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Cherish Women's Cancer Foundation

Cherish Challenge - Larapinta 2020

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We're going bush for women’s cancer!  

We’re taking Cherish to the red centre of Australia by trekking the epic Larapinta Trail in 2020. We need to mobilise as many friends, workmates and families as possible to trek this ancient land for modern research.

Each year in Australia, 6,000 women and girls are diagnosed with gynaecological cancer. One-third of these women will not do well. We urgently need to improve the odds of surviving gynaecological cancer, and the most effective way is through research. Our teams of researchers are ready. They are only limited by the funds available.

How will your donation help?

You’ll be helping the 6,000 women and girls diagnosed with gynaecological cancer each year and their families.

1. 100% of the money raised will support research that improves survival rates, treatments and ways to detect and prevent gynaecological cancer. There are successful research trials that have changed how doctors treat patients and which would never have started without fundraising support. Currently, research trials in uterine, ovarian and vulval cancer need funding. These projects will address impactful research problems, some of which have been unsolved for more than 30 years. 

2. You and Cherish will raise awareness that saves lives. The more women know about this disease and its symptoms, the more likely they are to see their doctor if something’s not right. Awareness will help prevention.

3. You’ll show your support to women and girls across the world. Unlike breast cancer, gynaecological cancer is not well-known or understood. Often women diagnosed with it face unnecessary stigma and embarrassment. By fundraising, you’re saying to each of them, “I am with you.”

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Help Cherish Women's Cancer Foundation to reach their goal of $200,000

$2,360 raised

Contact Details

PO Box 82
ROYAL BRISBANE HOSPITAL QLD, 4029

0488333723

Are donations tax deductible?

Yes

Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.