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  • Kitty and the Cowboy
    Kitty and the Cowboy
    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 07/30/2014 02:32:07 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF

    Sometimes a photo really is worth a thousand words! This photo of the 101 year-old Kitty Cohen with this Times Square fixture is a study in Kitty’s energy and passion.  

  • How do you build a passion brand?
    How do you build a passion brand?
    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 07/28/2014 02:27:06 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF

    At Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation we have the good fortune to engage a virtual army of advocates for our cause to Conquer Cancer In Our Lifetime.

  • Driving to Conquer Cancer
    Driving to Conquer Cancer
    By Kevin    Posted on: 07/25/2014 02:23:36 PM     Categories: Fellow Fundraiser

    As you know, we love hearing all the unique fundraising ideas here at the Foundation. Here’s a great story about helping us TRIUMPH over cancer! I want you to meet my two friends and teammates: Tim Burgess and Jan Frolic.

  • The Forty Percent
    The Forty Percent
    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 07/16/2014 08:53:00 AM     Categories: Inside The PMCF

    40% of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. These are startling and frightening statistics. This is why the promise of genomic-based Personalized Cancer Medicine is both revolutionary and incredibly hopeful.

  • Meet Dr. De Carvalho
    Meet Dr. De Carvalho
    By Dr. Daniel De Carvalho    Posted on: 07/14/2014 04:54:28 PM     Categories: Faces of The Princess Margaret

    Meet Dr. Daniel De Carvalho who came to The Princess Margaret in 2012. He has had his work recognized as one of the top 20 major advances in cancer research in 2012 by the American Society of Clinical Oncology. And what's the best part of his job? The thrill of a new scientific discovery.
     

  • Feel Good Friday – Bald Barbies and Renzo the Rock-Crusher
    Feel Good Friday – Bald Barbies and Renzo the Rock-Crusher
    By Kyla Lougheed    Posted on: 07/11/2014 12:02:34 PM     Categories: Feel Good Friday

    Today we meet Grace and her mom Melissa, who have spearheaded a petition to have bald Barbie dolls put back into production to help support kids with cancer.  We also meet Renzo, who had his dream come true when he got to drive a Caterpillar 777D. Two cuties that will make you smile!

  • An Average Joe
    An Average Joe
    By Malinda DenBok    Posted on: 07/09/2014 10:36:36 AM     Categories: Events

    Another successful year at Joe's Team with a special surprise at the end! And it's not that I finished. 

  • A Wedding to Conquer Cancer
    A Wedding to Conquer Cancer
    By Malinda DenBok    Posted on: 07/08/2014 09:43:01 AM     Categories: Fellow Fundraiser

    We always love hearing new and creative ways in which you fundraise for your events.  Kevin shared with us on twitter how he fundraised at his wedding and raised $1200!
     
    Laura and Kevin got married in September 2013 and they decided their wedding would be a fun, easy going wedding. In order to get the couple to kiss, wedding guests would have to donate to the Ride to Conquer Cancer, which Kevin has been involved in for 5 years.
     

 
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