Some of the Capital Core Financial team wearing pink in support of Breast cancer Research!
We are proud to be participating in this years "Dress for the Cause" which raises awareness and funds to support breast cancer research. We have raised $400 so far!
Please consider making a contribution to our Capital Core Financial Team page to help support this cause (link below).
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among Canadian women (excluding non-melanoma skin cancers).
In 2017, an estimated (from cancer.ca):
-26,300 women were diagnosed with breast cancer. This represents 25% of all new cancer cases in women in 2017.
-5,000 women died from breast cancer. This represents 13% of all cancer deaths in women in 2017.
-On average, 72 Canadian women were diagnosed with breast cancer every day. -On average, 14 Canadian women died from breast cancer every day.
-230 men were diagnosed with breast cancer and 60 died from breast cancer.