Cancer Patient Transportation Program

The Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society is a not-for-profit organization providing free, safe, timely and efficient transportation to and from cancer related medical appointments throughout the Lower Mainland.

Our team of volunteer drivers and dispatchers offers peace of mind for patients who may not have the means to drive to and from appointments. The physical, emotional and financial burden is lifted knowing our friendly volunteers are only a call away.

Since Conception (February 2016)

Drivers & Dispatchers
182

Volunteer Hours
58,351

Patient Trips
39,152

Kilometres Driven 
1,166,183

Testimonial

"Thank you all for your kindness and support during this most trying time in my and husband's lives. Your support lessened both our physical and financial stress. It is uplifting to the spirit to know that kindness is still présent in humanity." Ofelia

Media News

South Surrey students host bottle drive raising $200
Interview |Surrey Now Leader

LyndaSteele

George Garrett Interview on The Lynda Steele Show
Interview |CKNW

‘Intrepid reporter’ George Garrett reflects on CKNW’s 75-year history
Interview |Glowbal News

Bruce Allen Comment on CKNW "This is Bruce Allen with your Reality Check on CKNW. Years ago George Garrett was the number one reporter for CKNW.
Read Transcribed Plug |CKNW

“It’s a perplexing situation to me. We just want to care
for frail and elderly people.” Bob Smith
Read News Article | The Province

An increasing need for more Punjabi and Hindi-speaking drivers
Read News Article | 
Surrey Now Leader

Upcoming Fundraising Events

Every dollar donated will be matched, doubling our goal!
*All proceeds go to the Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society.
Tax receipts issued on the spot for donations over $20.


White Rock Volkswagen - Charity Car Wash
Sunday, June 23 from 10 am – 2 pm
2092-152nd Street Surrey, BC

Langley Chrysler - Charity Car Wash
Sunday, July 21st from 10 am – 2 pm
19418 Langley Bypass, Surrey, British Columbia V3S 7R2

Mainland Ford - Charity Car Wash
Sunday, August 18th from 10 am – 2 pm
14530 104 Ave, Surrey, British Columbia V3R 1L9

Sponsorship

Kids Care for Cancer Patients. Society Executive Vice President George McAffer was on hand to present the enterprising...

Posted by Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society on Monday, June 10, 2019

Great Canadian Giving Challenge

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Donate to The Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society in June and your donation automatically enters us to win $10,000!

Summer is a difficult time for us as gas prices skyrocket. Summer, Winter, Spring and fall cancer patients need to get to their medical appointments and treatments. Communities of the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley relies on the Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society free transportation service. Our need for financial support is more critical than ever.

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