How Your Donation Makes a Difference
$20 provides one single trip transportation for one beneficiary to and from hospital for chemotherapy.
$50 provides a colorectal cancer survivor 1 week of ostomy bags, which need to be changed every two to three days.
$100 provides a patient with 2 weeks' supply of adult diapers.
$200 provides a patient under our hospice care 2 weeks' supply of milk.
About Campaignends 11 Mar 2018, 11:59 PM
Taking place for the 2nd year, SCS Relay for Life gives everyone a chance to CELEBRATE cancer survivors and carers, REMEMBER loved ones lost to cancer, and FIGHT BACK by raising awareness and funds to support the work of Singapore Cancer Society. SCS Relay For Life is for people of all ages and fitness levels. Anyone can take part.
Date: 10 - 11 March 2018* (Saturday - Sunday) *updated dates
Time: 6pm to 9am
Venue: National Stadium, Singapore Sports Hub
With your generous support and help, we hope to raise $650,000 and reach out to 7,500 people.
Funds raised will contribute to our ongoing mission in minimising cancer and maximising life, and to continue journeying with cancer patients, caregivers, and beneficiaries, and scale up our programmes.
About the Charity
Established in 1964, Singapore Cancer Society (SCS) is a self-funded voluntary welfare organisation which provides patient care services to needy cancer patients through its welfare, hospice home care, cancer treatment subsidy and rehabilitation support programmes. In addition, the Society also provides free cancer screening services and promotes cancer awareness and prevention through its public education and community outreach programmes.
For the past 56 years, SCS has extended support to over a hundred thousand beneficiaries through various services and programmes. The impactful programmes continue to contribute in SCS' four key strategic thrusts:
- To reduce the incidence of cancer
- To increase survival rates
- To improve the quality of life of cancer patients and survivors
- To rally the community to take proactive action and join the fight against cancer
To learn more about SCS, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0N1hGIwSA34&t=3s