August 31, 2017 – This September, many London landmarks will be lit up in gold in recognition of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and the gold ribbon as its symbol. Among those that will be glowing over the next few weeks are City Hall, the Fountain at the Forks, the London Convention Centre, JA Taylor Building,…
August 29, 2017 – Sarnia’s Forever Furniture will be matching donations made to Childcan throughout the month of September, up to a maximum of $5,000, to honour Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Donate anytime from September 1 to September 30 to double the impact of your donation!
August 14, 2017 – Congratulations to this year’s recipients, an incredible group of young people who we are pleased to support in their post-secondary journey. We wish every success to Jarenes Basilio, Sara Cardelli, Nicholas Coady, Ryan Coughlin, Andrew DenHollander, Shannon Rogers, Aleks Stajdohar, Alexander Terpstra, Max Van Den Driesschen and Jessica Vandermuren.
July 5, 2017 – Gather your friends and family, create or join a team, or come out on your own! Don’t miss this year’s 2.5K walk and 5K walk/run to support our children and families. Registration is open!
June 26, 2017 – MPP Peggy Sattler and OTF Grant Review Committee volunteer Chris Harding joined Childcan at our Annual Community Meeting to celebrate at $57,700 Ontario Trillium Foundation grant dedicated to creating a bereavement program specifically for parents who have lost a child to cancer. Read more.
March 4, 2017 – A fantastic day raising more than $30,000 for our children and families, captured on video by Through the Lens Productions.
December 20, 2016 – Our Christmas message for the wonderful people with whom we get to work included a beautiful original song and video, written by Chad Price with video production by Alex Foster-Roman and Lilac Media Group.
December 16, 2016 – It’s not just the children and their families who are thinking well in advance about this event; it’s The Brandon Prust Foundation, which made a $10,000 donation to cover the costs of this fun-filled family day. Read more in our media release.
September 12, 2016 – J and Kathleen talk about paediatric cancer, Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and the need for support on J’s video program, QnJ. Watch here.
September 6, 2016 – CTV talks with a Childcan family, Dr. Paul Gibson and Childcan, bringing attention to the realities of paediatric cancer during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Watch the broadcast here.