Volunteer

Give the gift of your time

Volunteer your time today and make a brighter tomorrow

As a small organisation, volunteers are vital to our success. Without volunteers, much of the work we do would not be possible. Donating your time is a rewarding and effective way to become more involved at a grass roots level of our charity. You can also meet new people, create new friendships, learn new skills or share your existing skills.

Internships

Internships

Strengthen your CV while studying by helping us in the area you want to start your career

Community

Community

Raise awareness and funds for childhood cancer research in your local community.

Bus drivers

Bus drivers

If you carry the relevant license in your state, you could drive our big yellow bus to events.

Event support

Event support

Help us set up stalls, sell merchandise, and escort our mascot Oscar at events nationwide.

Bear packing

Bear packing

This job takes place 9:30am - 11am every Tuesday and Thursday in our Rosebery offices.

Office support

Office support

Our HQ is based in Rosebery, NSW. Support the team with your general office admin skills.

Expression of interest

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • I want to help children in hospital, is this available?

    No, The Kids' Cancer Project do not work directly with children. Our organisation raises money to fund childhood cancer research and our expertise lie in fundraising etc. We are unable to offer volunteering in hospitals as this is closely managed by each hospital itself.

  • How do I find out more information or register my interest?

    For more information on any of our volunteering opportunities, please contact us on 1800 651 158 or via email – info@tkcp.org.au

Upcoming Events

We're always on the lookout for volunteers to help with setting up stalls, selling merchandise and escorting our mascot Oscar around.

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Upcoming Events
  • May14
    Pirate Day
  • May31
    Cupcakes 4 a Cure
  • May31
    Lose Your Locks
  • Jun01
    Write a Book in a Day
  • Aug08
    The Sun-Herald City2Surf

Pirate Day

  May 14, 2021
  Australia wide

Dress up like a pirate, bring your treasure, and raise money for kids' brain cancer research. The ship is pushing out again on Friday 14th May 2021 but you can register any date that suits you and your crew.

Register today

Cupcakes 4 a Cure

  May 31, 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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Lose Your Locks

  May 31, 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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Write a Book in a Day

  June 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

The Sun-Herald City2Surf

  August 08, 2021
  Sydney, NSW

The World's Largest Fun Run, The Sun-Herald City2Surf, will be back on Sunday, August 8, 2021. Bringing 85,000 people together from all walks of life to run, jog, walk or stroll the famous 14km course from Sydney’s CBD to the iconic Bondi Beach. Save the date for another spectacular year and get ready to fundraise for kids cancer...

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