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We use your donations to help fund our research and support services for cancer patients. Thank you for your generosity.
Your tax deductible donation will contribute to vital cancer research and clinical trials, support services for patients, their families and carers, and information and public education campaigns.
You can also call our Donor Hotline on 1300 66 39 36 to make a donation by phone, Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5pm.
Make a one off secure donation online now!
Sponsor a Breakthrough
Sign up to become a regular monthly donor and help fund cancer research breakthroughs. Your regular donations will give us the confidence to commit funding to long term projects.
By joining our Breakthrough program, you can help us make lifesaving discoveries, help Queenslanders reduce their cancer risk, and provide emotional and financial support to families affected by cancer.
How does Breakthrough work?
Each month, an amount you have chosen is automatically debited from your credit card or bank account. You can increase or decrease your monthly donation, or cancel your donation at any time.
Donations of $2 and over are tax deductable and, at the end of the financial year, we'll send you an annual receipt to help you with your tax return. To thank you for your support, we will keep you updated on our activities and achievements.
You will receive updates and progress reports about cancer research, prevention and early detection, events, and tips for keeping you and your family healthy.
What if I need to change my details?
If you would would like to change any details at a later date, please call our Donor Hotline on 1300 663 936 and we can assist you.
How do I sign up?
You can sign up online now with a credit card or if you would prefer to sign up by post and pay either by direct debit or credit card please print this form and send your completed authorisation to Cancer Council Queensland, PO Box 201, Spring Hill, Qld, 4004 or fax (07) 3259 8469.
Any questions? Simply call the Donor Hotline on 1300 663 936 and we can help you.
Workplace giving is one of the most efficient ways to donate to Cancer Council Queensland because it give us regular income to help us plan ahead and it's hassle-free, as you don't need to keep receipts or claim a deduction through your tax return - it's done immediately.
By joining us through workplace giving, you will help us work towards a cancer free future.
The Australian Government also provides some useful information on setting up a workplace giving program. Then call our Donor Hotline on 1300 663 936 to obtain banking details.
Give to our Appeal
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Donate in memory of a loved one
Donating in memory of a loved one, or asking family and friends to donate in lieu of flowers at a funeral, is a very special way to honour their life. Gifts in memory are lasting tributes that provide hope to cancer patients and their families well into the future.
Every donation received in memory of a loved one is acknowledged with a 'Thinking of you' card, which is sent to the next of kin and includes a list of family and friends who donated.These cards are handwritten by Cancer Council Queensland volunteers and sent on the donor's behalf.
A tax deductible receipt and thank you letter is sent to all donors.
Information for funeralsGifts in memory donation envelopes can be sent out for use at funerals. Contact us to order donation envelopes.
If your family would like funeral attendees to leave a donation to us in lieu of flowers, we suggest they include this request in the funeral notice. The notice could include ‘Donation in lieu of flowers to Cancer Council Queensland, PO Box 201, Spring Hill 4004'.
Can we help youWe understand that losing a loved one can be a difficult time. If you need support please call our Cancer Council Helpline on 13 11 20.
Donate online or call our Donor Hotline on 1300 663 936.
Donate in lieu of gifts
Donations in lieu of gifts are a memorable way to celebrate a special event, whether it's a birthday, wedding, an anniversary, Father's Day, Mother's Day or Christmas.
"We know that cancer research works and we are here today celebrating our 50th wedding anniversary because of research funded by Cancer Council Queensland."
Graham and Zoe, Hervey Bay
Ask family or friends to make a donation to Cancer Council Queensland in lieu of presents on your special occasion.
You will receive a Let's Celebrate card including a list of family and friends who donated. These cards are handwritten by Cancer Council Queensland volunteers and sent on the donor's behalf.
Donation amounts remain confidential, although you can request the total amount raised for your event. A tax deductible receipt and thank you letter is sent to all donors.
Simply direct your guests to donate online, prior to your event. Alternatively, donations can be made by calling our Donor Hotline on 1300 663 936. You can also request donation envelopes for you to send to your guests prior to your event.
Donate in lieu of wedding gifts
Give a meaningful and memorable gift to guests on your wedding day – make a donation to Cancer Council Queensland in lieu of traditional wedding favours.
"My father couldn't walk me down the aisle, so in his memory we decided to donate to Cancer Council Queensland. Everyone was really moved when they read their wedding scrolls. They truly added that special touch to our day."
Fiona and Joel, Southport
You may like to donate the cost of traditional wedding favours or more where you can, for each guest. You can download and print wedding scrolls, to be placed at your guests' tables. The scrolls notify guests that a contribution has been made to Cancer Council Queensland, either in memory of a loved one, in support of a loved one or as a general donation.
More colour options are available by emailing us. To donate online in lieu of wedding favours, click on the button below, or call our Donor Hotline on 1300 663 936.
Leave a gift in your Will
Gifts left to us in Wills, or bequests, help us fund cancer research, support Queenslanders with cancer, and provide cancer prevention and early detection programs. Read more...
Major partners and donors
Many supporters provide significant gifts to fund entire research programs or fund the building of accommodation centres. We recognise these donors in our annual report and through naming rights. Read more...