September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month


September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a time to honour and remember children and families affected by these rare diseases, and help rally support to give kids with cancer better outcomes by supporting blood donation.

Donating blood is a unique way to help. Do it as a team and make a difference in the life of a child who is battling right now. Get in touch with your local Canadian Blood Services contact and book a group donation today.

Help spread the word …

  • You could make a difference to a child with #cancer. Join them in their fight by donating blood today. Download the #GiveBlood App.
  • 1,500 children are diagnosed with #cancer each year. Over 1,500 new blood donors are needed each week across Canada #blood4kids Donate today!
  • A child with #cancer can need 5 units of blood every week. Let’s rally together and do something about it. #GiveBlood #blood4kids

By donating blood or registering to donate stem cells, you could save a child with cancer.

Find a clinic. Book an appointment. Save a life.

Royal Roads University is a Champion for "Partnership for Life" with the Canadian Blood Services.