News Archives - Play for a Cure

$300,000 raised by #teamp4ac


We aren’t quite 10 but today we passed a significant milestone on our journey to raise funds for cancer research. $300,000 raised for cancer research and cancer patients. Exalted! There have been so many individual contributors, some of you multiple times, and we are so grateful for your support – THANK YOU! Without you, we […]

P4AC – 10 year head shave!


March 2011, 4 months after our founding date, our Founder Leigh Martyn shaved her head to raise thousands for cancer research. September 2020, Leigh is prepared to do it all again in the name of Childhood Cancers research. 13th September update! Leigh’s long time friend Jodie has decided that she’s going to shave her head […]

$50,000 for Childhood brain cancer research


After a fantastic year of fundraising, at our 2018/19 AGM, the board approved donating $50,000 to Professor Bryan Day and his team at the Sid Faithfull Brain Cancer Laboratory based at the QIMR Berghofer Brisbane. Board Member Anne Vogler along with Charity Founder Leigh Martyn were on hand to present Bryan and his team $50,000 […]

Pink Panther Day 3.0


Back in July when Brisbane Panthers Softball Club decided on doing a another Pink Panther Day they, along with us, probably had no idea how successful one fun day could be. 23rd of November – PINK PANTHER DAY proved to be a massive hit – so much so that people are already talking about what […]

Hey, Pink Panther!


We are really excited to be joining forces with Brisbane Panthers Softball Club for our final fundraiser for the year. We are going all out and flooding Downey Park with PINK on the 23rd November, 2019. Pink socks, pink cupcakes, pink, pink, pink! We are also hosting a BBQ and will be selling pink wristbands, […]