Cancer Fundraising

WATCH: Boyfriend Gets Girfriend Fighting Cancer An Amazing Gift

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Living

What do you do when it's your girlfriend's birthday and she's several thousand miles away and recovering from brain surgery? A phone call, a card or a...

Women Make 8-Day, 1,800-Km Ride Across Prairies For Breast Cancer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Impact

Ten women snowmobilers are riding 1,800 kilometres and stopping in 32 Saskatchewan cities and towns to raise cash for breast cancer research.It's the ...

Behind the Headlines: Should Armstrong's Charity Suffer For His Sins?

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

The trouble with Lance Armstrong's fall from grace is that he wasn't just a sports hero; he was a self-styled symbol of hope. Which is why we're all left wondering: does his doping confession negate his charitable work? Candidly, we're conflicted. Some of the onus for Armstrong's fall lies on our cultural tendency to elevate celebrities and sports idols to too-good-to-be-true status, then crucify them in the court of public opinion at their every transgression.

Cancer Society Spends More On Fundraising Than Research

Posted 09.05.2011 | Canada

CBC — An Ontario cancer researcher is concerned that the Canadian Cancer Society has proportionally shifted funding away from research and is spendi...