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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Eg: skills, experience, qualifications (First Aid, WWC etc).
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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
  • Mar01
    Cupcakes 4 a Cure
  • Mar20
    Channel 7 Port to Pub
  • Apr01
    Lose Your Locks
  • Apr11
    The Canberra Times Marathon Festival
  • May05
    Corporate Golf Day

Cupcakes 4 a Cure

  March 01, 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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Channel 7 Port to Pub

  March 20, 2021
  Perth, WA

The Channel 7 Port to Pub with Hotel Rottnest is an annual open water swimming event in Perth, Western Australia. The swim starts at Leighton Beach in Fremantle and finishes at Rottnest Island. Swim in the 19km or 25km to raise funds for The Kids' Cancer Project today!

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Lose Your Locks

  April 01, 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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The Canberra Times Marathon Festival

  April 11, 2021
  Canberra, ACT

The Marathon course takes you around Canberra's historic streets. You'll run a loop of Parliament to State Circle while raising money for our charity!

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Corporate Golf Day

  May 05, 2021
  St Michael’s Golf Club, Little Bay, NSW

Swing into action on Wednesday 5 May for our annual corporate golf day. Join us at the prestigious St Michael’s Golf Club for a round of golf, followed by a sit down meal and hear from The Kids’ Cancer Project CEO Owen Finegan. Email patrick@tkcp.org.au to learn more. Sponsorship opportunities available.