Prostate Cancer Canada - Atlantic Region

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Wake Up Call Breakfast

Join us for an unforgettable morning dedicated to raising funds for research in the fight against prostate cancer. The Wake Up Call breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Over 26,000 business leaders and professionals have participated in this event since 2001.

Please join us - as a corporate sponsor, table host or attendee- for a friendly breakfast, networking opportunity, and inspirational story, and in making the 2015 series the best one yet!

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beerfest.pngPants Off for Prostate Cancer

Pants Off for Prostate Cancer is coming to St. John's on September 24, 2015! Join us for this innovative fundraising event that provides guests with a memorable evening in support of Prostate Cancer Canada. Along with their coats, men and women will be encouraged to check their pants at the door. What follows will be an unforgettable and fashionably fun evening with women and men in their boxers - all for a good cause.

Just don't forget our dress code: NO PANTS ALLOWED!

Get your tickets today at!

Questions? Contact Craig Ralph at

Bare All for the Barre presented by RBC Dominion Securities

Join us on September 19th at the Halifax Farmer’s Seaport Market for an evening of live music and the workout of your life in support of Prostate Cancer Canada Atlantic Region.

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer to effect Canadian men. On average, 66 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer every day. But, if detected early, the survival rate can be over 90%.

Your clothes stay on! Men often don’t talk about their health, and we want to change that. By “baring it all”, 100 men will step outside of their comfort zone and try a new fitness activity for a good cause.

Barre is a worldwide fitness phenomenon that has its basis in ballet, Pilates, yoga and strength conditioning. Barre is one of the fastest-growing activities in North America and with good reason – in one hour, you strengthen and tone your whole body in a non-impact environment.

Register now at!

Questions? Contact Elana Liberman at

The Convoy for Hope - Atlantic

The Convoy For Hope - Atlantic is bringing together Atlantic Canadians to celebrate the great service of the trucking industry and supporting our communities in the fight against Cancer.

This year's event will raise awareness and funds to combat Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Prostate Cancer and Colon Cancer.

The days event will include music, entertainment, breakfast & a Bar-B-Q, vendors, a live auction, and of course the awards and appreciation celebration.

7:00am - Saturday, September 19th
Starting at the Salisbury Irving Big Stop - 2986 Fredericton Road Salisbury, NB
Ending at the Aulac Irving Big Stop - 170 Aulac Road Aulac, NB

Learn more at

Questions? Call 506-227-9599.

Salt Water Mixer

saltwatermixer.jpgJoin us on the evening of September 29 for our inaugural Salt Water Mixer and help raise funds and awareness for Prostate Cancer Canada-Atlantic.

The Salt Water Mixer caps off the first day of the Core Energy Conference and is an ideal opportunity to network with other conference delegates and key energy industry stakeholders.

The night will begin with a tour of the Halifax Harbour on the Harbour Queen featuring drinks and hors d’oeuvres. Following the boat tour, enjoy some Nova Scotian lobster and great local entertainment at Murphy’s On The Water.

The highlight of the night will be the Dunk Tank Challenge where guests can bid on which member of the Energy Industry Executive Dunk Panel will take the plunge!

A bag piper will greet you in the lobby of Pier 21 at 4:00 p.m. following the last conference session and lead you to the boat dock!

Click here to see the Executive Dunk Panel and help them with their fundraising efforts

September 29th, 2015

Learn more and register at

Questions? Contact Adrienne Dean at or 902-496-3180

Stanfield's Pants Off for Prostate Cancer Halifax

A kitchen party in the most untraditional sense, Stanfield's Pants Off for Prostate Cancer came to Halifax for it's second year! Huge thanks to all who made it a success including our guests, volunteers, and generous sponsors.

View our recap of #PantsOffHFX on Storify.


Prostate Cancer Canada Atlantic Region

5121 Sackville Street, Suite 101
Halifax, NS
B3J 1K1

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Office: 902-420-1444
Toll free: 1-855-420-1444

For more information about Prostate Cancer Canada's Atlantic Regional Office in Halifax, please contact:

Peter Mallette
Executive Director, Atlantic Region

Prostate Cancer Canada Atlantic Region's Advisory Council

Mark Healy
President, AMEC Black & McDonald

David Lothian
Vice President, Nova International Ltd.

Fred MacGillivray (Chair) 
Independent Business Consultant

Dr. David Bell MD
FRCPC – Professor of Urology Dalhousie University

Jim Copeland
TD Waterhouse VP & Market Leader Private Client Group

Valerie Corkum
Trade Centre Limited Sales Manager

Michael Lordon
RBC Regional VP Commercial & Financial Services

Steve Murphy
CTV Atlantic News Anchor

Ken Power
TELUS VP Atlantic Canada

David Ritcey
Dalhousie University Medical Student

Paul Laberge
Senior Counsel, Special Projects, Emera Inc.

Jo-Anne Phillips
Co-owner, Jeramand Enterprises Ltd.

Ron Profit, Q.C.
Partner/Lawyer at Cox & Palmer Charlottetown

Rustum Southwell
Retired CEO, Nova Scotia Black Business Initiative


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PCC Spotlight
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Toronto –September 30, 2015 – A multi-disciplinary team of scientists and clinicians led by Dr.

Prostate Cancer Canada and the Movember Foundation partner to support research into better care and support for those living with the disease

September 1, 2015 – Toronto, ON – September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, an important time to reflect on the disease that affects one in eight Canadian men in their lifetime and kills 4,100, this year.

Prostate Cancer Canada Announces New Additions to its Board of Directors

TORONTO, ON - JULY 8th 2015 - Prostate Cancer Canada is pleased to announce the election of 5 new members to the PCC Board of Directors.

Prostate Cancer Canada Celebrates Wear Plaid for Dad Winner

JULY 8TH, 2015 - TORONTO, ON - Prostate Cancer Canada is thrilled to announce Borden Ladner Gervais (BLG) as the first-ever Wear Plaid for Dad National Workplace Champion.

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