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Every day, someone just like you is helping us raise the vital funds that we need to help make the cancer journey easier for children, and their families.

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Congratulations to Anna Perry and Rita Lim, who, as the facilitators of our Early Intervention Oncology Playgroup, were recognised with the 2021 Children’s Week Play Award.

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Travis Boak receives Jim Stynes Community Leadership Award Boak Leadership Award 800x550 1

Childhood Cancer Ambassador Travis Boak has been awarded the Jim Stynes Community Leadership Award at the 2021 Brownlow Medal for his 11+ years of work supporting children with cancer, and their families.

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Childhood Cancer Association volunteers, supporters and partners were hosted at a reception at Government House, to thank them for their ongoing support and dedication to children with cancer, and their families.

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Oh what a night! Together, we raised an amazing $382,313 at the inaugural Gold Ribbon Gala which means we can continue to have a positive impact on the mental health and well-being of families impacted by childhood cancer.

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Meet Junior Ambassadors - Jemima and Vittoria Jemima Vittora 800x550

Tuesday 1 June, 2021

We're delighted to welcome Jemima Leydon and Vittoria D'Ortenzio to our Junior Ambassador Program. Both will represent the Childhood Cancer Association at events, assist with fundraising initiatives and inspire community groups.

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Watch Thomas’s Story

Watch this 5 minute film where Chris Hartley talks through his family’s journey after his son’s diagnosis of a brain tumour and the support he received from the Childhood Cancer Association.

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