Supporters

Cart Wheel The Cart Wheel Project

www.CART-WHEEL.org is an ethically-approved online database for consumer–driven information collection for rare cancers and rare subtypes of common cancers. Through CART-WHEEL we are inviting people from all over the world to submit information about their particular cancers so that researchers can develop new insights into these understudied conditions.


Rare Cancers Australia Rare Cancers Australia

The repeated observation of patients coping with a rare form of cancer is that they feel isolated and alone and that they are being left to deal with the disease without the necessary support, knowledge and treatments they need. Almost 50% of all cancer diagnoses (55,000 per annum) are for rare and less common cancers whilst they account for well over 50% of all cancer related deaths. We believe that improved awareness and better education of the public and health care professionals in combination with easier and faster access to the latest treatments can provide significantly better experiences and outcomes.


Kidney Health Australia Kidney Health Australia

Kidney Health Australia is the national peak health care charity working to save and improve the lives of Australians affected by kidney disease.  The Kidney Cancer Project delivers education, advocacy, resources and support to those affected by a kidney cancer diagnosis as well as working collaboratively with relevant healthcare professionals and other kidney cancer groups around the world.

  


Leukaemia Foundation

Each blood cancer subtype is a rare cancer. The Leukaemia Foundation is Australia’s peak body for blood cancer, funding research and providing practical and emotional support for people with leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma, MDS, MPN and related blood disorders, and their families. As well, the Foundation raises awareness of the impact of blood cancer within the community and advocates for health policy changes.

 


PANcare Foundation PANCARE Foundation

PANCARE Foundation is an organisation dedicated to advancing awareness and research into the management of pancreas, liver, biliary and foregut cancers, and supporting patients affected by such cancers.  Progress into the treatment of these cancers is dependent on our community at large, made up of researchers, healthcare professionals, volunteers, survivors and donors. Together we can make a difference.

 


Peace of Mind Foundation Peace of Mind Foundation

Peace of Mind Foundation exists to improve quality of life for brain cancer patients and their families by providing financial, emotional and practical support. They understand the continuous demand of everyday responsibilities, plus ongoing financial commitments still need to be met even during this time of crisis. Peace of Mind Foundation was created to help alleviate these everyday stresses by supplying not just monetary assistance but also hands on help at home, in hospital and throughout the whole journey.


Major Supporters

 

2014

  • Wood Family Foundation
  • The Eirene Lucas Foundation
  • Tenix Foundation

2013

  • William G Maxwell Trust
  • Wood Family Foundation
  • Tenix Foundation

2012

  • William G Maxwell Trust
  • Wood Family Foundation
  • The Eirene Lucas Foundation
  • Dr Craig Gourlay Research Award
  • The Iorine Demmer and Hugh Demmer Charitable Trust
  • The Pam and Alfred Lavey Trust

2011

  • The Marian & E.H. Flack Trust
  • The Myra Stoicesco Charitable Trust
  • The Cubit Family Foundation
  • The Jack Brockhoff Foundation
  • Wood Family Foundation
  • Betty Lowe Memorial
  • The Kimberley Foundation

2010

  • The Ian Potter Foundation
  • Harry Bunting Estate
  • Victor Smorgon Group
  • Perpetual
  • Hector Waldon Pride Charitable Trust
  • William Angus (Victoria) Charitable Fund