Banana Boat® Canada is proud to be the exclusive sunscreen partner of the Canadian Cancer Society in support of a National Sun Awareness and Safety Campaign. The sun safety campaign educates Canadians through comprehensive education campaigns including Sun Awareness Week; as well as supports local Relay For Life Events. Banana Boat® also supports a in-school sun awareness education program in Ontario to help kids understand sun safety. $1 from the sale of select Banana Boat® sunscreen up to $100,000 will be donated to the Canadian Cancer Society to help fund these important sun safety education initiatives. The Canadian Cancer Society supports the use of broad spectrum sunscreens along with shade, clothing and hats, but does not endorse specific products.
About the Banana Boat® Brand
The Banana Boat® brand offers a wide range of products that provide today's busy family with safe sun protection, so the fun can go on. The advanced technology in Banana Boat® sunscreen products provides Broad Spectrum UVA and UVB protection while offering innovative solutions to meet the needs of all sun care consumers in Canada. For more protection tips, or to learn more about Banana Boat® products, visit www.bananaboat.ca.
Great progress has been made
Some cancers, such as thyroid and testicular, have survival rates of over 90%. Other cancers, such as pancreatic, brain and esophageal, continue to have very low survival rates.