Canadian Cancer Society Société Canadienne Du Cancer

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The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer. The Society achieves its mission by working to prevent cancer, funding cancer research, informing and supporting Canadians living with cancer and advocating for public policies to improve the health of Canadians.


  • map-point55 St. Clair Ave. West Suite 300, Toronto ON, M4V2Y7

  • map-point(416) 961-7223

  • map-pointhttp://www.cancer.ca

  • map-pointNo contact person on record

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 118829803RR0001

  • map-point1069 full-time staff

  • map-pointNo contact email on record

2016 Revenues: $184,142,409

$93,822,217: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
$1,547,133: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
$6,138,190: Total amount received from other registered charities.
$240,871: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
$15,254,405: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
$67,139,593: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2016 Expenditures: $204,909,047

$110,371,618: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
$77,101,554: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
$5,055,338: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
$8,903,807: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
$3,476,730: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2016 Year End: $161,316,241

$77,973,329: Total cash readily available.
$2,610,933: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
$36,377,673: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
$43,052,122: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
$1,302,184: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2016 Year End: $85,166,156

$21,456,813: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
$1,252,476: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
$62,456,867: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Canadian Cancer Society Société Canadienne Du Cancer does work in Turkey.
Canadian Cancer Society Société Canadienne Du Cancer does work in Other countries in Europe.
Canadian Cancer Society Société Canadienne Du Cancer's headquarters is located at 55 St. Clair Ave. West Suite 300, Toronto ON, M4V2Y7.

Breakdown of Programs

100


Where the Money Goes

External Fundraising

Fundraising Methods

Ads Auctions Collection Plate Door to Door Dinners Sales Internet Mail Planned Giving Corporate Contacts Phone Sports Cause Marketing Other