As part of its mandate, CancerCare Manitoba Foundation has a responsibility to its donors to distribute funds to CancerCare Manitoba in a prudent and responsible manner. All grant requests must meet the guidelines, principles and timelines set out by CancerCare Manitoba Foundation to meet eligibility requirements.
Annually the Board, through the Projects, Grants & Awards Committee, considers peer-reviewed research and program proposals submitted by CCMB which align with its strategic plan. Funding requests are thoughtfully reviewed and recommended for approval.
For the fiscal year 2019-2020, the Foundation invested $7.104 million in strategic projects for CancerCare Manitoba.
This fiscal year 2020 – 2021, the Foundation has committed $8.61 million to support CancerCare Manitoba, the largest annual grant in our 20 year history. These funds are dedicated to the following five key areas: Research & Education; Clinical Trials; Clinical Innovation & Training; Patient Care – Support & Training; and Prevention, Risk Reduction & Awareness. To see the comprehensive list of all the initiatives and projects funded by the Foundation, please click the link below.
If you have any questions about any specific projects/programs, please call 204-787-4743.