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Canadian Cancer Society

Canadian Cancer Society
Organization information
AbbreviationCCS / SCC
TypeNon-profit organizations based in Canada
Legal statusactive
Purposecancer prevention, information, support, advocacy and research
HeadquartersToronto, Ontario, Canada
Region servedCanada
Official languagesEnglish, French
President and Chief Executive OfficerPeter Goodhand
Staff1200
Volunteers170000

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The Canadian Cancer Society (French: Société canadienne du cancer) is a national, community-based charitable organization of volunteers whose mission is to eradicate cancer and enhance the quality of life of those living with the disease.

The Canadian Cancer Society is Canada's largest national cancer charity and the largest national charitable funder of cancer research in Canada.


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