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Brain Cancer Action Week

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Event Date:
15/05/2011
Event Location:
Mollymook, NSW
11:00
Name of Event:
J Day

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Ava Del Tufo
$13,720.00
[30 % of goal]
$45,000.00
My message
On March the 5th 2010 my brother, Jeremiah, passed away from brain and spinal cord cancer. He was only 8 years old. It was a terrible, terrible thing. Not only because I lost my precious, precious brother but also because brain and spinal cord cancer is the least researched and least understood of all cancers.

Here are some scary facts.

*In 30 years the outcome for a person diagnosed with brain or spinal cord cancer has not improved even 1%.
*Within 6 moths of diagnosis 80% percent of people with brain or spinal cord cancer will be dead.
*The death rate for high grade Glioma is almost 100%. My brother Jeremiah had a High Grade Glioma.
*The rate of brain and spinal cord cancer diagnoses is increasing by 7% every year.

I am sure you would agree that something needs to change. I would like to think that one day other kids will not have to suffer and then die like my brother. I would also like to think that other families will not have to go through what my Mum and Dad and I go through every day since Jeremiah died.So I had an idea - I am going to shave off my hair during Brain Cancer Awarness Week (May 7 - 14th). I am asking you to sponsor me as I hope to raise $45,000 for New South Wales Cancer Council Brain Cancer Research Projects. I know that $45,000 is a lot of money but I have alot of hair! Iwant to make a difference and you can help me. The actual date that I will shave of my hair is the 15th of May at a big celebration and fundraiser my parents and friends are organizing called J Day.



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My donors



Jeremiah Del Tufo Fan Club 
$500.00

 
pop pop Del Tufo 
$500.00

 
Peter & Marie Homick 
$500.00

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 
$500.00

 
Ava Del Tufo Fan Club Fan Club 
$500.00

 
Friends School  
$500.00

 
Stephanie Hempen 
$371.00

 
Robyn Coleman 
$300.00

 
mlmp  
$300.00

 
Rubie Luka Coco Reents 
$300.00

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 
$250.00

 
mudge wayne 
$200.00

 
Margy Reed 
$200.00

 
The Stuckless Family  
$200.00

 
The Glorious MUDsingers  
$200.00

 
Stein Family 
$200.00

 
Benjamin Cooper 
$200.00

 
Co-Ordinated Landscapes  
$200.00

 
Jenny Craigie 
$150.00

 
Sarah Tolmie 
$100.00

 
Debbie Low 
$100.00

 
Lisa Lander 
$100.00

 
Peter Pepperell 
$100.00

 
Kathryn & Steve Burgers 
$100.00

 
Lael Joe Aidan and Sophie Morrissey 
$100.00

 
Shaw Margaret 
$100.00

 
Christine Johnson 
$100.00

 
Joy Philip Jasmyn Phillips 
$100.00

 
Michael Cvetkovic 
$100.00

 
Liane Corocher 
$100.00

 
Impact Landscapes  
$100.00

 
Karen Walker 
$100.00

 
heather austin 
$100.00

 
Athena Sullivan 
$100.00

 
Jeff and Insun Hofgard 
$100.00

 
Michael and Barbara DiTolla 
$100.00

 
Michelle Duncan 
$100.00

 
Dean & Dawn Derleth 
$100.00

 
Andrew & Jenny Hare 
$100.00

 
Mary-Louise PARKINSON 
$100.00

 
Tina Broad 
$100.00

 
Debbie Watson 
$50.00

 
Robert Armstrong 
$50.00

 
Frank van Rest 
$50.00

 
David Ford 
$50.00

 
Alexandra Ball 
$50.00

 
Bill Vignes 
$50.00

 
Joshua Abramson 
$50.00

 
sheila PONCHER 
$50.00

 
emma Quilty 
$50.00

 
Pieta Herring 
$50.00

 
Meirah and Zahra Patterson 
$50.00

 
Beryl Weiss 
$50.00

 
Zena Cumpston 
$50.00

 
Katie Davis-Hall-Watson 
$50.00

 
Peter Holmes 
$50.00

 
Mary-Anne Bennett 
$50.00

 
marsha koolik 
$50.00

 
Tony & Karmen Hill 
$50.00

 
Kim Sheather 
$50.00

 
Don Wakeling 
$50.00

 
Janet Hooper 
$30.00

 
Vincent Willems 
$30.00

 
Jake Botticello 
$25.00

 
Gianina Fourinier 
$25.00

 
Chester NJ Daisy Troop  
$25.00

 
Heather McCarthy 
$25.00

 
Michelle Braffa 
$25.00

 
Michael Carson 
$25.00

 
Drew Morock 
$25.00

 
Maryanne Stager 
$25.00

 
Brigitte Mutter 
$25.00

 
Sylvia Robyn 
$25.00

 
India Shaw  
$20.00

 
Gail Wild 
$20.00

 
Joanne Diver 
$20.00

 
John Fretta 
$20.00

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 
$20.00

 
Lee Roland 
$20.00

 
Håkan Hagström 
$15.00

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 
$15.00

 
Phyllisia Kimbrough 
$10.00

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 
$10.00

 
Catherine Kowalski 
$10.00

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Steven Douglas 

 
Meredith Rowe 

 
Rebecca Rowe 

 
Ann Marie Ciaramellla 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Abby Rowe 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Andrea Bewley 

 
Davida Penny 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Ed McKennon 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Linda Hofgard 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
Kyle Maulden 

 
Maria, Clara, Elizabeth Dresselhaus 

 
Valerie & Jack Rowe 

 
Lisa Smith 

 
James Urbach 

 
Barbara Meyer 

 
Anne Blank 

 
Karen & Bruce Webber 

 
Friend of Cancer Council NSW 

 
DENNIS M GRIFFIN 

 
Team Allocco from NJ  

 
Fe Baran 

 
Danielle Badalamenti 

 
Madeline Evans 

 
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