Legacy Ambassador Spotlight - Ken Fleming

July 15, 2021

Ken, his wife Dianne, and their sons were happily living their lives in beautiful Tasmania when their world fell apart in July 2016. Their son Jack was diagnosed with a Glioblastoma Multiforme brain...

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Evie's Song - When It's Over

June 22, 2021

When we first read the song lyrics shared by 14 year old Music Matters Grant recipient Evie, the entire RCD team were blown away! We thought they deserved to be shared with the world, and what...

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Legacy Ambassador Spotlight: Georgia

June 17, 2021

They don't come much braver than our Legacy Ambassador Georgia Maguire 💛 Georgia was only four years old when she was diagnosed with a supratentorial ependymoma. Over a period of 18...

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All Donations Matched for a Limited Time

June 15, 2021

Thanks to a few very awesome RCD Foundation supporters, we are able to match all donations made between Wednesday June 16, and June 30, 2021! Your donation will help fund groundbreaking research,...

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Go Grey in May 2021- Thank You!

June 1, 2021

A huge thank you to everyone who participated in Go Grey in May during Brain Cancer Awareness Month. It was a busy month full of activities and events! We kicked off the month with the launch of...

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Yoga with Patricia

May 28, 2021

On Saturday May 8th we were lucky enough to have Connor's yoga teacher Patricia take a small group through a one hour mindful and relaxing morning of Yoga on the Hampton Beach Foreshore. Luckily we...

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Seven Ways to Stay Motivated During Lockdown

May 27, 2021

Well, Victoria here we are again, another lockdown. We've done it before and we can do it again. We've come up with some fun and productive ways to get through the latest lockdown. 1. Register for...

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Childhood Brain Cancer Symposium

May 27, 2021

As part of Go Grey in May, and Brain Cancer Awareness Month, the Robert Connor Dawes (RCD) Foundation and The Kids Cancer Project hosted The Childhood Brain Cancer Symposium on the 26th May at the...

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Researcher Thoughts on Paediatric Brain Cancer Barriers

May 24, 2021

The Robert Connor Dawes Foundation asked leading international researchers what they thought were the biggest barriers in the field of paediatric brain cancer research, their responses can be viewed...

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Music Therapy Interview - Sarah Punch

May 24, 2021

We partnered with The Kids' Cancer Project on their Kids’ Brain Cancer 360 editorial series with our Music Therapy Manager,  Sarah Punch.  Sarah was Connor's music therapist, and is an integral...

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