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research grant call

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
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childhood cancer awareness month

Go Gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness

September is the internationally recognised month for childhood cancer awareness. And gold is the official colour for childhood cancer. This month, we’re joining forces with a whole host of other children’s cancer charities, community groups, families and supporters to help raise awareness of the need for more research into the causes, diagnosis and treatment of […]

03 Sep 2019
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AMRC membership

Friends of Rosie joins AMRC

We are delighted to announce that the Friends of Rosie Children’s Cancer Research Fund is now a member of the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC). The AMRC is the UK’s national membership organisation for health and medical research charities. It brings together and supports health and medical charities to produce high-quality research. With so […]

24 Jul 2019
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When you grow up

What do you want to do when you grow up?

For most children when asked, ‘What do you want to do when you grow up?’, the list of possibilities is endless. For children diagnosed with cancer, their aspirations are no less great and why should they be? This is the question Friends of Rosie posed to the children attending this year’s Ward 84 summer party. […]

18 Jul 2019