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Hold your own event

You can join the fight against cancer by planning an event that is fun and meaningful to you while raising important funds for the Canadian Cancer Society.

You create the event. It can be anything, including a barbecue, bake sale, head shave, sporting event, chili supper, movie night, garage sale, aerobics marathon or anything else that you would have fun planning!

The funds you raise at your special event help the Canadian Cancer Society fight back against all cancers in Manitoba.

Ready to get started? Print the Guidelines and Application Form and contact the Canadian Cancer Society office to submit your application or to ask questions:

Email: fundraising@mb.cancer.ca

Toll-free: 1-888-532-6982

Winnipeg phone: 204-774-7483

When your event application is approved, visit the Community Fundraising Events website to:

  • create a team fundraiser
  • join a team fundraiser
  • create an individual fundraiser
  • make a donation

Fundraising online has the following benefits:

  • it’s fast, easy and convenient
  • provides donors with a fast and secure method to give
  • provides donors with instant electronic tax receipts
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Lusomé Founder and CEO Lara Smith Seeing my sister Erin – a young mother – struggle with the emotional blow and then the physical toll of cancer treatment made me want to do something to help women feel confident.

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