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Research grant applications

Research grant applications now open

Thanks to our wonderful supporters and fundraisers, we are now able to invite new research grant applications for 2019. We invite academic and hospital-based research staff in the North West to apply for  “pump priming” childhood cancer research grants. We are particularly interested to receive applications for projects on solid tumours. The aim of our […]

24 Jan 2019
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Altrincham FC

Hundreds raised thanks to Altrincham FC

Huge thanks to Altrincham FC and all your supporters and away fans for donating a total of £334.24 during the home game on Saturday 19th January. Congratulations also on your 1-0 win against Southport. We were made to feel very welcome by the club and supporters and are very grateful for the opportunity to be […]

21 Jan 2019
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brain tumour research

Positive preliminary results for brain tumour project

For the past 18 months, Friends of Rosie has funded a cutting-edge research project to improve treatment options for children with incurable brain tumours. As it moves into its final research phase, we can share some of the positive preliminary results in using immunotherapy to shrink or destroy brain tumours in children. The Friends of […]

10 Dec 2018
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Christmas jumper day

Christmas jumper day

Support children’s cancer research this Christmas by hosting your own Christmas jumper day. Whether at work, school, college or a local community group, simply don your best festive jumper and donate to Friends of Rosie. Download your Christmas jumper poster here to advertise your event. Details of how to donate the money raised can be […]

10 Dec 2018