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19 Oct 2014
Newcastle Private Hospital hosted its Annual Pink Day on Thursday, 16 October 2014 to raise money for the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation by selling cakes, jewellery and hats. The day was a huge success with over $3000 raised, while merchanise sales and raffles will continue to raise funds for the rest of the month.
09 Oct 2014
The Newcastle Knights and partner Aurizon have announced the eight finalists for the 2014 Aurizon Volunteer of the Year Award for service to Junior Rugby League. Our (only) employee Paula Greentree has been selected as a finalist for this prestigious award, for the work she does with the Valentine Junior Rugby League Club.
08 Oct 2014
The Dick Smith Foods Foundation will donate $1 million to charity in 2014 and the supporters of Dick Smith Foods will be the sole decision makers as to where the money will go. How do you vote? It’s very simple!
26 Sep 2014
Julie Morris, a Vietnamese Australian, has recently been treated for breast cancer at Newcastle's Mater Hospital. After her breast surgery, Julie saw a need for shoulder bags to carry the drainage drip, to assist with patient mobility whilst people are being treated. Julie was so grateful for the support and attention from everyone at the hospital, that she has donated 200 carry bags for patient use.
09 Sep 2014
Hunter Hands join forces in Trans Tasman Pink Glove Dance competition A group of passionate local organisations led by the staff of Newcastle Private Hospital have joined forces to create an inspirational video to help raise funds for the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation.
05 Sep 2014
Join Kylie Gillies from Channel 7's The Morning Show in an intimate event to hear about her life and career as a fashionable woman, mum and media personality.
25 Jul 2014
The Valentine Football Club Pink Day was held at Baxter Oval, Marks Point on Sunday, 20 July 2014. A huge thank you to Terry Campbell from Valentine who coordinated the entire day with two sides from Valentine playing, Valentine Under 18 v Under 15 Emerging Jets as well as the feature match Valentine WPL v Under 18 Emerging Jets. Both Valentine sides wore pink jumpers while the Emerging Jets teams wore pink socks to also show their support for the Foundation.
18 Jul 2014
Hundreds of local women and men affected by breast cancer will benefit from the support of local Registered Clubs. Local Clubs joined forces with the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation this month to hold a charity Race Day at Newcastle Jockey Club raising just over $24,000.
14 Jul 2014
Last Saturday saw the Hamilton Hawks Rugby Club’s Old Boys Day support the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation Boot Out Breast Cancer campaign. The Hawks Old Boys side, along with Premier 1,2 and 3 sides and the Premier Colts, all wore pink socks in support of the Foundation. Over $3,000 was donated, but just as importantly, was the raising of awareness of breast cancer and the services the Foundation can provide.
09 Jul 2014
In conjunction with the Newcastle Airport we are pleased to launch the DONATE an HOUR appeal. The premise of this campaign is to encourage you to donate an hour of your wages to the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation. Due to the support of Newcastle Airport, every cent raised goes towards the helping the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation help people undergoing breast cancer treatment in the region. The money you donate will assist us to deliver our grassroots support.