• Happy Mother's Day!

    ​This Mother's Day, honour the special woman in your life with a donation to CBCF's Quality of Life and Survivorship research initatives. We'll also send her card on your behalf!

    Click here to donate

  • Hosting a Sale has Never Been Easier

    ​Yard Sale for the Cure is a series of yard sales that take place on May 24 in local communities across Canada in support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

    Host a Sale!

  • 2014 CIBC Run for the Cure

    Bring your family, bring your friends, and register to walk or run today!

    Learn more

  • The Makeover Event

    ​On May 3rd Shoppers Drug Mart Stores across Ontario will hold The Makeover Event to benefit CBCF! Visit your local Shoppers Drug Mart for more information.

    Find out more!

  • Should I Be Screened For Breast Cancer?

    Watch an animated sketch video on the benefits and limitations of regular breast cancer screening in Ontario.

    Watch Video Now

  • Our Research & Fellowship Funding

    We're proud of the funding of over $8.4 million in grants supporting breast cancer research projects and fellowships across Ontario, thanks to the incredible fundraising efforts of our supporters.

    Learn More!

  • 2013 Report to the Community

    This year’s report features stories about people who are making a difference in the community and about research that is saving and improving lives. Your support is bringing us closer to realizing our vision of creating a future without breast cancer – thank you!

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Ontario Board of Directors

The Board of Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation - Ontario Region is a group of experienced and dedicated individuals who are committed to the Foundation's mission of creating a future without breast cancer.  

CBCF is always interested in hearing from individuals who are committed to the breast cancer cause to contribute expertise and knowledge to our governance board.  We are seeking interested candidates from across Ontario to serve a two-year term as members of our Board of Directors.

Contact us to learn more.



Beverly Thomson - Co-host, Canada AM

Honorary Chair 


Dr. Gurmit Singh - Professor of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University and Senior Scientist, Hamilton Health Sciences, Juravinski Cancer Centre

Chair, Ontario Board

Chair, Executive Committee

National Board Representative

Chair, National Grants Committee

Bernadette Dietrich - Partner and Chair of Trusts & Estate Planning, McCarthy Tetrault LLP

Vice-Chair, Ontario Board

Chair, Governance Committee

Vice-Chair, Executive Committee

National Board Representative

Member, National Governance Committee

Christy Teasdale - President, Decision Source Consulting

Vice-Chair, Ontario Board

Vice-Chair, Executive Committee

Member, Cause Leadership & Brand Management Ad-Hoc Committee

Ralph Goldsilver, CA - Partner, Meyers Norris Penny LLP

Chair, Finance & Risk Management Committee

Member, Executive Committee

Member, National Audit, Finance & Investment Committee


Kelly Battle - Vice President, Relationship Management, Sionna Investment Managers

Vice-Chair, Finance & Risk Management Committee

Barbara Budarick - Vice President, Communications, Maxxam Analytics and Partner, Simply Said Communications  

Member, Cause Leadership & Brand Management Ad-Hoc Committee

Dr. Ralph George, FRCSC - Medical Director, CIBC Breast Centre, St. Michael’s Hospital and Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto

Chair, Research & Health Care Advisory Committee

Member, Executive Committee


Christine (Chrissy) Pigeon - Vice President and Team Lead, Mastercard Worldwide

Member, Revenue Development Ad-Hoc Committee

Dr. Kathleen Pritchard - Staff Oncologist and Senior Scientist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (SHSC), Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto

Member, Research & Health Care Advisory Committee

Camille Quenneville - CEO, Canadian Mental Health Association - Ontario

Member, Cause Leadership & Brand Management Ad-Hoc Committee

Member, Research & Health Care Advisory Committee

Jose Ribau - Vice President, Strategic Planning and Initiatives, Customer Marketing, CIBC

Member, Research & Health Care Advisory Committee

Member, Revenue Development Ad-Hoc Committee 


Sarah Simpson - Chief Client Officer, Direct Antidote

Member, Governance Committee

National Board Representative

Vice-Chair, National Board Corporate Affairs Committee



Jordan Solway - General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Vice President, Claims, Munich RE Canada

Member, Governance Committee

Ava G. Yaskiel - Partner, Norton Rose Canada LLP

Vice-Chair, Governance Committee


Dr. Craig Earle - Medical Oncologist, Sunnybrook's Odette Cancer Centre and Director of Health Services Research, Cancer Care Ontario and Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Vice-Chair, Research & Health Care Advisory Committee

Amar Tamber.jpg Amar Tamber - Owner, RE/MAX Realty
Catharine Farrow.jpg Catharine Farrow - CEO, TMAC Resources Ltd
Suzanne Bays.jpg Suzanne Bays - Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Member, Governance Committee

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