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Who we are and what we do

The Canadian Cancer Society exists to unite and inspire all Canadians to take control of cancer.

Our mission

In trusted partnership with donors and volunteers, we continuously improve impact through cancer research, advocacy and support services.

What we do

We set ourselves apart from other cancer charities by taking a comprehensive approach against cancer. We are also the only national charity that supports all Canadians living with all cancers across the country.

Here’s how we are doing more:



Dr Guy Sauvageau Progress in leukemias

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Investing to reduce cancer burden

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Last year CCS funded $40 million in cancer research, thanks to our donors. Discover how you can help reduce the burden of cancer.

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