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Option to Give

The Option to Give program is an innovative form of corporate giving, which partners the TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange) with a number of health charities across the country. Companies launching an initial public offering (IPO) are able to grant stock options to one of the participating charities, including the Canadian Cancer Society.

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With nearly 1 in 2 Canadians expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, the support from the investment community has never been more important. By choosing our organization, companies demonstrate their commitment to creating a future where no one fears cancer.

Get your company involved

We invite companies interested in supporting vital cancer research, advocacy, and support services for patients and their families, to complete the Option to Give form or contact Jessica Dirom.

Jessica Dirom, Senior Director, Fund Development
(403) 541-5378

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The latest Canadian Cancer Statistics report shows about half of Canadians are expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime.

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