Birthdays, we all have them. Some of us love the attention and some of us, well, wish we could skip the whole thing.
No matter how you feel, you can use your birthday to fight cancer.
Ask your friends and family to donate what they would have spent on your birthday present or ask them to donate your age in dollars.
Simply set up your fundraising page, send it around and your gifts become a gift for others.
Tying the knot or have an anniversary coming up?
Get your loved ones to make a donation on your behalf in lieu of presents. It sure beats getting another toaster.
Don't forget to create a fundraising page where they can make the donation!
We're here to support you every step of the way and can offer ideas, support and advice to make it super easy for you to make a difference.Sounds good, I'm ready to fight cancer
We’ll send you a kit to help you get started and ensure you have everything you need to make your personal impact to fight cancer.
When you sign up, you’ll get your very own fundraising page to tell your story, upload pics and ask your friends for their support.
The Do It For Cancer team are here to help and we can provide one-to-one support to guide you along the way.
After David survived non Hodgkins lymphoma, he and his wife Alicia decided to give up their 30th birthdays and hosted an 80s themed party to help fight cancer.
“We thought given what I’d been through it was a great opportunity to raise some money for the Cancer Council”, David told us. “I think it’s something that hits the core of people and they’re happy to help.”
“We really didn’t want presents, need presents… and I think if people are going to be spending money, you may as well put it towards a worthwhile cause.” Alicia added.
David and Alicia asked their guests to make a donation in lieu of giving presents and raised $8,735 for cancer!
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