At only 32 years old, Haylie Lashta MacIntosh was 18 years too young to receive regular mammograms. So the discovery of the lump in her breast was completely by chance. Haylie had been teaching a mom and baby exercise class, and was helping with a particularly fussy baby. As she was attempting to calm the […]
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
Want to support breast cancer patients in Saskatchewan? Donate to the Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan! You can allocate your donation to support Breast Cancer Research that is being done right here in Saskatchewan; or Breast Cancer Screening programs & equipment. 75% of breast cancer diagnosed through mammography, is early stage. This means more treatment […]
Pearl Brown Trek for CancerSeptember 26, 2021
The Prairie Carriage Driving Club hosts their annual Trek for Cancer event in September! The Trek for Cancer event is for any horse drivers, riders and enthusiasts! Riders and drivers bring their horses and carriages and enjoy a nice fall day ride while also gathering donations in support of the Saskatoon Cancer Centre. This annual […]
Susan Munchinsky has an incredible spirit. It’s only been strengthened after two separate bouts with cancer.
Notice of Annual General Meeting
The Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan will hold its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 4 p.m.
Knight Group of Companies Matching Gift of $450,000 Ensures Cancer Patients Have A Home-Away-From-Home
The Knight Group of Companies has made a matching gift of $450,000 to the Regina Cancer Patient Lodge Renewal Campaign.
Shaw Chartrand lives his life by a simple motto; ‘you only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.’ Shaw believes in it so much, it’s tattooed on his arm. This lust for life wasn’t always the case for the 43-year-old from Regina. It took a diagnosis of colorectal cancer when […]
The Paint Saskatchewan Pink Story
Have a listen and a read about how cancer brought people together at the BHP Jansen Project site near Leroy, SK to hold a month-long fundraiser in support of breast cancer research in Saskatchewan.
World Cancer Day Reminds Us That Cancer Touches Everyone
February 4, 2021 is World Cancer Day. The Saskatchewan Cancer Agency (SCA) and its fundraising partner, the Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan (Foundation) are dedicated to providing and supporting the very best in patient treatment, care, education and awareness to improve patient outcomes in our province..
In 2012 Regina’s Jordana Buchan thought she was through the worst of her health issues. She’d been diagnosed with MS in 2005, and by 2012 the disease was stable. In March of that year, the mother of two’s world was turned upside down. She was diagnosed with Stage 4 Breast Cancer after finding a painful […]
Nora Yeates, CFRE – CEO
Nora Yeates is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan (CFS). Nora has spent the last 15 years advancing her skills and knowledge through her work at the Canadian Cancer Society, Hospitals of Regina Foundation and most recently, the University of Regina.
Why The C95 Radio Marathon Matters
Find out why the C95 Radio Marathon should matter to all of us.
Fuel Good Day Raises $68,800 for Cancer Patients and their Home Away from Home
$68,800 is being donated to the Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan’s (Foundation), Regina Cancer Patient Lodge (Lodge) Renewal Campaign. The donation is thanks to Sherwood Co-op and the Co-op Refinery Complex’s Fuel Good Day.
Annual Ride for Breast Cancer Screening
For many motorcycle riders in Regina and the surrounding area, September is special. On the third Sunday, riders gather at Prairie Harley Davidson for the Annual Ride for Breast Cancer Screening. Together, they celebrate loved ones in remission or their cancer journey. They also remember those lost to this devastating disease.
18th Annual Ride for Breast Cancer ScreeningSunday, September 19, 2021
Since the ride began more than $161,000 has been raised in support of breast cancer screening and the Mobile Mammography Bus.
Cancer has affected Regina’s Troy Kocur in many ways. If there is one positive, it’s that his diagnosis has given him a new perspective on life.
Notice of Annual General Meeting
The Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan will hold its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 2 p.m.
Crystal Stark is thankful to have the Regina Cancer Patient Lodge in her life.
Thom Carnahan considers the Regina Cancer Patient Lodge (Lodge) an essential service. He’s used the Lodge almost every time he’s needed to come to Regina for appointments and treatment at the Allan Blair Cancer Centre (ABCC). The resident of Canora, north of Yorkton, is battling prostate cancer.
Shannon Martin of Saskatoon recently marked an anniversary no one wants to have. It’s been two years since she was diagnosed with breast cancer.