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For interviews and comments or stories and news on issues, including announcements relating to cancer research, contact:

Rosie Hales
Communications Specialist

For interviews and comments or stories and news on issues that are specific to Newfoundland and Labrador Division, contact:

Al Pelley
Vice President of Philanthropy
Canadian Cancer Society - Newfoundland and Labrador Division
PO Box 8921
St. John’s, NL  A1B 3R9
Toll Free: 1-888-753-6520 ext. 220 

  • FAQ

    Who is the main media contact?
    Al Pelley

    Who is the main media spokesperson?
    Generally, Matthew Piercey, CEO.  Depending on the nature of the media enquiry, it could be someone designated by the CEO.

    How do I reach the media contact after Hours?
    Call 1-888-753-6520 and ask them to contact Al Pelley.



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