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Scotia Marathon - October 18, 2015

Join us in scratching out Sarcoma Cancer and take part in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5k walk/run. As part of our thanks to you in joining us October 18th and helping to raise funds and awareness for Sarcoma Cancer, we are pleased to offer a discount to your registration fee for either the 5K, half, or full marathon. Below we will walk you through the registration process, and help you with your fundraising goals. When you register please join Team SCFC as we work towards our goal of $15,000.


6th Annual Sarcoma Step and Fetch - Sep 27, 2015

For more information on this event, please visit www.sarcomasteps.ca.


Spike 4 Sarcoma, Kitchener - July 18th, 2015

In July, Kitchener, Ontario saw the 5th annual Spike 4 Sarcoma event, a day long co-ed volleyball tournament that included raffles, fun and food. Held in memory of Tim Yeates, the event helps to spread sarcoma awareness and raises valuable funds for SCFC. Because of everyone who helped plan, organize, and participate, nearly $6,000 was raised this year, bringing the 5 year total to a whopping $23,000. Thank you to everyone who has worked together to help others affected by this disease, and we’ll see you next year. For more information, photos and upcoming dates, check out our FB page!


Electric Starlight Gala, Barrie - January, 2015

This year was off to a strong start, with the Electric Starlight Gala in Barrie, Ontario. This benefit concert, held in honour of Julie Avery, who has been courageously fighting sarcoma, raised an incredible $17,000 for SCFC and for sarcoma research. A huge thank you to all sponsors, donors and others who helped make this incredible night possible.


Scotia Marathon - October 19, 2014

Join us in scratching out Sarcoma Cancer and take part in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5k walk/run. As part of our thanks to you in joining us October 19th and helping to raise funds and awareness for Sarcoma Cancer, we are pleased to offer a discount to your registration fee for either the 5K, half, or full marathon. Below we will walk you through the registration process, and help you with your fundraising goals. When you register please join Team SCFC as we work towards our goal of $15,000.


Survive! Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer - November 20th, 2014

Survive! Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer is our fifth annual signature fundraising event supporting sarcoma cancer research in Canada. This year's cocktail party and auction will once again take place in Toronto's historic Burroughes Building. Join us for an evening with sarcoma survivors, families and physicians in support of an important cause. The event will have something for everyone with a specialty martini bar, our fabulous annual silent auction, hors d'oeuvres, and of course, the opportunity to mingle with sarcoma's sarcoma community and supporters.

When: Thursday, November 20th, 2014 from 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Where: The Burroughes Building, 639 Queen Street West, Toronto (map)
Tickets:
$75 for event ticket (includes open bar, hors d’oeuvres and event entry)
$250 for Friend of SCFC ticket (includes tax receipt, open bar, hors d'oeuvres and event entry)

To buy your tickets, visit the Survive Page here.


Sarcoma Step and Fetch - Sep 21, 2014

For more information on this event, please visit www.sarcomasteps.ca.


Jigsaw for Hair – Holiday Champagne Fundraiser, Edmonton – December 18, 2013

It’s that time of year again! Join us at the Jigsaw for Hair salon for the 3rd annual Champagne Fundraiser Event for sarcoma cancer research. Held on December 18th, the night includes a silent auction, food, drink, and entertainment, as well as an opportunity to make new connections within the tremendous and vibrant city of Edmonton!

On behalf of the Jigsaw for Hair team and the families affected by sarcoma, thank you in advance for supporting the fight against cancer!

For more information please visit our website at http://www.jigsawforhair.com/Holiday-Sarcoma-Fundraising-Event.html


Survive! Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer

Survive! Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer was our fourth annual signature fundraising evening for the Sarcoma Cancer Foundation of Canada. This year’s event took place in one of Toronto’s premiere events locations – the historic Burroughes building. Guests had the opportunity to take some photos in our Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer Photo Booth while viewing works from Toronto photographers and participating in our fabulous annual silent auction. The event was a great success and wonderful opportunity for the sarcoma community to come together and support awareness, education and research activities in Canada.

A special thank you to all of our sponsors for the event:

Gold Sponsor
Silver Sponsor
Venue Sponsor
Martini Bar Sponsor
Wine Sponsor
Photography Sponsor
Wine Sponsor
Centrepiece and Silent Auction Sponsor
Design Sponsor
Food Sponsor
Beer Sponsor

Toronto Waterfront Marathon

When: October 20, 2013

Thank you to all who joined and supported us for the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. With your help we broke last year’s record, and we couldn’t have asked for a nicer day to run and raise money for sarcoma research and support in Canada!


Don't Stop Believing

Don’t Stop Believing – Beth’s Sarcoma Research Fund, LaSalle, ON – September 29, 2013

In Spring of June 2012 Beth England was diagnosed with synovial sarcoma. After over a year of surgeries and treatment, Beth’s family is now faced with another challenge, as her most recent scan has shown her lung lesions are changing.

Join Beth on the road to wellness by taking part in Don’t Stop Believing, a Walk.Run.Ride at the Vollmer Centre in LaSalle, Ontario, September 29, 2013. The day focuses around family, with team competitions and activities, face painting for the kids, pre-yoga classes, a cake walk, and much more, all while raising awareness and funds for sarcoma cancer research.

For event details and to learn more about Beth’s journey visit Don’t Stop Believing’s website at www.DontStopBelievingBethsSarcomaResearchFund.com.


Spike 4 Sarcoma, Kitchener - July 20th, 2013

On July 20th, volleyball tournament. This annual event is held in memory of Tim Yeates, who was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma at the age of 27. The disease claimed his life just a short 7 months later. Spike 4 Sarcoma raises funds and awareness for Sarcoma Research, all while having fun in memory of Tim. All proceeds from the event went to support the Sarcoma Cancer Foundation of Canada.

First Annual SCFC Sarcoma Cancer Research Dinner

Join us for an evening in support of sarcoma cancer research in Canada. The event will include an opportunity to meet and interact with some of Canada's leading sarcoma experts, as well as a fantastic meal prepared by the team at F'Amelia restaurant in Toronto.

When: Thursday, June 13th, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: F'Amelia Restaurant - 12 Amelia Street, Toronto, ON
Voted one of Toronto Life's Top 10 New Restaurants of 2012
Tickets: $150 per person (includes a three course meal and two glasses of wine or beer)

Jigsaw for Hair in Edmonton - December 19, 2012

On December 19th, Jigsaw for Hair celebrated the festive season with their second annual Jigsaw Christmas Party – A Champagne Charity Event.

The evening included the chance to bid on some must have items at the silent auction, glam it up with some Red Carpet Paparazzi Photography, and the chance to win a complete make-over and glamour photo-shoot. And no Christmas party would be complete without rolling out the carpet for the man in red himself – special guest Santa Claus himself attended!

100% of the funds raised were donated to the Sarcoma Cancer Foundation of Canada, and Jigsaw donated $100 salon gift cards directly to each family fighting against sarcoma. For more information on the event visit Jigsaw for Hair event page on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/events/440971789292989/

Survive Sarcoma at Revival in Toronto - November 29, 2012

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Survive Sarcoma - Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer in Toronto on November 29th, 2012.

Revival’s charming atmosphere and cool ambiance lent itself to a dynamic evening full of live music and some unique fun. Guests got creative in our interactive Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer Photo Booth (see photos below!), and had the chance to bid on some fabulous items at our silent auction.

With everyone’s help we raised crucial funds for research and patient support programs in 2013. We thank everyone who donated items to our silent auction, our generous sponsors, and all those who joined us to help support such a great cause. See you all next year!

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon - October 14, 2012

Thanks to our team for running this year in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon and raising a record number of dollars for sarcoma cancer research and support in Canada!.

Here is a photo from the run:

Sarcoma Step & Fetch - September 23, 2012

On Sunday, September 23, Trenton took to the streets for the annual Sarcoma Step & Fetch, a sarcoma cancer awareness afternoon for the whole family. Participants toured local businesses to collect Sarcoma Fact Cards throughout downtown Trenton then attended the free BBQ where pets are always welcome!

For more information on this event, please visit www.sarcomasteps.ca.

Spike 4 Sarcoma, Kitchener - July 21, 2012

The 3rd annual Spike 4 Sarcoma took place on July 21st in Kitchener, ON in memory of Tim Yeates. Tim was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma at the age of 27 and the disease claimed his life just a short 7 months later. This event is held each year to help raise awareness of sarcoma cancer and much needed funds for research and support. It's also a great way to have fun in memory of Tim!

Check us out on the Spike 4 Sarcoma page on Facebook. All proceeds from the event support the Sarcoma Cancer Foundation of Canada.

Walk the Red Carpet in Edmonton! - December 21, 2011

On December 21st, 2011, Jigsaw for Hair kicked off the holiday season with "Red Carpet Holiday", where everyone got to be a celebrity for an evening!
For more information, please contact:
Jigsaw for Hair ~ 10215-109 St. Edmonton AB T5J 1N2 ~ www.jigsawforhair.com Facebook page All funds raised at the event were donated to the Sarcoma Cancer Foundation of Canada.

The evening of glam and beauty offered a chance to win a complete make-over and editorial photo-shoot, Red Carpet Paparazzi photography and a great opportunity for holiday shopping with 20% off all product purchases. The event also featured a fantastic silent auction, including items provided by Divine Interventions and Kaya Kama Hammam, Swish Flowers Inc, and Offshores Swim and Sun Wear, Dallas Frames and Art, and Edmonton Eskimo Jersey signed by Ricky Ray.

Scrap Sarcoma at Neubacher Shor Contemporary Gallery in Toronto - October 20, 2011

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Scrap Sarcoma: Picture an End to Sarcoma Cancer, on October 20th, 2011. Toronto's Neubacher Shor Contemporary Gallery provided the backdrop for an evening of music, cocktails and hors d¹oeuvres mixed with unique sensory experiences. Guests had the opportunity to participate in live photography and life drawing displays, then pick up a paintbrush to create their own picture of hope. Thank you to our generous sponsors and all those who donated items for our silent auction. All funds raised at the event will be used to fund research and sarcoma cancer patient support programs in 2012. We thank everyone who attended for making this year's event such a memorable evening!

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon - October 16, 2011

A huge thanks to all our runners who contributed to the great success of Team SCFC in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on October 16th, 2011. Our team raised much needed dollars for SCFC's support of sarcoma cancer research. If you are interested in joining Team SCFC for either the Ottawa or Toronto marathon in 2012, please email us at info@sarcomacancer.ca or call 416-519-5837. See you at the finish line!

Sarcoma Step & Fetch - July 17, 2011

On Sunday, July 17, 2011 at noon, attend Sarcoma Step & Fetch, a sarcoma cancer awareness afternoon for the whole family. The one hour walk through downtown Trenton will tour local businesses where you can collect Sarcoma Fact Cards. The walk will end in a free BBQ - pets welcome! Click here for more details.

Spike 4 Sarcoma, Kitchener - July 16, 2011

If you are in Kitchener/Waterloo area on July 16th, 2011, join us for Spike 4 Sarcoma, a volleyball tournament in memory of Tim Yeates. Check us out on the Spike 4 Sarcoma page on Facebook. Register your own team at sarcomaawareness@hotmail.com or just come out to enjoy the fun, food and prizes at the event! All proceeds from the event will go to the Sarcoma Cancer Foundation of Canada.

Earth Salon, Toronto - May 29, 2011

We are excited to announce that the return of our fundraiser at Earth Salon in Toronto on May 29th, 2011 was a great success. Thanks to Michael Crispel and his team, and to all those who joined us – we hope you enjoy your new summer ‘do in support of sarcoma patients and families across Canada!

Scratch Sarcoma, Toronto - August, 2010

Thanks to all who attended the inaugural Scratch Sarcoma Shindig, which raised just over $20,000 for the Vera Arajs Fellowship Chair at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto.

* To get involved in our events committee, email us at info@sarcomacancer.ca

Earth Salon, Toronto - August, 2010

Thanks to Michael Crispel and the team at Earth Salon who gave each attendee of this fundraiser a new look to support the SCFC!

Special thanks to our past and current event sponsors

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Earth Salon



Scratch Sarcoma Shindig