Signature Events

CancerCare Manitoba Foundation presents a number of major fundraising events annually. By supporting any of these events as a sponsor, volunteer, participant or donor you are helping the Foundation raise funds to support the vital work at CancerCare Manitoba.


Guardian Angel Benefit for Women’s Cancer

The Guardian Angels support tangible advancements in prevention, early detection, clinical treatment, research, and patient care at CancerCare Manitoba. Since inception in 1992, the Guardian Angels have raised over $8.3 million. Donations to the Guardian Angel Benefit for Women’s Cancer have resulted in better outcomes for Manitoba women diagnosed with cancer. Simply amazing! Guardian Angel 2021: An Enduring Bond will highlight 30 years of progress in women’s cancers and the impact the Guardian Angels have had on Manitoba women, featuring a mini-documentary and an online auction.

Ride Inside, Wheel with the Wheelers

The Ride Inside is a stationary bike celebration and fundraising event dedicated to raising funds in support of young Manitobans living with and beyond cancer. Funds raised will support PROFYLE at CancerCare Manitoba. Short for PRecision Oncology For Young peopLE, this initiative gives children, adolescents and young adults who are out of conventional treatment options another chance to beat their cancer.

Challenge for Life for all Cancers

Since 2008 Manitobans from all walks of life have hit the pavement in support of family and friends touched by cancer. Since its establishment, Challenge for Life participants have raised over $13 million for research, prevention, treatment, patient care and support. More than a fundraiser, participants commit to getting active and reducing their own risk of cancer. Participants in the Challenge for Life Choose their Challenge to reach either 20kms or 200 minutes of fitness.

A Golden Premiere for Men’s Cancer

A Golden Premiere, and formerly The Gold-Plated Evening, is a hallmark campaign with donors funding research, equipment, clinical trials and patient care in support of men’s cancers. In the past two decades this initiative has raised over $4 million to aid Manitoba men and their families dealing with a diagnosis today and in the future.