In Canada, Childhood Cancer Canada is the leading foundation dedicated to funding national research
while delivering critical education, community and connectivity programs to children with cancer and their
Through this partnership with Childhood Cancer Canada, proceeds from our head-shaving event are
distributed to Canadian Institutions through the C17 Research Network.
Childhood Cancer is unique. It is not just a smaller part of the adult world of cancer. The biology,
treatment and effects of treatment are unique to children. Through their unique partnerships with all of
Canada's C17 childhood cancer hospitals and treatment centres, Childhood Cancer Canada helps
ensure that children with cancer are exposed to kinder and gentler treatments that will not only cure them
but leave them with an improved quality of life into adulthood.
Know that all funds raised in Canada stay in Canada!