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         Kids with Cancer Foundation






               ids  with  Cancer  Foundation                                                                                time  social  worker  at  Sydney’s
               provides direct financial as-                                                                                 Bear Cottage, and two additional
       Ksistance  to  young  families                                                                                       social  work  positions  at  The
        of  pre-teen  children  (0-12yrs)  in                                                                               Children’s Hospital at Westmead.
        financial  difficulties  due  to  their
                                                                                                                           These amazing achievements are
        child  being  treated  for  cancer
                                                                                                                          only  possible  with  the  continued
        through  all  Australian  children’s
                                                                                                                          kindness of our supporters.
        hospitals. Unlike most other char-
        ities Kids with Cancer Foundation                                                                                  If  you  would  like  more  informa-
        is able to pass on 100% of all your                                                                               tion on how you can help us make
        direct donations to where they are                                                                                a difference in a Child’s life. Please
        most  needed,  the  kids.  No  man-                                                                               visit our website:
        agement fees, salaries or running                                                                                 www.kidswithcancer.org.au or
        costs of the foundation are taken                                                                                 Freecall 1800 255 522
        from donations.


                                               Since  1998  we  have  given  over     donated,  making  us  a  ‘Founder’
                                              $24.1  million  which  has  not  only   of the hospital since 2005.
                                              been passed on to families, but has
                                                                                    •  Monash     Children’s   Hospital
                                              helped  Hospital  networks  around
                                                                                      in  Victoria,  $1.2  million  was
                                              Australia, in the following ways;
                                                                                      given  to  build  and  fit  out  the
                                              •  Sydney Children’s Hospital, Kids     Children’s  Cancer  Centre  with
                                                Cancer Centre where $8.7 million      continued     funding    of   the
                                                has been donated, for clinician’s     social work position there.
                                                salaries,   ward   refurbishment
                                                                                    •  The  South  Australian  Women’s
                                                including  $1.5  million  to  con-
                                                                                      and  Children’s  Hospital  where
                                                struct  the  Kids  Cancer  Research
                                                                                      $1.88  million  has  been  given  to
                                                Centre,  making  us  their  largest
                                                                                      support  the  Oncology  Fellow’s
                                                ever donor.
                                                                                      position.
                                              •  The  Children’s  Hospital  at West-
                                                                                    •  We  provide  funding  for  a  full
                                                mead,  $7.5  million  has  been

                                                   Making a difference







                                                          in children’s lives




                                                                         since 1998






                                                  Meet baby Zack, he was diagnosed with Medulloblastoma, which is a very rare brain tumour
















                                                  at just 8 months old. Zack underwent neurosurgery and received twelve months of intensive


















                                                  ŝŶƚƌĂǀĞŶŽƵƐ ĐŚĞŵŽƚŚĞƌĂƉLJ͘  ƵƌŝŶŐ ƚŚŝƐ ƟŵĞ ĂĐŬ ƐƵīĞƌĞĚ ŐƌĞĂƚůLJ ĨƌŽŵ ŵƵůƟƉůĞ ƐŝĚĞͲĞīĞĐƚƐ










                                                  ĂŶĚ ĐŽŵƉůŝĐĂƟŽŶƐ ŽĨ ƚƌĞĂƚŵĞŶƚ ĂŶĚ ǁĂƐ ĂŶ ŝŶƉĂƟĞŶƚ ĨŽƌ ƚŚĞ ŵŽƐƚ ƉĂƌƚ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ LJĞĂƌ͘

                                                  While Zack was receiving treatment he needed his mother by his side. Unable to work the














                                                  ĨĂŵŝůLJ ƐƵīĞƌĞĚ ŐƌĞĂƚůLJ ĮŶĂŶĐŝĂůůLJ͘ dŚŝƐ ŝƐ ǁŚĞƌĞ ǁĞ ĂƌĞ ĂďůĞ ƚŽ ƉƌŽǀŝĚĞ ĂƐƐŝƐƚĂŶĐĞ͕ ďLJ ƉĂLJŝŶŐ






















                                                  ƌĞŶƚ͕ ŵŽƌƚŐĂŐĞ ƉĂLJŵĞŶƚƐ͕ ƵƟůŝƚLJ ďŝůůƐ͕ ĐĂƌ ƌĞŐŝƐƚƌĂƟŽŶƐ ĂŶĚ ƐĂĚůLJ ĞǀĞŶ ĨƵŶĞƌĂůƐ͘


                                                  tĞ ĂƌĞ ĐƵƌƌĞŶƚůLJ ƉƌŽǀŝĚŝŶŐ ŽǀĞƌ Ψϯϱ͕ϬϬϬ ĞĂĐŚ ŵŽŶƚŚ ŝŶ ĮŶĂŶĐŝĂů ĂƐƐŝƐƚĂŶĐĞ ƚŽ ĨĂŵŝůŝĞƐ ůŝŬĞ









                                                  ĂĐŬ͛Ɛ͘ dŽ ďĞ ĂďůĞ ƚŽ ĐŽŶƟŶƵĞ ƚŚĞƐĞ ƉĂLJŵĞŶƚƐ͕ ǁĞ ŶĞĞĚ LJŽƵ͊͊ ,ĞůƉ ƵƐ ďLJ ǀŝƐŝƟŶŐ͘͘͘

































                                                  www.kidswithcancer.org.au or free call on 1800 255 522
















                                                  Help us make a difference in the life of a child’s like Zack’s TODAY!


















               Our promise is that 100% of all direct donations

















               will be passed on to the families in their entirety                                                                                           ssmsyd9031
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