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2019

Supporting Canadians, during the holidays and always

November 2019 -

After Vincent’s mother died from cancer, he chose to volunteer with CCS to help others going through a similar experience.


Recipe: Italian Split Pea Soup

November 2019 -

Fall means sweater weather and comforting meals. Warm up your day with this hearty soup!


Spread warmth and hope this holiday season

November 2019 -

A gift from the CCS Gift Catalogue will help change lives and show that together, we are stronger than cancer.


Investing in immunotherapy

November 2019 -

You helped fund groundbreaking research


Top tips to eat less red meat and avoid processed meat

November 2019 -

Rethink your plate by eating less red meat and avoiding processed meat this holiday season.


A home away from home in Halifax

November 2019 -

The Lodge that Gives provides camaraderie and community for those receiving treatment in Halifax.


Five ways to get moving this fall

September 2019 -

Did you know that being active reduces your cancer risk?


New metastatic breast cancer research Dream Team announced

September 2019 -

The Dream Team will receive up to $6 million in funding to conduct research to test a new way of treating metastatic breast cancer.


One rider's journey to help kids facing cancer

September 2019 -

Bob Lee joined CCS’s Cops for Cancer event after a child with cancer made a lasting impression.


Offering support to create hope

September 2019 -

April and her 12-year-old daughter Bria know there is more to life than Bria’s cancer diagnosis.


New report shows significant increase in blood cancer survival

September 2019 -

Our Canadian Cancer Statistics 2019 report released earlier this month shows remarkable improvement in blood cancer survival.


Making cancer control an election priority

September 2019 -

We’re asking party leaders to put cancer on the agenda this election. Find out what we’re doing and what it would mean for Canadians. 


Stuck for healthy snack ideas? Try these zucchini-corn muffins

September 2019 -

With a spark of heat from cayenne, these muffins are wonderful on their own or with a salad.


Expanding our support system for people living with cancer

July 2019 -

Through our partnership with Wellspring Cancer Canada, we’re introducing new self-care support programs for people living with cancer in Atlantic Canada.


Supporting Canada’s refreshed cancer control strategy

July 2019 -

CCS supports the priorities of Canada’s refreshed strategy to improve the cancer experience, help people live longer and enhance their quality of life.


Eat more fibre and try this couscous salad!

July 2019 -

Increasing fibre in your diet could reduce your risk of cancer


New funding for hard-to-treat cancer research

July 2019 -

CCS recently announced funding for 50 research grants, including new investments in hard-to-treat cancer research.


United from coast-to-coast for a cure

July 2019 -

The CIBC Run for the Cure’s metastatic breast cancer multi-site team has raised more than $310,000 for metastatic breast cancer research since its inception.


New programs and policies to help Canadians live their lives more fully

July 2019 -

Through advocacy, support and education, we're helping people live longer, healthier lives.


Spring into summer with a new recipe

May 2019 -

Looking for a new dinner idea? Read on for a delicious recipe for spring rolls with mango hummus.


Remembering through Relay

May 2019 -

Every year, Linda Wong attends Relay For Life to celebrate the lives of her sisters.


Excess weight expected to become second leading preventable cause of cancer, after tobacco

May 2019 -

Earlier this month, we released a landmark study on preventable cancer cases.


Sunscreen 101: Top tips from CCS

May 2019 -

Do you know the right way to choose and apply sunscreen? These tips will show you how.


Pedal-powered cancer research

May 2019 -

Ride2Survive, the largest independent fundraising event benefitting CCS, has been funding hard-to-treat cancer research for 15 years.


A breakthrough in stopping brain metastases -- before it begins

April 2019 -

You helped fund groundbreaking research


Plant-based proteins

March 2019 -

Follow the new Canada Food Guide’s recommendation to eat more plant-based protein by making these sweet potato falafels for dinner.


Proving that life is bigger than cancer

March 2019 -

This Spring, your support will help people facing cancer, like Yaslyma, live their lives more fully.


Life in the face of cancer: Watch our new PSA with Eric McCormack

March 2019 -

CCS’s partnership with Stand Up To Cancer continues this year with the launch of our new PSA with “Will & Grace” star and Stand Up To Cancer Canada Ambassador Eric McCormack.


A vital upgrade for a vital tool

March 2019 -

CCS’s Community Services Locator has been upgraded to make valuable support services for people affected by cancer more accessible.


Spring cleaning for cancer

March 2019 -

The Spring Yard Cleanup for Cancer has raised over $700K in nine years, helping fund innovative new leukemia research.


Cutting-edge immunotherapy treatment extends lives

March 2019 -

This Spring, your support will help people like Yaslyma live their lives more fully with cancer


Bringing a community together to help fund our mission

January 2019 -

In 2019, BC’s Asian Giving Committee will celebrate 25 years of fundraising and educating their community about CCS.


Patient-funded grant inspires chordoma research

January 2019 -

For the first time in its history, the Canadian Cancer Society has funded research into a rare type of cancer called chordoma through its Chordoma Research Grants.


Breaking it off to live smoke-free

January 2019 -

Sarah Diotto starting smoking at age 13. Over a decade later, she’s celebrating her third year smoke-free, thanks to CCS’ Break It Off program.


Kick start 2019 with some magical mocktails

January 2019 -

Can you go 28 days without alcohol? Go dry this February by switching to mocktails for the month.


Have your say in this year’s federal budget

January 2019 -

CCS calls on Canadians to support CCS’s 2019 federal budget submission.


Our 2018 highlights

January 2019 -

Thanks to your support, 2018 was a game changing year for CCS.