Childhood Cancer Canada (CCC)
Childhood Cancer Canada is a national, volunteer governed, charitable organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for children with cancer and their families. CCC achieves their mission through supporting national initiatives, such as C17, with the goal of increased survival and wellbeing of our children, and ultimately a cure for all childhood cancers.
Kids With Cancer Society, Edmonton
The Kids with Cancer Society provides local program support to children with cancer and their families. This includes supporting essential practical and psychosocial support locally to children with cancer and their families, and a commitment to national funding for childhood cancer research and research on the long term effects of childhood cancer.
Hospital for Sick Children Foundation
The mission of the Hospital for Sick Children Foundation is to inspire our communities to invest in health and scientific advances to improve the lives of children and their families in Canada and around the world, and through an infrastructure grant, they provide funding to the C17 Council to advance the care, outcomes and research for children with cancer in Canada.
The Optimists International are an association of more than 3,000 Optimist Clubs around the world dedicated to "Bringing Out the Best in Kids." Optimist Clubs conduct positive service projects in their communities aimed at providing a helping hand to youth. Each Optimist Club determines the needs of the young people in its community and conducts programs to meet those needs. The Optimists Club in London Ontario has donated grant funds that support a research project that C17 Research Network has approved.
The Aplastic Anemia & Myelodysplasia Association of Canada
The Aplastic Anemia & Myelodysplasia Association of Canada (AAMAC) is a leading funder of research into bone marrow failure diseases in Canada. The volunteer-run organization supports patients and caregivers across the country who are living with aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS or myelodysplasia) and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). They support research grants for pediatric AA and MDS through research grants approved by the C17 Research Network.
Ewings Cancer Foundation of Canada
The purpose of this foundation is to raise funds to provide research for Ewing's Sarcoma in order to find new and better treatments and ultimately find the cure.