We’re committed to transparency, efficiency and accountability.

Every day we strive to reduce the cost of fundraising, enabling more to be invested into innovative research projects.


Annual Reports

Annual Report 2017

 
 
 
 

Financial Statements

 

Financials Frequently Asked Questions

How are donated funds used?
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We fund childhood cancer research projects across Australia. Our investment into childhood cancer research is reported in our financial statements each year. 
Who decides where the money goes?
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Donated funds are allocated annually by The Kids' Cancer Project Board of Directors following advice from an independent Research Advisory Committee. Our competitive annual grant scheme supports research projects on any type of childhood cancer. Grant applications are reviewed and ranked by the Research Advisory Committee, whose recommendations are used by the Board to award funds.
What impact are you making?
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The Kids’ Cancer Project is an independent national charity supporting childhood cancer research. Since 1993, thanks to strong community support, the charity has contributed tens of millions of dollars to scientific research projects to help children with many types of cancer.
 
Who do you report to?
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The Directors of The Kids’ Cancer Project are subject to all the sanctions and rules provided in the Corporations Law administered by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) as well as those of the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission (ACNC).

Our financial management is audited by external auditors in accordance with Australian Auditing Standards and published online annually. The Kids’ Cancer Project holds licences to fundraise in all states and territories of Australia.