Canadian Breast Cancer Statistics 2008*

  • Breast cancer remains the most common cancer among Canadian women
  • In 2008, an estimated 22,400 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 5,300 will die of it.
  • An estimated 170 men will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 50 will die of it.
  • On average, 431 Canadian women will be diagnosed with breast cancer every week.
  • On average, 102 Canadian women will die of breast cancer every week.
  • One in 9 women is expected to develop breast cancer during her lifetime. One in 28 will die of it.
  • Breast cancer death rates have declined in all ages combined and in every age group since at least the mid 1990s.
  • Incidence and death rates for breast cancer have declined since 1969 in women aged 20-39.

 

Sponsorship

 

Gold Sponsor Value: $5,000

Acknowledgment as Pink Ring Gold level sponsor.

Logo on Pink Ring jersey (Gold level size).

Logo on Pink Ring letterhead and all promotional material.

Logo on all Pink Ring print advertising.

Display of corporate logo in arena.

Right to distribute product samples / promotions to Pink Ring participants at event. Complimentary space for on-site booth.

Link from Pink Ring website to the sponsor’s website.

Invitation to all official functions

Assisting with cheque presentation to Health Trust.

 

Silver Sponsor Value: $2,500

Acknowledgment as Pink Ring Silver level sponsor.

Logo on Pink Ring jersey (Silver level size).

Logo on letterhead and all promotional material.

Logo on all Pink Ring print advertising.

Display of corporate logo in arena.

Right to distribute product samples / promotions to Pink Ring participants at event.

Complimentary space for on-site booth.

Link from Pink Ring website to the sponsor’s website.

Invitation to all official functions.

 

Bronze Sponsor Value: $1,000

Acknowledgment as Pink Ring Bronze level sponsor.

Logo on all promotional material.

Logo on all Pink Ring print advertising.

Display of corporate logo in arena.

Right to distribute product samples / promotions to Pink Ring participants at event.

Link from WRAC website to the sponsor’s website.

Invitation to all official functions.

Any combination of cash or in-kind contributions.