foundation: Annual minimum commitment of $50,000 per year, based on 10% contribution per product sold

Products available for purchase: Pink mittens ($10.00)

Program active: Fall and Winter

Total Number of years as a partner: Since 2010

 
 
 
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Landmark GP

Landmark GP is pleased to support the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation with their 'POWER OF PINK' Tool and Hardware Accessories. Crafted from the finest materials for renovating and construction, Landmark's POWER OF PINK campaign.

To learn more about Landmark GP, click here.

Benefit to the Foundation:  Minimum commitment of $23,000 per year, based on 10% contribution per product sold

Products available for purchase
Landmark has 8 products available:

  • 11 pocket tool apron - 2 sizes
  • 16 oz Pink Fiberglass Hammer
  • Pink Utility Knife
  • Pink Spirit Level
  • Pink Tape Measure
  • 16" Pink Nested Tool Box
  • Pink Hard Hat

Only available at Home Hardware Stores and Building Centers in Canada

Program active: Year round

Total Number of years as a partner: Since 2011​

 
 
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MAX! Canadian Healthy Vending

MAX! Canadian Healthy Vending is Canada's largest healthy vending company.  We are committed to bringing healthy snacks and drink solutions to Canadian workers and students because we truly believe that eating well is a key ingredient to our overall wellness.

Benefit to the Foundation: A minimum commitment of $50,000 based on a contribution of $120 annually per MAX! Healthy Vending Machine in market. Plus $60 per MAX! classic snack machines.

Products available for purchase: MAX! healthy vending machines are available in lunch rooms, employee lounges, offices factories, schools, hotels and hospitals nationwide

Program active: Year round

Total Number of years as a partner: Since 2012​

 

 










Mister Transmission

Mister Transmission, Canada’s largest chain of transmission and technology experts, is a proud supporter of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Participating shops coast-to-coast must walk in the CIBC Run for the Cure to help raise funds and awareness. Every year, Mister Transmission hosts a golf tournament for a cause. Through continued partnership, net funds are donated to support a future without breast cancer.

Corporate Spirit: Randall Moore, President & CEO, agrees to dye hair pink if fundraising goal is reached by October 1st.

Benefit to the Foundation: Minimum commitment of $50,000

Program Active: Year Round

Partnership history: Mister Transmission has committed to raise $50K by October 31, 2014

 


 
 
 
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Pandora

PANDORA Jewelry Ltd is a very proud national sponsor of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.  We have been partnering with the CBCF for several years, 2014 being our second year as a national sponsor.

PANDORA Canada has a collection of Breast Cancer related charms in the collection and this year, we introduced the limited edition Survivor Charm, proceeds of which will be donated directly to the CBCF. 

We are proud to be involved in Causes that are so important to women’s lives.  We aim to help give women and their families, as many unforgettable moments as possible.

Benefit to the Foundation: $13 (20%) from every charm sold goes to CBCF, and we promise a minimum commitment of $50,000 in donations to CBCF this year

Products available for purchase: At PANDORA stores and all jewelers who sell Pandora, (while supplies last on Survivor Charm)

Program Active: Year Round.  Survivor Charm limited to end of October 2014, Other Cause related charms available year round

Partnership history: Since 2011





 
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Penningtons

Each October, Penningtons contribute $5 from the sale of any two bras or ActiveZone items to the Foundation.

Benefit to the Foundation: $5 from the sale of any two bras or ActiveZone items with a maximum commitment of $50,000

Products available for purchase: At Penningtons stores

Program active: October

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2005

 
 
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PepsiCo Beverages Canada

Since 2010, our partnership with the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation is a great source of pride for the employees of PepsiCo Beverages Canada.

Through our Dole and Lipton brands we are National Suppliers of the 2014 Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure, and are committed to giving back to the many communities we operate in around the country.

We aim to play a responsible and supportive role in the health and wellness of all Canadians and to leave a positive imprint on society. Involvement with this incredible event is also part of our ongoing commitment to the total well being of our employees.

Breast cancer touches many lives and finding a cure is important for our employees and, therefore, very important to us as a company. We are inspired by the great work the Foundation does and pledge our support in working together towards a future without breast cancer.

 
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Purex®

Purex Bathroom Tissue is a proud supporter of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, providing support and hope to Canadian women. Purex is committed to raising awareness of the Foundation through messaging on mass media and on-pack communication. Purex helps the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation fund innovative research that improves the quality of life for women and families affected by breast cancer. Purex and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation are helping to create a future without breast cancer.

Purex is a premium quality bathroom tissue that provides pure comfort. To learn more, visit www.purex.ca.

Benefit to the Foundation: Partnership fee

Products available for purchase: At grocery and mass merchandise stores across Western Canada

Program active: Year-round with limited edition Purex® Pink available in the Fall

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2005​

 
 

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Scotties®

Since 2005, Scotties® has helped the Foundation fund innovative research that improves the quality of life for women and families affected by breast cancer.

The 2014 Scotties® ’10 Years of Proud Support”  tribute box design will celebrate 10 years of partnership with CBCF.  The box will be featured along with a variety of other tribute box designs available at participating retailers from the beginning of September through December. Scotties has also launched the Power of 10 - to commemorate 10 years of partnership with Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Scotties reached out to 10 women who have experienced or who are currently experiencing breast cancer and asked them to share their stories and to identify the key people who have supported them along the way. Each participant’s personal message was captured in a moving “mini-documentary” and the result is a powerful campaign that features a four-minute documentary and ten thirty-second mini-documentaries that showcase the personal stories of these women who have been touched by breast cancer. All videos will be shared through Scotties’ social media channels from September - November, accompanied by a “Share” call to action. Each time a video is shared, Scotties will donate $1 to Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation up to a maximum of $10,000.

Benefit to the Foundation: Partnership fee

Program active: September - December

Total number of years as partner: Since 2005

 
 







Shop4Charity

Shop4Charity has launched the 2nd national  Pink Ball Sweepstakes and 75% of net proceeds from calendar sales will benefit the Foundation in 2014.

The Pink Ball Calendar Sweepstakes is a promotion where calendars are sold for $25 each, 10 for $100 or 50 for $500. Every calendar comes with a unique PIN code that can be entered for a chance to win the $5 Million Pink Ball Draw in the Calendar Sweepstakes. Additionally, they are entered to win daily, weekly, bi-monthly and other fantastic prizes, including a $50,000 Cash Early Bird Draw and the Pink Ball Cross Canada Trip for (4) with VIA Rail™. For more information or to purchase yours today, visit www.sweepstakesforthecure.ca.

Benefit to the Foundation: 75% of net proceeds from all calendar sales

Products available: Online

Program active: October - December 2014

Total number of years as partner: Since 2013

 
 
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SpongeTowels®

SpongeTowels® is proud to provide support and hope to Canadian women.

Over the years, SpongeTowels® has helped the Foundation fund innovative research that improves the quality of life for women and families affected by breast cancer.

Benefit to the Foundation: Partnership fee

Program active: Year-round

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2007​

 
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Tetley

Tetley, creator of iconic Orange Pekoe hot tea and specialty flavor canisters has been a long standing supporter of the Foundation. This year Tetley is supporting the Foundation with a partnership fee of $50,00 and through valuable product donations. To learn more about Tetley Canada, click here.

Benefit to the Foundation: Partnership fee of $50,000

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2001

 


Warehouse One
 

Warehouse One – The Jean Store is committed to community and is a proud partner of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Throughout the month of October, Warehouse One collects donations at its 126 locations across Canada. Through the generosity of its customers and a corporate matching campaign, Warehouse One presented the Foundation with a final contribution of $75,698.68 in 2013.

Benefit to the Foundation: Annual minimum commitment of $25,000 through a point of sale and corporate matching program.

Program Active: October 1-31, 2014

Total Number of Years as a partner: Warehouse One has been a partner since 2007 within the Prairies/NWT region through their support of the Brave the Shave program, providing incentive t-shirts to anyone who participates in the Prairies/NWT region. This is their second year expanding their involvement into the Central region.

 
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Weston Bakeries

In addition to supplying bagels across Canada for participants of the CIBC Run for the Cure, Country Harvest supports the Foundation through their 'Harvest of Hope' program.

Benefit to the Foundation: Partnership fee of $50,000

Products available for purchase: Country Harvest bagels, bread, and tortillas

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2003

 
 
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WonderBra

Since 2003 WonderBra has supported the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, having created unique programs that provide not only a means of raising funds for the Foundation but an opportunity to share important breast health messaging.

Benefit to the Foundation: In 2014 WonderBra will be proudly contributing $50,000 to help create a future without breast cancer.  Keep an eye out in stores for the WonderBra style 7435 Limited Edition pink bras!

Products available for purchase: WonderBra style 7435 Limited Edition pink bras can be found at Sears and The Bay.

Program active: Year round

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2003

 
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Wrigley

Wrigley, manufacturer of EXCEL Mixed Berry mints and EXCEL White Bubblemint gum, has been a proud supporter of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation since 2006. Wrigley’s EXCEL has expanded its support of Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation by committing $75,000

Benefit to the Foundation: Partnership fee of $75,000

Products available for purchase: At all major retail locations

Program active: Year round

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2006

 

 

 
 
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Yogen Früz

 

Yogen Früz is a proud supporter of healthy cups. Yogen Früz offers delicious, creamy low fat probiotic frozen yogurt, made with 100% Canadian dairy to support a healthy and active lifestyle. In support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, Yogen Früz® has created a special flavour, Pink Velvet, for which 10% of net proceeds will be contributed to CBCF. The program will continue throughout September and October, with several options for customers to support, and enter for a chance to win over $40K in prizing.

Benefit to the foundation: 10% of proceeds from their Pink Velvet flavour will be donated to CBCF with no minimum contribution.  $1 donation pinnies/buttons are also available in stores for customers to support CBCF.

Product available: Yogen Früz Pink Velvet frozen yogurt and $1 donation pinnies in Yogen Früz stores for customers to support CBCF.  Visit www.yogenfruz.com/storelocator/country/Canada to find a store near you.

Program active: 2013-2015

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2013

 
 

 

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Yogurty's is a proud supporter of healthy cups. Yogurty's offer the ultimate self-serve experience offering over 150 flavours and toppings including gluten-free, no sugar added, low-fat, and kosher. In support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, Yogurty's has developed a low-fat, strawberry cheesecake flavour.

Benefit to the Foundation: 10% of proceeds from their Pink Velvet  froyo® will be donated to CBCF. $1 donation pinnies/buttons are also available in stores for customers to support CBCF.

Product available: Yogurty’s  Pink Velvet frozen yogurt flavour and $1 donation pinnies in Yogurty’s stores with no minimum contribution.  Visit www.yogurtys.com/Location to find a store near you.

Program active: 2013-2015

Total number of years as a partner: Since 2013