You can be a hero for kids’ cancer.

Creating your own fundraiser is easy! Choose one of our ideas, or come up with your own. Whatever you decide, our dedicated fundraising team are here to help every step of the way. 
Dress up day
Choose a theme and pick a date to hold a fun dress up day at your workplace,  school or sports club. Gold coin donations can be collected from everyone who participates. 
Lose your locks
Raise awareness and funds for childhood cancer research by snipping your strands or shaving your scalp. Why not grab your mates and make this a team challenge!

Colouring in competition
Download our Orlando Pirate Bear colouring in sheet, collect gold coins for entry and then judge to see who colours best.

Have an idea of your own?
We want to hear your fundraising ideas! Call us toll free on 1800 651 158 or email us
Watch how these amazing kids made a difference
"We wanted to do something to help our baby brother and kids like him. So we shaved our heads and raised $135,000! We’re proud we raised awareness and more people now know kids get cancer too." Luke and Charlotte Forwood, NSW

Fundraising offline
Host a fundraising event or activity of your choice and collect cash donations. For instance, you might sell tickets for an event or raffle. Simply forward the funds you raise to us once your fundraiser is complete.

Before you start, complete the Agreement to Fundraise form and send it to us for approval.
Fundraising online
By creating an online fundraising page, you can easily collect credit card donations, promote your event and show a running tally of the funds you have raised.

Every donation made will be recorded on your webpage and your supporters will be sent a tax deductible receipt.
To fundraise online, simply head to our Everyday Hero page and hit the Start Fundraising button.
But before you start, read our Fundraising Guidelines to make sure your fundraising idea complies with the necessary legal requirements in your state.
Once you have registered your fundraiser we will send you all tips and tools you need to make it a success!

Frequently Asked Questions

I would like to fundraise, how do I get started?
Collapse -
Expand +
First you’ll need to decide how you would like to fundraise. You can either join an existing fundraier or create your own activity. Once you have decided, simply register with us and we’ll help you get started.
Can you give me some fundraising ideas?
Collapse -
Expand +
Yes, please register your interest in fundraising for us, and we will provide you with ideas, tools and support materials to inspire you and help you get started. You can call us on 1800 651 158 or email
Do I need to register my fundraiser with The Kids’ Cancer Project?
Collapse -
Expand +
Yes, under the 1991 Charitable Fundraising Acts, any individual or groups wishing to fundraise for The Kids’ Cancer Project must register, including date, venue/s, and type of fundraising being conducted. Before you start to fundraise, you must register your fundraiser with us by using the Agreement to Fundraise form
How do I register my fundraiser with The Kids’ Cancer Project?
Collapse -
Expand +
Please return a completed Agreement to Fundraise form to us via or post to:
Fundraising, The Kids’ Cancer Project, PO Box 6400, Alexandria NSW 2018.
Once we have received your form and approved your fundraiser, we will provide you with an Authority to Fundraise Letter and support materials to help make your fundraising a great success.
Or, if you wish to fundraise online, simply go to and create a fundraising page to get started today.
Who do I contact at The Kids' Cancer Project for support?
Collapse -
Expand +
Don't hesitate to call us on 1800 651 158 or email One of our friendly staff members will be happy to help. 
Be a hero and make a difference for kids with cancer today!