The Redback Team
13th March 2017
Redback Charity Spotlight: Melanoma Patients Australia
A fantastic charity that deserves your vote
The cause: Each year, more than 13,000 Australians are diagnosed with melanoma and by the year 2020 melanoma is projected to become third most common cancer in Australia, replacing lung cancer, bowel cancer, breast and prostate cancer.
About MPA: Melanoma Patients Australia is an independent, not for profit organisation committed to providing information, support and representation to more than 13,000 people affected by the cancer each year.
How you can get involved: Each year MPA holds an annual fundraising event. This year the Gala Dinner will be held on 9 June at Brisbane Convention & Entertainment Centre. The Band of Blue return to entertain everyone in what is sure to be an “arresting night of fun”. If you would like to contribute to MPA please consider booking a ticket or a table, making a donation or donation a raffle or auction item. Ticket sales commence on 24 March.
Where does the money go: All the funds raised will go towards providing information, support, representation and the development of important patient programs.
How Redback is helping: First place winners of the Redback Charity Spotlight are awarded $500. To vote for MPA and find out more about the Redback Charity Spotlight, please go to: http://www.redbackconferencing.com.au/social-responsibility/
To find out more about MPA visit: www.melanomapatients.org.au
Until next time,