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Festival raises thousands for childhood brain tumour research

We felt privileged today to meet Nicola, Sarah and six-month old Zack at the Manchester Cancer Research Centre to accept an amazing cheque donation from their recent fundraising festival. Dr Gray Kueberuwa, our funded researcher, was also kind enough to give Nicola and Sarah a tour of the laboratory. He told them a bit more […]

12 Jul 2018
Locals support childhood cancer research

Locals do childhood cancer research proud!

Our local supporters never let us down and we’d like to give a special thanks to the lovely Tracey Payton and the kind people of Gatley village for donating £400 to help us fund more vital research into childhood cancer and childhood cancer awareness. The money was raised during Childhood Cancer Awareness month in September […]

10 Sep 2018
Parrenthorn High School donation

Parrenthorn High School raise £245

Our thanks go to students at Parrenthorn High School in Prestwich for choosing Friends of Rosie as one of the charities to support during the school’s charity week. The fundraising, which took place just before Christmas, saw the students raise a fantastic £246.80. Says Trustee Jennie Atherton, “The students showed such enthusiasm for fundraising and […]

10 Sep 2018
Childhood cancer research video

Salford students support showcase video

Our enormous thanks go to two Salford University media students, Jodi Clark and Eve McIntyre and their lecturer, Heidi Barker for bringing our first ever Friends of Rosie showcase video to life. Earlier in the year, we shot interviews with one of our lovely supporters, Katie Elviss, and her beautiful son Arthur, and one of […]

10 Sep 2018