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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
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osteosarcoma research

Osteosarcoma project secures further funding

A project researching the treatment and detection of osteosarcoma in children, funded for the past two years by Manchester-based charity, Friends of Rosie, has secured a further three years’ investment. The project will continue at The University of Manchester, led by Dr Katherine Finegan. The next three years of funding, starting in October 2019, is […]

30 Sep 2019
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go gold

Supporters ‘Go Gold’ for research

Trafford Park-based property development firm, the P J Livesey Group, ‘go gold’ this month in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Raising funds for Friends of Rosie, colleagues at the firm are hosting a series of events to raise money and awareness. From a ‘Goose that Laid the Golden egg’ competition, to ‘Guess the Name […]

13 Sep 2019
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Childhood cancer research

Check out our new research section

Being clear and transparent about how we spend money donated to Friends of Rosie is core to how we operate. That’s why we’ve created a brand new research section on our website. Our aim is to fund the most promising new childhood cancer research ideas. Our mission is for the projects we fund to secure […]

03 Sep 2019