Canadian Cancer Society - BC & Yukon Division
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4J4
CEO: Barbara Kaminsky
Board Chair: Andy Hazlewood
Charitable Reg. #: 11882 9803 RR0002
Social Results Reporting
Grade: A-The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Program Cost Coverage
Full-time staff #118
Avg. Compensation $99,049
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
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|$250k - $300k||0|
|$200k - $250k||5|
|$160k - $200k||3|
|$120k - $160k||0|
|$80k - $120k||0|
|$40k - $80k||0|
About Canadian Cancer Society - BC & Yukon Division:
Founded in 1938, the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) funds cancer research, advocates for bans on smoking and raises awareness of cancer in Canada. Like the national division, Canadian Cancer Society – BC & Yukon Division (CCSBC) works to improve survival rates of cancer victims and to enhance the quality of life of cancer patients. CCSBC reports that about 200,000 people in Canada are diagnosed with cancer every year, and over half of these cases are preventable.
In F2015, Canadian Cancer Society – BC & Yukon Division spent $13.8m on running its programs, allocated $4.8m to cancer research and used $1.5m on advocacy. CCSBC aids the Canadian Cancer Society in running the Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute. The institute researches cancer prevention, treatment and diagnosis. It runs 4 cancer lodges, located in Prince George, Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria. The lodges serve as secondary homes for 6,400 cancer patients. As part of its Freemasons Cancer Car program, CCSBC provides 50,000 rides to cancer patients undergoing treatment every year. The charity's CancerConnection program offered one-on-one emotional support to 986 cancer victims. CCSBC's #endtheflavour campaign raised awareness of the harm of fruit-flavoured tobacco products. Canadian Cancer Society – BC & Yukon Division's calls to tax tobacco products resulted in a $3.2 per carton price hike on cigarettes.
Canadian Cancer Society – BC & Yukon Division is one of the Major 100 charities of Canada. In F2015, it received donations and special events revenues of $23.4m. Administrative costs are 3% of revenues and fundraising costs come to 45% of donations. Total overhead costs are 48%, falling above Ci's reasonable range. CCSBC has funding reserves of $13.9m that can cover 8 months of program costs.
This charity report is an update that is being reviewed by the charity. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.
Updated on August 22nd, 2016 by Mirza Ali Shakir.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending January
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||3.1%||2.8%||3.4%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||45.3%||34.6%||38.5%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||69.5%||70.2%||85.4%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Fees for service||2,575||1,738||1,627|
|Cash flow from operations||(1,462)||955||2,369|