Tetley, creator of the iconic Orange Pekoe hot tea and specialty flavoured canisters has been a proud supporter of CCS since 2001. They have contributed more than $650,000 to the cause.
Through a partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society, Tetley contributes $50,000 per year to fund innovative breast cancer research, educate women about early detection and provide support services to those living with the disease. Tetley is also the proud tea supplier of the 7 Canadian Cancer Society cancer lodges, providing a cup of warmth to Canadians who must travel far from home to undergo treatment for all types of cancer.To learn more about Tetley Canada, click here.
I was in total shock when I heard the diagnosis of cancer. Cancer to me was an adult’s disease. Being a 13-year-old teenager, it certainly wasn’t even on my radar.
Making progress in the cancer fight
The 5-year cancer survival rate has increased from 25% in the 1940s to 60% today.