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Cancer Research Funding Raffle – Results for Raffle LS041478

Children’s Leukaemia & Cancer Research Foundation (Inc) holds regular raffles to raise funds for child cancer & leukaemia research. Results are now available for raffle LS041478

Permit No LS041478

First prize $20,000 : Ticket no 81412

Second prize $4,000 : Ticket no 132481

Third prize $1,000 : Ticket no 440752

All winners notified. Next raffle details to be announced.

Child Cancer Leukaemia Treatment – Research Sheds New Light

A Telethon Kids Institute Research study examining drug resistance in leukaemia patients has shed new light on why some treatments may be more effective than others.

The study, which looked at cells from children suffering from T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL), examined how different genes were associated with resistance to different drugs in an effort to improve treatment success.

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Raffle Results – Drawn 19/10/12

Permit No LS040832

First prize $20,000 : Ticket no 071656

Second prize $4,000 : Ticket no 169944

Third prize $1,000 : Ticket no 088546

All winners notified. Next raffle details to be announced.

Mark Gibbens Join the Dots

markgibbbens250-232x300AN endurance walker will dedicate each day of his trek from Perth to Sydney early next year to someone who has had cancer, and is inviting nominations from the West Australian public. Mark Gibbens, 45, a registered nurse from Adelaide, aims to raise $100,000 for cancer research during his 5300km, three-month walk.

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Woolworths Support

woolworths-2008-thanks-e1339291155223-150x150On Saturday November 22 at GreyhoundsWA, Cannington, Brad Bolin, Regional Manager Woolworths WA, presented Foundation Chairman Geoff Cattach with a cheque for $335,757 raised by Woolworths staff and supporters throughout Western Australia.In front of a large crowd Brad acknowledged the tremendous effort especially those at Karratha and Mandurah stores who between them raised in excess of $70,000.

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Woolworths Support of Child Cancer Research

woolworths_present_check-300x243On the 24 November 2007, Woolworths (WA) held a special family night at Cannington Greyhounds. At this fun night, filled with music,bouncy castles, auctions and raffles a cheque was presented to Foundation Chairman, Geoff Cattach, for the magnificent amount of $304,409.01 by Woolworths (WA) Regional Manager – Brad Bolin.

These funds were raised during the 2007 ‘Fresh Future Campaign’ of which the Children’s Leukaemia & Cancer Research Foundation and Princess Margaret Hospital are the beneficiaries.

Our heartfelt thanks to all at Woolworths (WA) for their dedication and hardwork during, the 2007 campaign. Woolworths Staff & Customers have been our loyal supporters for many, many years.

Early in 2008 an additional amount of $17,569 was also received by the Foundation.

Please help Woolworths continue their wonderful support of our vital research by supporting them at your local Woolworths store.