One of the fun ways you can support the RCH is by attending a fundraising event.
From charity film screenings to gala balls, you’ll find a great range of events happening throughout the year. Keep your eye on this page for new additions.
Ride to the Rock for ChIPS
Monday 6 August onwards
RCH Paediatrician Mick Creati is cycling from Geraldton WA to Uluru in Alice Springs to fundraise for the Chronic Illness Peer Support program (ChIPS) at the hospital. ChIPS is a fantastic program that provides opportunities for young people with chronic illness to participate in social and recreational activities that may otherwise be challenging for them.
Help 4 Little Heroes
Saturday 18 August
Albie’s allies have teamed up with In Tulli’s Shoes for a fundraising event to support our littlest heroes. The evening will include live entertainment, finger food and a silent auction, with 100 per cent of ticket sales will be donated to the organisations that provide immeasurable support to children like Tulli and Albie.
Big Change for Small Change
Friday 17 August
QV Melbourne and Galleria Shopping Centre are hosting a range of fun activities and community activations to help raise funds for the RCH. Throughout the two shopping centres, shoppers will be encouraged to donate their small change to help make a big difference in supporting Victoria’s sickest children.
The 1870 Society Lunch
Tuesday 4 September
The 1870 Society is a network of supporters who have included the RCH Foundation in their Will, and includes a roster of year round events featuring inspiring speakers and networkinng opportunities.
Breathe Easy Cocktail Party
Saturday 8 September
The 4th annual Breathe Easy Cocktail Party promises to be a wonderful night. Dedicated to raising funds for cystic fibrosis, the evening will feature wonderful music, delicious food and the chance to win some great prizes through raffles and silent auctions.
CIKA Trivia Night
Saturday 13 October
Cancer in Kids Auxiliary (CIKA) is committed to funding cancer research at the RCH. Join them for this wonderful night of trivia fun while enjoying a two-course meal and supporting a worthy cause.
Cox Plate Carnival
Friday 26 and Saturday 27 October
Moonee Valley Racing Club will be supporting the RCH with their annual charity pin promotion. Proceeds from every purchase of the Cox Plate Pin will be donated to the hospital.
Boating for Brains
Saturday 3 – Tuesday 6 November
Boating for Brains is helping raise funds for the RCH Neurology department, one stroke at a time. A group of parents whose children have received life-changing treatment from the RCH Neurology team and friends are attempting to set a new Guinness World Record by paddling a dragon boat 600 kilometres. After months of training and preparation, the crew will hit the water for four days along the Murray River, with the hope of raising over $200,000 to support the hospital’s neuroimaging service.