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  • 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.

  • Feel Good Friday - The "Curvy Canadian" & Trading Teddy
    Feel Good Friday - The "Curvy Canadian" & Trading Teddy
    By Kyla Lougheed    Posted on: 07/04/2014 09:08:46 AM     Categories: Feel Good Friday

    This week we meet Elly, a stunning Canadian model who is sharing a message of hope as she battles ovarian cancer.  We also meet Kevin and Mike, who’ve been trading a teddy when they each need it most.

  • Canada Day Recipes
    Canada Day Recipes
    By Kyla Lougheed    Posted on: 06/27/2014 09:01:43 AM     Categories: Inside The PMCF

    (Healthy!) Canada Day Poutine…need we say more?

    We asked Wellness Chef Geremy Capone and Registered Dietitian Christy Brissette from the Ellicsr Kitchen to share their favourite seasonal (and healthy!) recipes – just in time for your Canada Day BBQ!

  • She said Yes
    She said Yes
    By Malinda DenBok    Posted on: 06/24/2014 12:15:47 PM     Categories: Events

    If you had the misconception that Valentine’s Day is a great day to propose you are sadly mistaken. The new “it” spot is Ride to Conquer Cancer. Not to brag, but we had two proposals this year.
    I just had to get the story, and as I was perusing instagram I saw the ring Joey gave Michelle and asked if he would let me interview him. And his answer was the same as hers… YES!

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