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Have the ladyballs to ask for millions

Your voice matters. Share your concerns about ovarian cancer with your local elected representatives. Customize and send a letter about the need for more research funding and improved access to treatments.

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Award recipients share their love story and inspiration

Meet Barbara and John Fleming, recipients of the 2018 Virginia Greene Award. She is one of the faces of the awareness campaign that got people talking about ladyballs. He is the past Chair of the Board and was instrumental in getting a petition about the need for research read in the House of Commons. Together, they are unstoppable.

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Advocates in Quebec confront challenges in accessing specialist care

Nearly all of the gynecologic oncologists in Quebec are based in three cities. This presents challenges for women with ovarian cancer who live outside these areas and must travel long distances for appointments. Here’s what advocates are doing to improve access to specialist care.

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Stories from our community

Featured Story:  Donna You are stronger than you think you are.

Margaret

Being an ovarian cancer thriver was going to be my reality.

MARGARET'S STORY
Trista

At that age I was thinking of having children.

TRISTA'S STORY
Sharon

To find new treatments, we need the clinical trials out there.

SHARON'S STORY
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Jul 07

Vankleek Hill, Ontario

Come out for the 4th annual Beau's 5K in support of Ovarian Cancer Canada. 

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Jul 24

Ottawa, Ontario

For the last 25 years, the Heart and Crown Irish Pubs have organized an annual...

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Aug 25

Wendover, Ontario

Join us for a 100 km ATV ride hosted by ATVCEO in support of Ovarian Cancer Canada.

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Aug 25

Caledon, Ontario

Join the 13th Annual Circle of Friends 2018 Golf Tournament at the Caledon Golf and...

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Supporting Awareness and Research

  • 2,800 Canadian women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every year.
  • 2.1% of donations for cancer are directed toward ovarian cancer.
  • $6M to date has been allocated to research by Ovarian Cancer Canada.
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