Kendra Maass receives 2022 CERN Robert Connor Dawes Scientific Fellowship Award

January 26, 2022

We’re thrilled to announce the recipient of the 2022 Robert Connor Dawes Foundation CERN Fellowship – Dr Kendra Maass, scientist at the Hopp Children's Tumor Center Heidelberg (KiTZ) and German...

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FUNDRAISER SPOTLIGHT: Claire Maree

October 28, 2021

How did you first hear about the RCD Foundation?  I’d heard of Connor’s Run and looked into the foundation! Has anyone you know been impacted by brain cancer?  My godfather died of...

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FUNDRAISER SPOTLIGHT: Eddie

October 28, 2021

How did you first hear about the RCD Foundation? I am originally from Melbourne, so each year I would see the Bayside community come together to support such an important foundation. Especially...

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Spotlight on Medulloblastoma: Ethan

September 28, 2021

Sunday 26 is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on medulloblastoma. We're shining the spotlight on young people who have been impacted by this disease.  Ethan was 11 when...

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Spotlight on Medulloblastoma: Freddie

September 23, 2021

Sunday 26 September  is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on medulloblastoma brain cancer.   How old was Freddie when he was diagnosed?  Freddie was seven...

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Spotlight on Medulloblastoma: Jean

September 22, 2021

Legacy Ambassador, Jean Mitchell spoke to us about her diagnosis with medulloblastoma brain cancer for Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day - September 26. What’s your connection to the RCD...

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Spotlight on Medulloblastoma: Lukas

September 21, 2021

Sunday 26 September  is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on medulloblastoma brain cancer. How old was Lukas when he was diagnosed? Lukas was diagnosed with a...

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Liz's Year in Review

January 15, 2021

Happy New Year-an improvement over last year, we hope! What can I say, that hasn’t already been said, after the year that has been? None of us has escaped unaffected-we’ve all had to make...

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This is our message to you...

April 6, 2020

You have been in our thoughts and hearts as together we have careened down this unchartered road that COVID-19 has taken us. Many times during the last few weeks I have been reminded of the 18 months...

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2020: The Year of “Clarity of Vision”

January 28, 2020

Happy New Year to you, our valued supporters. This June will mark our seventh year as a Foundation. What began in 2013 as a way to find our way forward after losing Connor at 18 years old to brain...

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