Prime Minister host game of 'backyard cricket' at Kirribilli House to celebrate Pink Stumps Day

The Prime Minister today hosted a very special game of ‘backyard cricket’ on the lawns of Kirribilli House to celebrate the McGrath Foundation’s annual Pink Stumps Day fundraising campaign.

Friday, 16 February 2018
Prime Minister host game of 'backyard cricket' at Kirribilli House to celebrate Pink Stumps Day

Junior cricketers from Bringelly Public School, Thornleigh Cricket Club and Quirindi Junior Cricket Association took to the lawns in social game of cricket, with some even facing a few balls from Glenn McGrath.

The afternoon also provided an opportunity to recognise the amazing efforts of some of the McGrath Foundation’s biggest supporters from across the country who were in attendance.

McGrath Foundation CEO welcomes second breast care nurse to Far North Queensland to support a community in need

McGrath Foundation CEO, Holly Masters, flew into Cairns to officially welcome new McGrath Breast Care Nurse, Rikki Hopkins, to Cairns and Hinterland Hospital.

Wednesday, 24 January 2018
McGrath Foundation CEO welcomes second breast care nurse to Far North Queensland to support a community in need

With Cairns and its surrounding areas having the highest incidence of breast cancer in Queensland, and one in eight women diagnosed before the age of 85, the appointment is an important step in helping to improve breast cancer outcomes for individuals and families in Far North Queensland.

Celebrate 10 years of the Pink Test at the McGrath Foundation Pink Picnic

The inaugural McGrath Foundation Pink Picnic, presented by Mastercard, is your chance to soak up the unforgettable atmosphere of The Ashes

Friday, 8 December 2017

The inaugural McGrath Foundation Pink Picnic, presented by Mastercard, is your chance to soak up the unforgettable atmosphere of The Ashes with a delicious picnic hamper on the grounds of Allianz Stadium over the lunch break on Day 3.

Get your hands on cricket history

We’re running an online auction throughout the Pink Test to help raise funds

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

The Ashes have returned to Australia for the first time since 2013, and we want to help you get your hands on a piece of history. We’ll be running an online auction throughout the Pink Test to help raise funds for McGrath Breast Care Nurses right across Australia.

We know you’re eager to get a hold of cricket history, so we wanted to give you a sneak preview of the items you can expect to see.

Get Involved with #GivingTuesday

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

While it’s always been an American tradition, you might have noticed the Black Friday sales creeping into Australian stores. With the sales weekend wrapping up, and the festive season ahead of us, now is a great time to reflect on how you can give back.

Join the pink party in your community

Find which venue near you is pinking up!

Friday, 24 November 2017
Join the pink party in your community

It's nearly time for the iconic Sydney Pink Test again! 

We know not everyone can join us at the SCG to help us celebrate, but venues all across Australia are pinking up so you can be part of the fun.

The little tractor that could

Fundraising superstar, Hugh Bateman, releases his first children's book

Tuesday, 14 November 2017
The little tractor that could

Congratulations to our fundraising hero, Hugh Bateman for releasing his first ever children’s book.

Hugh, from Mudgee NSW, has raised more than $500,000 for the McGrath Foundation since 2015.

Ladies in Pink

Join us at the CommBank Women's Ashes in North Sydney

Wednesday, 8 November 2017
Ladies in Pink

Today marks the first day of the CommBank Women’s Ashes series in North Sydney. The Australian and English women’s teams will face off this week, in support of the McGrath Foundation.

Holly Masters appointed CEO of McGrath Foundation

Wednesday, 11 October 2017
Holly Masters appointed CEO of McGrath Foundation

Holly Masters has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of leading breast cancer charity, the McGrath Foundation. Commencing in the position on 16th October, Holly will be responsible for steering the Foundation through its next phase of growth.

Categories: McGrath Foundation

Mums could hold the key to building a nation of 'breastperts'

Second annual McGrath Breast Health Index reveals mother daughter conversations are vital for action on breast health

Monday, 25 September 2017
Mums could hold the key to building a nation of 'breastperts'

Published today, the second annual McGrath Breast Health Index measures the level of ‘breastpertise’ in Australia. ‘Breastpertise’ refers to four criteria that make up breast health understanding: awareness, confidence in recognising changes in the breast, knowledge of risk factors for breast cancer, and behaviour in terms of frequency of checking.

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