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24 Hour Fight Against Cancer at Narellan Town Centre

Written by Shaun Da Silva • Marketing Officer
Published on 03 Oct 2018

On the 25th and 26th September 2018, Fitzpatrick Group – along with Coutts Solicitors and Conveyancers, and McLaren Real Estate endeavoured to raise funds for the 24 Hour Fight Against Cancer at Narellan Town Centre.

 

What is the 24 Hour Fight Against Cancer About?

The 24 Hour Fight Against Cancer is a not-for-profit initiative founded by the late Fred Borg OAM that is dedicated to raising funds to support Cancer patients in the Macarthur region. The 24 Hour Fight Against Cancer is completely supported by volunteers meaning all funds donated toward the fight go toward supporting those fighting cancer in Macarthur.

 

 

Raising funds for the 24 Hour Fight Against Cancer at Narellan Town Centre

On the 25th and 26th of September, we endeavoured to raise additional funds toward the fight in 2018. We were at the Town Centre from 8:30 am – 9:30 pm on Thursday, and 8:30 am – 5:30 pm on Friday. The fantastic teams at Fitzpatrick GroupCoutts Solicitors & Conveyancers, and McLaren Real Estatedonated their time to help man the stall, selling raffle tickets and raising funds during and after work hours.

 

 

Why is this so important to us?

The 24 Hour Fight Against Cancer holds a special place in the heart of the Fitzpatrick Group team. Almost everyone has had cancer affect their lives in some way, whether it be a diagnosis of a friend, loved one, or even a personal battle with the disease yourself – everyone’s lives have been touched by cancer. The 24 Hour Fight is all about supporting locals in the Macarthur region who are fighting cancer – one of the main reasons we support this amazing cause.

Another reason why we love supporting the fight: It’s all supported by Unpaid Volunteers.

The 24 Hour Fight Against Cancer takes whatever you donate, and uses all of it to support Campbelltown Hospital, the Campbelltown Cancer Therapy Centre, Camden Hospital and more in the Macarthur region. In 2017 alone the fight raised $317,000 and donated over $200,000 of those total raised funds back to Campbelltown Hospital, the Campbelltown Cancer Therapy Centre, and Camden Hospital.

 

How can I support the fight?

You can support the fight in a number of ways. You can:

  • Donate directly to the fight
  • Register a team for the fight – It’s a 24 Hour event that runs from 10 am, 20 October to 10 am, 21 October (Saturday – Sunday)
  • Spread the word on social media.
  • Get in touch with the 24 Hour Fight Team – help is always welcome as the Fight is completely supported by unpaid volunteers.

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Shaun is an experienced Graphic Designer, Creative, and Marketer. He has been handling Fitzpatrick Group's marketing and branding as well as working on internal and external web development projects for the last two years. Authour \u2022 Shaun Da Silva

Bookkeeping Manager, Fitzpatrick Group

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