Cystic Fibrosis: From Gene Discovery to Basic Biology to Precision Medicines

I think the festive atmosphere is telling. This is truly a– it’s truly an afternoon of celebration. It’s going to be– it’s going to be a great afternoon, because we’re celebrating– we’re celebrating the promise of science and medicine, a series of discoveries made by five relentlessly passionate, brilliant individuals, who have together changed the […]

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One More for Christmas – EU

Here’s a wee thought– This year a typical Christmas dinner could cost up to 20€ per person. But to feed a poverty stricken child in a place of learning for a year costs just 14,50€. So here’s a big idea– Mary’s Meals is a charity that’s already helping more than 1 million children all over […]

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Fundraising on Facebook

TYPE “WILLIAM” IN THE SEARCH BAR. FACEBOOK IS GETTING INTO THE FUNDRAISING GAME. IT’S ALLOWING USERS TO RAISE MONEY FOR THEMSELVES — FOR THINGS LIKE MEDICAL EXPENSES AND EDUCATION. IT’S KIND OF LIKE A GO FUND ME PAGE. FACEBOOK WILL TAKE A CUT THOUGH. THERE’S A NEARLY 7 PERCENT TRANSACTION FEE. PLUS 30 CENTS PER […]

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Impact of Fundraising in Cancer Research

The fundraising program of the Cancer Council is our life blood. We’re an organisation which raises about half of the money we spend through public subscription. The fundraising activities of the council enable us to conduct lifesaving cancer research, to deliver world-class prevention programs that cover primary prevention of cancer, and also support for cancer […]

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