Breast Cancer Research Centre - WA

Fundraising Campaigns

Current & Past Fundraising Campaigns

We are honoured to have been the beneficiary of so many fantastic fundraising campaigns and events.

Perth Radiological Clinic raises $9519

Thanks to PRC who donated $10 from every mammogram in October 2018 to coincide with Breast Cancer Awareness Week. Professor Chan was delighted to be presented with a cheque for  $9519.

Susanna’s Afternoon Tea

Susanna De Castro’s family will continue to run Susanna’s Afternoon Tea to honour her memory and to raise funds for BCRC-WA.

In 2018, her family raised $7104. Our sincerest thanks to all.

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Attendees at the Something Pink fundraiser in Kalgoorlie in 2018

Something Pink

Something Pink is now an annual fundraising event in Kalgoorlie which raises much needed funds for BCRC-WA. In 2019, an amazing $90,000 was raised. Thank you Something Pink. You are amazing!

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Narelle Helsmans Raising Hope

Raising Hope

Through Raising Hope, a charity for breast cancer research, the legacy of its founder, Narelle Helsmans, lives on.

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The Gibb River Challenge

The Kalamunda Bush Fire Brigade faces danger everyday, but the fieries there reckon that pales into insignificance  compared to a metastatic breast cancer diagnosis. They raised $10,096 to help us continue our life saving clincial trials. Read their story here.

Trek the Kokoda

For 8 nights in April 2018, Karl Keegan trekked the Kokoda and raised $5650 for BCRC-WA. Thank you Karl, the money you raised goes fully to benefit patients.

Aaron Dark's head shave

Aarons’ Big Shave

To thank Prof. Chan for caring for his sister, Aaron Dark wanted to raise funds for BCRC-WA. After growing his beard and hair for nearly
two years, he shaved it off in July and raised $4900. As Aaron says,
donations are like boobs, little or large, each and every one counts!
Thanks Aaron.

Willow Warren is Goldielock's Gone

Goldielocks gone for BCRC-WA

Willow Warren feels lucky because she doesn’t have breast cancer but she’s had 4 people close to her diagnosed with the disease. This compelled her to do something to help so she lost her locks to raise funds. Read her story at fundraising platform Chuffed.

Rottnest Channel Swim

Rottnest Channel Swim

David ‘Macca’ McCarthy is taking part in the 2019 Rottnest Channel Swim. He’s inspired by the work of BCRC-WA and wants help by raising money as part of his swim. To support Macca visit Everydayhero.

Mycause and Everydayhero online fundraising

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Mycause or Everydayhero

Cherrilyn’s hair raises $2583 for BCRC-WA

In October 2018, as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Cherrilyn Lee cut her hair, and at the same time, raised funds for BCRC-WA. She as inspired to do so after losing a friend to breast cancer.

Start a fundraiser to allow us to continue our research into the causes, prevention and treatment for breast cancer.