Funding science to help kids with cancer
Funding science to help kids with cancer
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Welcome to The Kids' Cancer Project

We are an independent national charity supporting childhood cancer research. Since 1993, thanks to strong community support, we have been able to contribute tens of millions of dollars to scientific studies to help children with many types of cancer. Learn more

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People have pledged support to end childhood cancer.

Let's raise funds together

Whether you want to dress up, bake a difference, or just go crazy you can be a community champion by fundraising with The Kids’ Cancer Project. We’ll support you every step of the way in whatever you choose to do.

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Upcoming Events
  • Sep01
    Write a Book in a Day
  • Sep19
    Blackmores Running Festival
  • Sep24
    The Bloody Long Day
  • Sep30
    Lose Your Locks
  • Sep30
    Cupcakes 4 a Cure

Write a Book in a Day

  September 01, 2021
  Australia wide

Write a Book in a Day is a competition for students in years 5 to 12 and adult writing groups. Teams of up to ten write, illustrate and publish a book in 12 hours. Registrations open on 1 May. The competition runs from 1 June to 31 August. Students can fundraise until 30 September.

Registrations open 1 May 2021

Blackmores Running Festival

  September 19, 2021
  Sydney, NSW

Blackmores Marathon Run one of the world's most scenic Marathons, crossing over the Sydney Harbour Bridge and finishing at the Sydney Opera House. Which race will you choose to raise vital funds for childhood cancer research?

The Bloody Long Day

  September 24, 2021
  Anywhere

The Bloody Long Day is a 24hr Ultra Triathlon which started in 2019 by a humble father and fundraiser named Mark. This September, Mark challenges YOU to join him and take on your own Bloody Long Day. Will it be a 24hr triathlon? or will you split up the time? A relay with friends? What can you imagine?

Lose Your Locks

  September 30, 2021
  Australia wide

Clip, cut or chop your hair! Shaving your head or getting a short crop is a great way to show solidarity for kids affected by cancer and to fundraise for childhood cancer research. You can Lose Your Locks as an individual or grab your mates and make this a team challenge!

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Cupcakes 4 a Cure

  September 30, 2021
  Australia wide

Bake a difference for childhood cancer research all year long! Sell your fresh baked cupcakes at a morning or afternoon tea at your school, workplace or just between friends to raise funds for the bold research needed to find better treatments and ultimately a cure for childhood cancer. 

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What's better than running, walking or rolling 90kms?

Saving lives while you do it! Join us this September as we take on The Better Challenge. Run, walk or roll 90km’s throughout the month and help raise money for cancer treatments that are kinder, gentler and more effective. You can help create a better future for kids with cancer.

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