Join us this September to shine a spotlight on this devastating disease

Seventy per cent of Australians are unaware that more kids die from cancer than any other disease in this country. With awareness, comes support. Government funding only stretches so far so it is vital the community step up to help fund the scientific research so urgently needed. Read our ideas below or download our Advocate Kit today.

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Lights!

Let’s light Australia’s buildings gold. We want everyone to swap their white outdoor bulbs for golden globes to honour children with cancer.

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Camera!

Get creative and share your Instagram-able golden moments with family and friends. Tag us in as we’d love to see them too. 

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Action!

Have fun with fundraising by hosting an event of any size or style. Keep it casual with cupcakes or go grand with a gala.

Swap your white globes for gold this September.

What businesses, buildings or monuments could you influence to light up for kids with cancer? Write and ask them to glow gold for one night or the whole month. Download our Advocate Kit for letter samples. 
 


 Sydney Opera House went gold on 1 September

 
Read more: "You're not alone": Opera House goes gold to honour kids with cancer.

Your mobile phone is a powerful awareness tool

We call them phones yet we probably use those devices that live in our pockets and bags more for texting, scrolling through social media news and taking photos. This September put all three to good use with these ideas.

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Follow us and share 

Raising awareness for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month can be as simple as hitting ‘Like’ and ‘Share’ on all our posts as you scroll Facebook.

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Turn your profile pic gold

Use our “Go Gold in September” Facebook frame for your profile picture. Start a trend by asking family and friends to follow suit. 

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Create your own posts

Share your own golden pics and inspirational quotes on your social networks. Tag us on Instagram with @TheKidsCancerProject and #gogoldforkidscancer.

We encourage you to get involved your way.

Whether you keep it low-key by selling gold ribbons, host an intimate afternoon tea, or go large with a community event that will be talked about all year, every dollar will make a difference for children with cancer. 

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Cupcakes 4 a Cure 

Sell your cupcakes at a morning or afternoon tea at your school, workplace or just between friends to raise funds for childhood cancer research.

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Gold ribbons

Support childhood cancer research by selling gold ribbons or our other merchandise at your school, office or community group. 

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Create an event

Don’t be restricted by our ideas. Create your own event, big or small, to raise awareness and funds for kids’ cancer research.

Download our Advocate Kit

This toolkit has even more fundraising ideas along with helpful tips and how-tos. You could start a 'Parmi Army' or host a 'Golden Day'! Together we will fund the scientific research to find answers, better treatments and ultimately a cure for children with cancer.

Complete the form to download the Advocate Kit.

Contact us
If you’d like to discuss how you can get involved with Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, call 1800 651 158 or complete the form above.
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The Kids' Cancer Project is an ACNC Registered Charity 
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