• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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Each year, the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) directs millions of dollars to breast cancer research and community projects through its granting programs. These programs are integral to fulfilling our mission and realizing our vision of a future without breast cancer. Our grant applications are peer-reviewed by a panel of experts to ensure that every donor dollar supports only the best and most promising breast cancer research and community projects. Ultimately, we believe that all of our cause-related investments will take us one step closer to a future without breast cancer. 


Community Partnership Grant ProgramClosed

The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Prairies/NWT Region invites not-for-profit groups within Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northwest Territories and Nunavut to apply for funding for breast health and education projects that address breast health needs, awareness and breast cancer education within the community.

Click here to learn more about the Region's Community Partnership Grant Program.


 

Research Grants – Closed

Cancer research in the areas of biology, prevention, diagnosis and treatment is a critical component to creating a future without breast cancer, which will be diagnosed for an estimated 23,200 women and 180 men in Canada this year. 

We strive to be the funder of choice for breast cancer research projects within our Region. For many years, we have supported innovative and catalytic breast cancer research projects by putting donor dollars to work in support of our mission.   

Click here to learn more about the Region's Research Grant program.  


Post Doctoral Fellowship Competition – Closed

The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Prairies/NWT Post Doctoral Fellowships are awarded to the most qualified breast cancer research projects. These awards are intended for qualified recent PhD graduates to provide assistance in launching a career in social, clinical or basic science breast cancer research.

Click here to learn more about the Region's Post Doctoral Fellowship Competition .