Hosting a fundraising event is a great way to support TROG Cancer Research, our commitment to finding new and innovative ways to treat and manage cancer and have a good time while doing so!
Fundraising can take on many forms – it can be as simple or as elaborate as you choose. It can be a one-off event, a regular activity in the workplace, or a series of small events in the lead up to a particular milestone.
No matter what the event, it’s a fantastic opportunity to show support for those affected by cancer and those working to treat it.
By hosting a fundraising event and contributing to the life-saving research that TROG Cancer Research conducts you will have the satisfaction of helping to support those who are suffering from cancer.
If you are interested in hosting a fundraising event in support of TROG Cancer Research, feel free to contact us to discuss how we can assist you make it a success.
In lieu of your family and friends buying gifts to commemorate a special milestone birthday or wedding, encourage them to give a gift to help cancer patients by donating to TROG Cancer Research.
By supporting research that will benefit current and future generations, their gift will last more than a lifetime.
All donations of $2.00 and over are fully tax deductible and you will receive a receipt from TROG Cancer Research.
You may already have an idea in mind, or we have a few suggestions that might help:
- Morning or afternoon tea
- Charity movie night
- Barbeques or sausage sizzle
- Golf event
- Cake stall
- Head shave
- Fashion parade
- Fishing competition
- Sports challenge (trek, run, swim)
- Luncheon or dinner event
Each October we host our annual Tea4TROG event. It provides a great opportunity to connect with local businesses and community members over a high tea while also raising valuable funds for TROG Cancer Research.
As our TROG Cancer Research high tea fundraiser grows in success year on year, our last event proved to be no exception with the sold-out event celebrating record numbers.
Hosted by cancer survivor and radio broadcaster Julie McCrossin, the event was entertaining and informative as Julie spoke of her own experience of head and neck radiation therapy and her amazingly positive results.
Our guest speaker, Associate Professor Puma Sundaresan, Consultant Radiation Oncologist at Blacktown and Westmead Hospital and member of the TROG Scientific Committee and TROG Cancer Research Board member, provided an inspiring and informative presentation on TROG Cancer Research processes.
Focusing on trial development from initial stages through to end results of changing clinical practice, she provided guests with insight into the vital role TROG Cancer Research plays for researchers, medical professionals, patients, and the wider community. As well as enjoying a sumptuous high tea, guests showed great generosity taking part in a silent auction and raffle with plenty of donated prizes.
You can also host your own Tea4TROG, and in the past, we have had with numerous successful events take place across the country during the month of October, all funds raised going directly to TROG Cancer Research clinical trials.
Our event sponsors included ACIM Solutions, Monica Clare Recruitment and Varley Group with support from local companies such as Seed Consulting and The Marketing GP.
We aim to again host Tea4TROG when limits on public gatherings are lifted and we would love you to join us.
For over 30 years, Trans-Tasman Radiation Oncology Group has been dedicated to improving the way radiation medicine is delivered to cancer patients with ongoing scientific research, clinical trials, and cutting-edge technology.
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