We’re excited to announce for our 7th annual Sydney walk this year we have a new location! We will now be walking from Shelly Beach to Queenscliff, taking in the beautiful sights of Manly Beach. The walk will start at Shelly Beach and walk to Queenscliff Beach and then return to Shelly Beach.
Our 4th “Put Your Foot Down” Walk will be held in Adelaide on 8th November 2015 in support of Avner’s Foundation and it's vision. Help raise funds towards desperately needed research into Pancreatic Cancer by coming along to this fun family-friendly walk.
The 2015 (inaugural) Avner Pancreatic Cancer Foundation grant funding round has now closed. Thank you to all researchers who submitted online applications. We received an overwhelming response with over 15 applications received for both the Accelerator Grants and the ‘Woolies on Wheels’ Innovation Grants.
In its inaugural funding round, Avner Pancreatic Cancer Foundation is making available $1.9M in grant funding in the form of two types of grants - Accelerator Grants and ‘Woolies on Wheels’ Innovation Grants.
Thanks to Isabella DiManno, on the weekend of the 6th-7th June 2015, 300 football players from 5 clubs donned purple socks in a move to build awareness of Pancreatic Cancer and raise funds for the foundation.
George Hillen, Luke Hoolihan and Paul Lawson are the amazing trio who climbed Mt Kilimanjaro to raise awareness of Pancreatic Cancer, to bring hope to families facing the disease and to raise desperately needed funds for research. Their fundraising has now closed on an absolute high with $131,727.84 raised!!
We had a perfect morning for our second Perth “Put Your Foot Down” walk. And what an incredible walk it turned out to be. $65,700 has been raised so far, including $25,000 Woolworths raised through their in-store fundraising across the State. What a remarkable result!