Curefest Canada

The CCBCF is proud to be a participant at Curefest Canada in Calgary, Alberta on Sunday, September 17th between 11 am and 3 pm. CureFest’s mission is to make childhood cancer research a national priority by uniting the childhood cancer community, the general public,...

Bow Valley Hockey Society and Calgary Flames Support CCBCF

The CCBCF warmly thanks the Bow Valley Hockey Society (BVHS) and the Calgary Sports and Entertainment Group (Calgary Flames) for their generosity. The CCBCF was the recipient of funds raised from an event recognizing the achievement of BVHS product Chad...

$15,000 Awarded to the Rutka Lab – Sick Kid’s Hospital, Toronto

The CCBCF is proud to provide supplemental funding of $15,000 to a research project lead by Dr. James Rutka and his team at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. The issue with DIPG and other brainstem tumors has been the ineffectiveness of drug delivery due to...

CCBCF Provides $10,000 to Fund Bioinformatic Repository

The Canadian Children’s Brain Cancer Foundation (CCBCF) is pleased to provide $10,000 to support the development of a DIPG (diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma) bioinformatic repository and registry aimed to collect and provide clinical data to medical researchers...

Skate the Lake 2017 – Another Success!

The CCBCF humbly thanks those who donated, our sponsors, the McKenzie Lake Residents Association for being wonderful hosts again, our cherished volunteers and over 250 participants for making this year’s version of “Skate the Lake” a roaring success....