Saskatchewan is a province that has a long history of helping those in need. The work of the Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan would not be possible without the amazing support of donors. From the individual to businesses and volunteer organizations they go above and beyond to raise funds to support the work of the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency. They are at the heart of what makes our work very special.
Brayden Ottenbreit Close Cuts for Cancer
Brayden Ottenbreit Close Cuts for Cancer is entering its 22nd year. For the Ottenbreit family the fundraiser began as a way to support their youngest son who at four years old battled life-threatening cancer. Even though Brayden lost his fight with cancer, the event is still going strong in his memory.
Prairie Women on Snowmobiles
Prairie Women on Snowmobiles has been a Saskatchewan staple of 19 years. This annual event involves 10 women on snowmobiles travelling the province for awareness about breast cancer and to raise money for research and equipment. Check out their inspiring story.
C95 Radio Marathon
The life of a radio host is a unique one. It’s a combination of performance and information sharing. There are long hours on the air, plus appearing at events and fundraisers in the community. It’s this unique environment that creates a special bond among those who work in the industry, and their listeners. They become a family.
It was 12 years ago when Shelley Gregg took a look at her life. She had a loving husband, two teenage sons and a thriving family plumbing and heating business. Life was good. It was then that Shelley and her sister-in-law pulled together a group of close family and friends. They agreed, it’s time to give back.
Cameco Riders Touchdown for Dreams
What would you want out of life if you didn’t know how much longer you had to live? How would you make the most out of knowing your future is uncertain? The Cameco Riders Touchdown for Dreams program helps women facing a life-threatening cancer diagnosis answer those questions.