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Katelyn jumps ship!

This month, the Foundation will sadly say goodbye to an integral part of the CLCRF family, Executive Assistant Katelyn Lush.

Katelyn has been working at the Foundation for seven years and she has been such great value to the team, always showing her dedication by going above and beyond to support the cause.

In 2016, Katelyn shaved her head to raise $13,500 for childhood cancer research. She then decided to push herself and her fundraising efforts even further in 2018 by participating in the CLCRF South West Bike Trek, spending 10 months training in the lead-up to the 600km ride.

Katelyn proved that you can do anything you can set your mind to and she was one of the first to put her hand up to participate in the Bike Trek again the following year.

“I will miss working with such a great team and doing fun things to raise awareness and vital funding for child cancer research,” said Katelyn.

As sad as Katelyn’s departure is for the Foundation, we are so proud to see her be offered such an exciting opportunity at the Royal Australian Navy as a Boatswains Mate. Katelyn will start her training in March and we have no doubt that she will excel in the role.

When asked if she will continue to support the Foundation, Katelyn did not hesitate to express her dedication. “Absolutely!” Katelyn declared. “First I was a volunteer, then I became a staff member and now I will get to continue my support in a whole new way as a Member.”

As our newly appointed Communications Coordinator, Sophie Galati will be taking over Katelyn’s responsibilities at the CLCRF office. “I know I’ve got big shoes to fill,” said Sophie. “But I’m so excited to join the wonderful team at CLCRF and be a part of an organisation that does such important work.”

On behalf of everyone at the Foundation, we would like to thank Katelyn for all of her hard work and commitment over the past seven years and we wish her all the best on her new venture. The Royal Australian Navy is lucky to have you, Katelyn! Your enthusiasm, motivation and positivity will be truly missed by us all.

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Entertain yourself all year round!

CLCRF has been fundraising with Entertainment™ for over 20 years now and for the first time ever, they have decided to go 100% digital with their all-new memberships, offering an exciting new way for our supporters to support the Foundation!

Entertainment™ has taken the best things about their Entertainment Book and turned it into 3 new Digital Memberships, allowing you to conveniently search, save and redeem thousands of offers near you in an instant. New offers are also added regularly for more value all year round!

You no longer need to wait until May each year to get your new discounts – you can purchase your Entertainment™ Membership at any time of the year, and it will update the offers available as you go. You can then renew annually from your subscription date if you choose to.

When you purchase your Digital Entertainment™ Membership from us, 20% of each sale will go towards continuing CLCRF’s ground-breaking research into childhood cancers.

Here’s why you’ll LOVE the new Digital Entertainment™ Memberships:

  • 12 months of savings – you’ll always get a full year no matter when you purchase
  • User-friendly and you can instantly search offers near your exact location
  • 20% of every sale goes towards a good cause
  • Environmentally sustainable, with no wasted paper from unused vouchers
  • New offers added automatically so there’s no more waiting for the next print run
  • Makes for the perfect gift that keeps on giving for your friends and family

Purchase your Digital Entertainment™ Membership today!

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Make a Difference in 2020!

It’s a new year, which means it’s time to put your New Year’s resolutions in motion! New Year’s resolutions are the perfect opportunity to make a positive change in your life and help make a difference.

There are so many ways, big and small, to become involved with CLCRF and help make a difference in the lives of children facing a cancer diagnosis.

This year, why not become a CLCRF member? CLCRF is a low maintenance, low involvement charitable organisation and as a member you can be confident that your financial donation goes directly to the important research into childhood cancer.

As a member, you will be sent newsletters, keeping you informed about the Foundation and the successes that your support has helped make possible. You will also be invited to participate in the numerous exciting events we hold each year and will have voting rights at our AGM.

Becoming a CLCRF member is not the only way you can help support the Foundation! Here are some other ways you can help to make a difference this year:

With so many ways to support childhood cancer research at CLCRF, there is no reason why you can’t fulfil your resolution to help make a difference in 2020!