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2nd ANNUAL GOLF TO CONQUER CANCER RAISES      $1.3 MILLION FOR THE PRINCESS MARGARET

2nd ANNUAL GOLF TO CONQUER CANCER RAISES $1.3 MILLION FOR THE PRINCESS MARGARET

16/Jun/2015

Expanded Tournament raised $1.3M For Personalized Cancer Medicine


 

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  • Carley Allison and Paul Alofs

    Who is Your Why

    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 06/22/2015 02:52:20 PM     Categories: Personal
    The photo here is of the amazing Carley Allison after she sang the national anthem at our Road Hockey to  Conquer Cancer event last year.  It was incredibly moving and powerful as Carley struggled with a rare and dangerous sarcoma in her throat.  Sadly, Carley passed away in March in the palliative care centre at the Princess Margaret.
  • steve team

    Ride Raison d'être: The 2015 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

    By Steve Merker    Posted on: 06/16/2015 12:47:25 PM     Categories: Events
    Alison Salinas is in the middle of her cancer treatment. She has gone out of her way to spread the word of her campaign, #TealPower, to raise awareness and funds for Cervical Cancer in Canada. Steve Cohen, the team captain of “Steve’s CyclePaths”. Steve and his team have managed to raise over $4.5 million on the Ride in the past seven years. They both inspire. They are both representative of why we Ride and why we continue to Ride. Read Steve Merker's latest blog...
  • Over 40% of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime.

    Tackling alarming cancer stats by asking "why not"

    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 06/09/2015 02:25:37 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF
    Over 40% of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime plus a 40% increase in new cancer cases by the year 2030. That's 280,000 Canadians diagnosed annually 15 years from now from the current 200,000 diagnosed in 2015.
  • rush

    RUSH DRUMS UP SUPPORT FOR THE PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER FOUNDATION

    By Kevin Shea    Posted on: 06/02/2015 09:56:49 AM     Categories: Inside The PMCF
    There aren’t many bands from Canada that you can consider iconic: the Guess Who, maybe. Blue Rodeo, The Tragically Hip. Maybe Arcade Fire. But no one can argue with the exalted status of Rush. Since their first album was released in 1974, the band has accumulated 24 gold albums, 14 platinum albums and three multi-platinum albums. They were inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 1994 and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013. And now, the band is drumming up support for The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Read more...
  • Why Campaign

    “Why” is in Our DNA: New awareness-building marketing campaign

    By Kevin Shea    Posted on: 05/27/2015 01:39:26 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF
    The question ‘why?’ inspires discovery, innovation, and is central to research. At the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, ‘why’ is in our DNA. We're thrilled to announce the launch of a new marketing campaign called ‘Why is in our DNA.’ ‘Why’ have we embarked on such an ambitious campaign to elevate the researchers and clinicians who contribute to The Princess Margaret, one of the top 5 cancer research centres in the world? Because at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, WHY is in our DNA. Read more about the campaign...
     
 
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