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get involved

Our events

Take part in exciting fundraising events throughout the year that make a real difference for those with cancer.

Signature events

Every year, our signature events gather thousands of Canadians across the country
and fund groundbreaking cancer research.

National events

Our national events help create a world where no Canadian fears cancer, together.
Cops for Cancer Head Shaves

Cops For Cancer

Head shaves have been a part of the Canadian Cancer Society since 1997. Join us this September by raising funds, shaving your head or cutting your ponytail to support children living with cancer.

Golf Fore the Cure participants wearing pink

Golf Fore the Cure

This event brings golfers together to plan, coordinate and host fundraising events or tournaments. Join in an event near you to engage women in the sport and raise money for the breast cancer cause.

Regional events

From coast to coast, we engage communities through our regional events 

Climb For Cancer

Climb for Cancer 

Prince George, BC. Each year Northern Lights Estate Winery teams up with community partners to fight cancer! Participants sign up as an individual or create a team to conquer Prince George's iconic cutbanks and raise funds for Kordyban Lodge.
Pedal for Hope

Pedal for Hope

Peterborough, ON. Be a part of this year’s virtual tour by shaving your head, cutting your ponytail or dying your hair to support life- saving pediatric cancer research and the Pediatric Family Counselling Service.
Harness racers behind horses running

Harness the Hope PEI

PEI. Live harness racing, incredible prize raffles, auctions, and a lot of fun are on offer at Harness the Hope PEI. In its third year, 2021 will feature two events raising funds to support Prince Edward Island residents affected by cancer.

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Paddle 4 the Cure

Barrie, ON. Paddle for a purpose this summer to raise money and awareness for breast cancer research. Flaunt your Pink in the Virtual Give Pink Paddle Parade open to all paddlers coast to coast. Share your photos to raise awareness and your chance to win prizes over the weekend of August 27–29.

Queen's ASUS

Queen's ASUS

Kingston, ON. The Queen’s Arts & Science Undergraduate Society (ASUS) Orientation Week event culminates months of fundraising activities to unite incoming students with the Kingston community every September, and funds research and other support programs through CCS to make life better for those facing cancer.

Host your own fundraiser

Organize a virtual fundraiser to connect with your community and help change the lives of Canadians affected by cancer.