Daffodil Month

Daffodil Month

Daffodil Month Fight back against cancer this April. This April, the Canadian Cancer Society marks its 60th Daffodil Month by rallying Canadians to show their support for people living with cancer and honour those who have died by wearing a daffodil pin or buying...

Protected: The Team

The Team The magic, friendships, and talent behind our events this year. We’d like to take a moment to recognize the awesome people who put in countless hours of effort, sat through countless meetings, made sure things were being done, and helped UBC make a...
Stories for UBCCA

Stories for UBCCA

Stories for UBCCA Showcasing the ways cancer has affected us.                Stories for UBCCA (UBC Cancer Association) is a photo series showing the many ways cancer has affected us. Inspired by the much loved photos “Humans of New York”, each photo is accompanied by...
Stories for UBCCA – Adam

Stories for UBCCA – Adam

Adam Mesa, VP Marketing for the UBCCA, shares his story about how cancer has affected his life. “The whole ordeal brought us together quite a bit. I remember the first time they sat us down and told us. It was two months after my mother’s diagnosis, just to show you...

Health Myth #1: Sugar Feeds Cancer

Myth #1: Sugar Feeds Cancer As cancer becomes more prevalent, many people start to look for lifestyle changes to either prevent or delay the progression of cancer. Some may go to the point of adapting to superstitions and misperceptions about cancer. Throughout the...

Interview with On The Fringe Hairstylist Allie

In preparation for one of the most anticipated events this year for UBC Cancer Association, we interviewed Allie who may be the stylish gal cutting off your hair on Tuesday February 9! We asked her a series of question to learn why she and her team are very excited to...