8 meaningful gifts for everyone on your holiday list

Warm the hearts of those you love this holiday season with a thoughtful Gift for the Cure. Each gift supports an important area of our work, like innovative cancer research or support programs that help patients and their families throughout their journey. And with 60% of gifts matched, some up to 5x, your dollars will have an even greater impact.

Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for the moms, dads, teachers, foodies or pet lovers in your life, you’ll find what you’re looking for with Gifts for the Cure! Take a look at these 8 gift ideas that will show your family and friends how much you care:
1. For the moms: The Mom Project
A daughter sitting behind her mother with her arms on her shoulders
She’ll find it heartwarming to know that this gift provides hope to moms affected by cancer. By funding support programs and groundbreaking research, this gift ensures no woman faces cancer alone.
2.  For the teachers: Arts and Crafts Supplies for Camp
A camp counsellor with her arms wrapped around a child at summer camp
The teachers in your life will love knowing that this gift gives children with cancer the chance to laugh, play and create at one of our summer camps.
3. For the pet lovers: Dog Therapy, $20
Woman sitting in chair and petting a dog
Pet lovers know how meaningful a furry friend can be! This gift brings therapy dogs to Canadian Cancer Society lodges to spread cheer to patients.
4. For the dads: The Dad Project
A young boy sitting between his grandfather and father. All three are smiling.
He’ll be so touched to see that this gift provides support services to other dads, as well as funds research so fewer men will hear the words, “you have cancer”.
5.  For the foodies: Nutritious Meals for a Day
Two Lodge guests sitting down and eating a nutritious meal
Share their love for food with this gift that provides delicious and nutritious home-cooked meals to patients at a Canadian Cancer Society lodge.
6.  For the hockey fans: Gift of an Assist
Two young male hockey players smiling with their arms around each other.
This gift will definitely be a win in their eyes! In partnership with Hockey Fights CancerTM, this gift provides Canadians living with cancer the physical and emotional assistance that they need throughout their cancer journey. You’ll also receive a free Hockey Fights CancerTM sticker so you can proudly show your support!
7. For the curious: A Microscope
A female researcher looking through a microscope
Whether they’re a student or a life-long learner, they’ll appreciate this gift that provides researchers with an essential tool to make life-saving discoveries.
8. For the office gift exchange: A Phone Call
A Cancer Information Specialist with a headset on and sitting at her desk
Leave a lasting impression on your co-worker by giving them a gift that ensures support is just a phone call away for anyone affected by cancer – because a caring, credible voice at the end of the line can be just what is needed.

Find even more meaningful gifts by visiting our online Gifts for the Cure shop! Plus, every purchase comes with a free greeting card, e-card or print-at-home PDF card. Give a Gift for the Cure and bring joy to your loved ones, while making the future brighter for Canadians living with cancer.