CampusBase Information

CampusBase Information

Find us! From AUG 30-SEPT 8, everyone will have full access to UBC Cancer Association’s club page on CampusBase. Here you can find out what we are all about as a club and view images and videos of past events and initiatives. On AUG 31 AT 2-3PM & 9:30-10:30PM, UBC...
The 1000 Donor Campaign

The 1000 Donor Campaign

Hundreds of patients in Canada with diseases such as leukemia, lymphoma and aplastic anemia need a stem cell transplant to save their life, and 75% of these patients rely on unrelated donors. 80% of stem cell transplants come from international donors, but currently,...
Relay at Home

Relay at Home

Due to the unprecedented circumstances, UBC Relay for Life has been postponed to a further date.   While we await the day we can all come together in person, The Canadian Cancer Society has reimagined Relay For Life into Relay At Home — a virtual event that will unite...
The Relay for Life Family

The Relay for Life Family

Relay for Life Retreat During the past weekend from October 18th to 20th, UBCCA RFL attended the Relay for Life Retreat in Toronto. Along with 47 other student leaders from 24 different post-secondary schools,  we spent three days learning about fundraising, Relay for...
Why Movember?

Why Movember?

Our Movember Initiative Throughout the years, increased importance is given to the idea of Movember as men’s health issues are often overlooked and not talked about enough. Recently, UBC Cancer Association collaborated with AMS Events and participated in November...

Cuts for Cancer Recap 2018

2018 Cuts for Cancer Statistics and Fun Stuff 3 Up and down the UBC Clock Tower! Over twice the height of the UBC Clock Tower in length of ponytails collected! According to Wigs for Kids, it takes 10 – 12 ponytails to make a wig. And since it’s at...