Frequently Asked Questions



The information on this website is provided as a courtesy by the Cedars Cancer Foundation. It is intended to provide general information about the Cedars Cancer Foundation to assist our readers to support us and locate our resources.

The information provided through the Cedars website is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, assessment and evaluation. We encourage our readers to seek and consult with qualified health care professionals for answers to personal medical questions.

Any links from the Cedars website do not imply recommendations or endorsements of products or services. Material on this site is protected by copyright law. By using the Cedars web site, you acknowledge and agree to the terms of this Disclaimer Policy. We reserve the right to modify these terms and policies.


Personal Information

Personal information is any information that can be used to distinguish, identify or contact a specific individual. This information can include an individual's opinions or beliefs, as well as facts about, or related to, the individual. Business contact information and certain publicly available information, such as names, addresses and telephone numbers as published in telephone directories, are not considered personal information.

Privacy Practices

Cedars Cancer Foundation respects the privacy of our partners; we do not sell, rent, or trade our donor and buyer lists. We collect, use and disclose personal information only for the purpose of processing purchases and keeping our community informed about our activities and to ask for their support in our mission to improve our community's health. Anyone from whom we collect information can expect that it will be carefully protected and that any use of this information is subject to consent.

Our employees sign confidentiality agreements and safeguards are in place to ensure that the information is not accessed, disclosed or shared more widely than is necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was gathered. We also take measures to ensure the integrity of this information is maintained and to prevent it being lost or destroyed.

Can I get a tax receipt when I make a donation?

Yes. As a registered charity, we will be able to provide you tax receipts for donations of $ 18 or more.

Is the Cedars Cancer Foundation recognized as a charitable organization by law?

Yes, the Foundation is registered as a charitable organization with the Canada Revenue Agency. Our registration number is CRA No. 10520-2501-RR-0001

When will I get my tax receipt?

If you make a donation online (through the website) you should receive a confirmation email right after your transaction. (Please check your spam). Your tax receipt will be issued within 7 business days following the transaction. Unless your donation is a part of an event, your tax receipt will be given 4 weeks after the event is done.

If you send us a donation by mail, please allow approximately four (4) weeks to receive your official receipt unless its part of an event.

Is it possible to make a donation in memory of someone?

Absolutely! Please click the donate button, as it will direct you to your options.