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Run everyday challenge

One month, run everyday = five marathons!

Our very own communications manager, Helen Griffin, set herself a very stretching target in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. To run everyday during September totalling 211km – the equivalent of five marathons! As if that wasn’t enough, she also did a Sober September, to further help raise awareness and funds for children’s cancer research. […]

09 Oct 2019
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memory walk

Gatley Memory Walk for #CCAM

In recognition of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the End of Treatment Bells and the local community in Gatley village held a Memory Walk. The walk raised over £1,000, with £500 being donated to Friends of Rosie to support new childhood cancer research projects. The walk took place on Friday 13 September, setting off from Gatley […]

04 Oct 2019
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fundraising afternoon tea

Charity afternoon tea for childhood cancer

In recognition of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Ann Elviss hosted a charity afternoon tea party to fundraise for research. The event, held at the end of September with family and friends, raised almost £500. Money which will go towards Friends of Rosie’s newest research projects later this year. Our thanks go to Ann and everyone […]

04 Oct 2019
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kilimanjaro challenge

Kilimanjaro challenge for childhood cancer research

We’re over the moon to share news from our newest group of fundraisers and their Kilimanjaro challenge. On 13 October 2019 a team of adventurers will be heading off on a once-in-a-lifetime challenge to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. And they’ll be supporting Friends of Rosie and childhood cancer research at the same time. The team of […]

02 Oct 2019