This September our corporate partner Coral are promoting Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This forms part of their Charity of the Year activities for us.
Throughout September, all 1,800 Coral shops will be displaying a Childhood Cancer Awareness Month poster and information leaflets about Children with Cancer UK for their customers. Coral TV will also be showing a video featuring Rose, pictured above, and Coral’s Chief Executive Andy Hornby.
In 2006 at just five months old, Rose Kelly was diagnosed with infant acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). She was given a 50:50 chance of survival but today, she is a happy, healthy little girl.
Rose’s mum Alison explains “We are so hugely grateful to Children with Cancer UK for the incredible work they do for children such as Rose. It is thanks to them that there were new medicines and protocols in place to treat Rose.”
You can read more about Rose’s story here
Coral chose Children with Cancer UK as their charity of the year 2014/15 and have pledged to raise over £500,000 for the charity throughout the partnership.
You can read more about the partnership
Support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Text RIBBON to 70099 to give just £1* and we’ll send you a free gold ribbon (don't forget to share a selfie of you and your gold ribbon on facebook and twitter!)
We work all year round to help children with cancer, not just in September. With your support we can fund more essential research in to the causes, presentation and treatment of childhood cancer - and save more young lives.
*Texts cost £1 + std network rate. We receive 100% of your donation. For any questions, please call 020 7404 0808.
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