WaveCheck: Is Your Breast Cancer Chemo Working?

Only 30 to 40% of breast cancer treatments succeed. WaveCheck can help people beat the odds. 100% of funds will support this potentially life-saving research.
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$53,390CAD
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This campaign started on Oct 09 and closed on December 04, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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  • $10CAD
    Dedication + Campaign Updates

    You'll receive updates about WaveCheck studies and your name will be listed on WaveCheck.ca as an Indiegogo Supporter. You'll also have the option to dedicate your support in honour or in memory of a loved one. Send us 50 words and a 300k photograph.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    42 claimed

  • $25CAD
    Educate others: tastefully!

    Talking about breast cancer can be challenging. WorldWideBreastCancer.com's playful and informative posters combine design, science and a touch of whimsey to explain breast cancer's outward signs. You'll receive the "What Breast Cancer Can Look Like" poster in your format of choice (screensaver, iPhone or Android background or digital poster). See the Artists' Profiles on WaveCheck.ca for details. You'll also be listed on WaveCheck.ca with the optional dedication and receive campaign updates.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    33 claimed

  • $40CAD
    Fund 1 person for 1 day

    Chemo is tough; every day counts. Claim this perk to directly sponsor 1 person in the next WaveCheck study. Your money will directly fund 1 person's participation for 1 day, helping them to know if their chemotherapy treatment is working. You'll also be listed on WaveCheck.ca with the optional dedication and receive campaign updates.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    15 claimed

  • $50CAD
    T-shirt? Check! (+more)

    Spread the word with a stylish WaveCheck T-shirt in your size of choice. You'll also be listed on WaveCheck.ca with the optional dedication, campaign updates and the WorldWideBreastCancer.com image.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    71 claimed

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    $50CAD
    Intro to Rock Climbing Package

    Help a great cause and get active in North Toronto! You’ll receive an introductory rock-climbing package to True North Climbing, an indoor climbing gym located at the Downsview Park Sports Centre. The voucher includes a one-hour lesson day pass, equipment rental and a two-week membership including unlimited climbing and free equipment use. You’ll also be listed on WaveCheck.ca with the optional dedication, campaign updates and the WorldWideBreastCancer.com image.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    5 out of 5 claimed

  • $100CAD
    Know Your Body (+more)

    "the moment came when I knew my body" is a visual poem created by Canadian poet Sonnet L'Abbé in response to the WaveCheck technology, "to capture that sense of time standing still, and time rushing way too fast, that happens with a diagnosis." See the Artists' Profile on WaveCheck.ca for details. You'll also be listed on WaveCheck.ca with optional dedication and updates, along with the other previous perks to this level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    22 claimed

  • $200CAD
    Fund 1 person for 1 week

    Become a direct sponsor for one person in the WaveCheck study. Your donation will directly fund one week of a woman's or man’s participation in the study, which will allow that person to monitor the progress their chemotherapy as soon as possible instead of waiting four to six months to know if the chemo is working. You'll also receive the previous perks to the $100 level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    10 claimed

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    $500CAD
    Spring Glory for breast cancer

    Lila Miller is a Finnish-Canadian artist with a love for nature, colour and travel. "Spring Glory" is a vibrant painting that she hopes will brighten the day of all who see it. With flowers in full bloom, Lila captured the strength and beauty of women and men affected by breast cancer. This is Lila's second donation to the WaveCheck campaign. She is also a member of the Women's Art Association of Canada. You'll also receive the previous perks to the $100 level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • $500CAD
    Moment of Discovery

    As captured by Deniz Seker, "Don't Go Back to Sleep" was inspired by WaveCheck's powerful images and include fragments of Greg and Michael's original notebooks. You'll receive a limited edition reprint of the original canvas, which includes all three signatures. See the Artists' Profiles on WaveCheck.ca for a sample image and details. You'll also receive the previous perks to the $100 level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    4 out of 100 claimed

  • $800CAD
    Fund 1 woman for 1 month

    Become a direct sponsor for a woman in the WaveCheck study. Your generous donation will directly fund one month of a woman’s participation in the WaveCheck study, which will allow her to monitor the progress her chemotherapy as soon as possible instead of waiting four to six months to know if her chemo is working. You'll also receive the previous perks to the $100 level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    2 claimed

  • $1,100CAD
    Every Woman's Big Day

    Created from life in a Denver studio, The Big Day by Ashlee Trcka depicts a woman preparing for her wedding day, capturing the beauty and grace that all brides share (20”x 16”; oil on linen canvas; unframed). See the Artists' Profiles on WaveCheck.ca for a sample image and other details. You will also receive the previous perks to the $100 level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $2,000CAD
    Original Moment of Discovery

    As captured by Deniz Seker, "Don't Go Back to Sleep" (30″ x 40″; gallery canvas; mixed media) was inspired by WaveCheck's powerful images and include fragments of Greg and Michael's original notebooks. The original canvas is personally signed by the artist and both inventors. Deniz is a member of the Women's Art Association of Canada. See the Artists' Profiles on WaveCheck.ca for a sample image and details. You'll also receive the previous perks to the $100 level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $2,500CAD
    A Mother's Universal Moment

    Claire Sinclair's “Checking the Children” (23.5″ x 20″; framed) shows an Irish Mother captured in a moment every mother will recognize. Part of a 12-part series depicting Canadian Pioneer life, Sinclair's work is painstakingly researched and lovingly detailed. She is also a member of the Women's Art Association of Canada. See the Artists' Profiles on WaveCheck.ca for a sample image and other details. You will also receive the previous perks to the $100 level.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $5,000CAD
    Fund 1 person for the study

    Your generosity will fund one person to participate in Greg and Michael's study with their clinical partners (note this figure does not include study start-up costs). You will receive the previous perks to the $100 level plus footnote acknowledgement as a research funder in a forthcoming academic paper on the parallel studies.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    0 out of 5 claimed

  • $10,000CAD
    Fund 2 women for the study

    Your generosity will fund two women to participate in Greg and Michael's study with their clinical partners (note this figure does not include study start-up costs). You will receive the previous perks to the $100 level plus footnote acknowledgement as a research funder in a forthcoming academic paper on the parallel studies.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    1 out of 5 claimed

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