breast cancer awareness month

Breast Cancer Canada

Greetings! As we dive deeper into October, Breast Cancer Canada is proud to stand beside you during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 
This is a time when we come together to raise funds, honour patients and survivors, and elevate awareness.Thank you to everyone who is rallying together to raise more funds for research.
We are grateful for the collective efforts from those who are participating in the Raise More Challenge. If you’re up for the challenge, we invite you to learn more about hosting your own fundraiser.Get started today!We’re thrilled to be able to shine a bright light on our events, research, and efforts made by our partners who have stepped forward with some incredible support for Breast Cancer Canada this month.  October Webinars
Breast Cancer Canada would love to see you at one of our upcoming October webinars. We are excited to share updates on our research breakthroughs with you.
October is the perfect time to provide you with deep insight into the impact your support makes.The Latest in Breast Cancer Surgical OncologyDr. Stephanie Wong from the Jewish General HospitalThursday, October 12th at 5:30 pm EST
Molecular, Cellular and Genetic Aspects of Breast CancerFriday, October 13th at 2:00 pm ESTDr. Alison Allan of London Health Sciences CentreTo secure your spot, please register today.   Breast Cancer Canada is forming a national patient reported outcomes (PROs*) registry to track the experiences of breast cancer patients at any stage over the span of time.
By participating in this research study, your breast cancer experience will be captured by answering survey questionnaires four times per year. Your voice along with thousands of other breast cancer thrivers, will provide essential insight to researchers and the wider medical community. One person’s breast cancer journey is powerful. Imagine the impact of thousands of Canadian stories coming together in one place. Learn more about PROgress TrackerOur friends at Cleo have supported our efforts for the last 20 years. If you are shopping in-store this month, you can make a $5 donation to Breast Cancer Canada and receive 50,000 ‘My Connection’ bonus points.We chatted with Dave Nerada, CEO of Cleo earlier this month, who shared:
Supporting breast cancer research isn’t just a commitment we make in October; it’s a year-round undertaking for us at Cleo. We believe in the power of progress, not just for our organization but for those facing the challenges of a breast cancer diagnosis. We are proud of our longstanding partnership with Breast Cancer Canada over the last 20 years. Breast cancer touches the lives of so many of us, and by standing together, we strive to bring even more awareness and breakthroughs forward. This October, join us, as we ‘raise more for research’.To learn more about Cleo’s support- and take a look at their new Fall arrivals! –please visit cleo.caNous sommes fiers de promouvoir un événement grand public au Québec: le Colloque sur la recherche qui soigne!
Organisé par le Groupe McPeak-Sirois, le plus grand consortium de recherche clinique en cancer du sein au Canada, cet événement unique se tiendra le samedi 14 octobre de 9h à 14h30 en présentiel à l’Hôtel Mortagne à Boucherville au Québec ainsi qu’en virtuel sur Zoom.Au programme : des présentations de médecins-chercheurs et d’une infirmière de recherche ainsi qu’une table-ronde de patientes ayant participé à un essai clinique. À ne pas manquer si vous voulez en savoir plus sur les traitements novateurs disponibles au Québec grâce à la recherche clinique en cancer du sein.
Pour acheter vos billets, rendez-vous sur ce lienThe third annual Bubble Gum Ball is back and is set to take place at 7:30pm on Thursday, November 2nd . The event will unfold across the 27th and 28th floors of Valerie and The View at Hotel X in the heart of downtown Toronto. The black-tie affair promises an immersive night-time experience, filled with entertainment, fashion, and philanthropy; 100% of the proceeds and donations from this event will be dedicated exclusively to supporting Breast Cancer Canada.
We are counting down the days! If you live in the GTA, we invite you to learn more about this incredible event.Purchase Tickets +Explore Event SponsorshipIn honour of Breast Cancer Awareness month, our friends at Collins Clothiers are giving you a chance to ‘Win Your Wedding’ and support an important cause at the same time. When you book your wedding suits with Collins Clothiers in October, 50% of your $100 deposit will be donated to Breast Cancer Canada AND you’ll be entered for a chance to win your wedding suits for your 2024 wedding! Come into one of their Ontario locations and get measured for your suit! Collins is the wedding specialists — casual or formal, they have you covered.Learn moreWhether it’s a gift for your sister, a rose quartz gift set for your mom, or a pearl bracelet just for you, Tocara has it all. 
Any purchase of a Debbie style generates a donation back to Breast Cancer Canada.Take a lookBreast Cancer Canada’s mission is rooted in the power of knowledge. This October, we invite you to explore our dedication to progress and innovation. 
“We believe that every contribution, no matter how big or small, brings us one step closer to finding better treatments, improved detection methods, and ultimately, ending breast cancer. Together through October, we are creating a wave of support that will help us accelerate the tremendous progress made possible by breast cancer research.”– Kimberly Carson, CEO Breast Cancer Canada. Let’s rally for research.Stay connected with us on our social channels:
We invite you to keep in touch with us. We look forward to sharing more stories, research and progress with you!