Check the cancer fighter program guidelines

Please take a moment to check our program guidelines and read about what we can and cannot support. The guidelines exist to protect event organizers and the donors, and to ensure the Society is able to meet its commitment to ethical donor stewardship.


Some things to think about before beginning the planning process

  • Have you thought about your budget?
  • Where will the event take place?
  • What type of event is it?
  • Will there be food, entertainment, or audio visual?
  • Do you know anyone who has run this type of event before?
  • Do you think people will be interested in this event?

Be sure to check our event planning tools, including tips for keeping costs low, our event planning checklist and our ideas for promoting your event.

Event ideas to get you started:

  • Afternoon tea
  • BBQ
  • Car wash
  • Dress down day
  • Easter egg hunt
  • Fishing tournament
  • Garage sale
  • Head shave
  • Ice cream eating
  • Jazz evening
  • Karaoke
  • Lunch money
  • Murder mystery
  • News letter
  • Odd jobs
  • Pizza lunch
  • Quiz night
  • Raffle
  • Speed dating
  • Treasure hunt
  • Unwanted books sale
  • Valentines day party
  • Water fight
  • X-marks the spot
  • Yoga
  • Zip around town