Why participate in Pajamas and Pancakes?

Did you know...

  • Right now, there are 4,000 kids battling cancer in Ontario? ​
  • Families can lose more than 1/3 of their after-tax income when there is a child in cancer treatment? ​
  • As many as 60% of survivors will face ongoing complications due to their cancer and/or its treatment?​

Meet some of our childhood cancer champions. Their compelling stories will inspire you!

By participating in Pajamas and Pancakes you'll be raising funds that will directly help kids battling cancer and their families. Learn more about the difference you'll make.


Our Proud Partner: LifeLabs

As the largest community diagnostic laboratory in Canada, LifeLabs has been committed to building a healthier Canada for over 50 years. Caring is one of LifeLabs’ core values – we care deeply for our patients, each other and our communities. We are a community supporter and next-door neighbour for thousands of Canadians which is why we champion causes that enrich the communities where we live. LifeLabs is proud to sponsor the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) Pajamas and Pancakes program.

Learn more about LifeLabs.

What day do Pancakes and POGO have in common?

Pancake Tuesday!

This February 13th add some POGO to your Pancake Tuesday in support kids cancer care. Donate the proceeds of your Pancake Tuesday event to POGO or plan a fundraiser - and even add in some cozy pajamas - in support of POGO during Pancake Tuesday month.


POGO | 480 University Avenue, Suite 1014 | Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1V2, Canada | 1-855-FOR POGO (367-7646) ​​

Charitable Registration Number: 871067245RR0001

IT'S ALL ABOUT THE PAJAMAS AND PANCAKES!

Pull on your favourite pjs, gather the gang and share a short stack for a big cause.

Host your own FUNdraising pajama party or event and help champion kids' cancer care. It's the FUNdraising event that everyone will love, so get your family, friends and co-workers into their jammies and let's get cooking for an incredible cause!


Grab your pjs and set the table. It's as easy as 1-2-3!

1. SIGN UP: Click on "REGISTER" and follow the easy, step-by-step registration process to create your own FUNdraising page. Once you've registered you're all set to host a pajama party, pancake extravaganza or your own event creation!

2. FUNDRAISE: Invite family, friends and co-workers and have them join in the fun

3. HOST: Grab your favourite pjs, stack up the pancakes and be a champion for kids' cancer care


Need help? Don't worry, as soon as you register your own personal fundraising coach will be in touch within 24 hours to answer any questions and to make sure you're on the right track.

Need some ideas to get started? Visit 'Host a Fundraiser' to get some inspiration or email our Pajamas and Pancakes headquarters at events@pogo.ca.