Cancer Crossing has assisted a Winnipeg breast cancer patient.
She has been self employed for almost two decades cleaning homes. She has always tried to do her best in life by keeping her bills paid and giving back to her community through volunteer work.
Her diagnosis came out of the blue - the result of a mammogram and biopsy. Her visit to CancerCare came at a time when she was happily anticipating the birth of a grandchild. In her own words "My daughter had baby...I was so happy but so sad with emotions". Very quickly surgery ensued.
Being self employed cleaning homes, her income was never substantial. She did not opt for private insurance should a medical condition occur. She has had to purchase compression garments to be worn post surgery for 6 weeks or so and the cost is a financial stressor to her.
Cancer Cancer has provided her with the funds for her compression garments.
Cancer Crossing helps those who 'fall between the cracks'.
Please support our cause so we can continue to assist cancer patients! We are receiving many requests.
Cheques may be mailed to Cancer Crossing Inc., 1-1660 Kenaston Blvd., PO Box 70029, Winnipeg, MB R3P 0X6 or you can contribute by PayPal on our website.
Buying our book 'Cancer Crossing' at AccuCare Canada, 400 Tache in Winnipeg or at The Unexpected Gift, 1116 Portage Avenue in Winnipeg helps cancer patients too. You can also buy a book through us directly at email@example.com
100% of your donation goes to cancer patients. We are all volunteers and all of our operating expenses are paid by Sponsors.
Thank you so much and please remember to let cancer patients know we are here to assist - they can message us through Facebook, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or send a written request by mail.