In the next two hours, three people in Finland will lose their lives to cancer.

What we do

The Cancer Foundation, which is paid for from public donations, supports cancer patients and their loved ones, and finances cancer research with the aim that no one should lose their life to Cancer.

Cancer Foundation Finland awarded €7.5m in grants

Cancer Foundation Finland awarded a record 7.5 million euros in grants for cancer research in 2023, which marks the Foundation’s 75th anniversary.

The Cancer Society of Finland consists of 12 regional cancer societies and six national patient organizations. The CSF maintains the Finnish Cancer Registry. Cancer Foundation Finland is a charitable organization and the main private funder of cancer research in the country.