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Raizin’ Race

Thursday, March 1, 2007

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Sunday 4th March saw the Raizin’ Race™ take to the streets of Melbourne once again. Almost 300 participants flooded through the gates of Stonington Mansion in Toorak, kindly made available to us for the day by Deakin University. Cowboys, Indians, Cowgirls, Cowkids and some extremely interesting looking vehicles appeared first thing on Sunday morning, eagerly [...]

Raizin’ Race

Saturday, October 1, 2005

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October 2005 saw the inaugural Raizin Race pull out of the pits and grace the streets of Melbourne. During the race we found people raking through garbage bins on Chapel St, had them tuning into Triple J for clue’s and completing tasks such as playing UNO in a carwash with three grandmothers dressed in pink. [...]

Foundation Profile: Jess

JessJess, age 9, was first diagnosed with cancer when she was 3.5 years old. She has had a kidney tumour, four brain tumours and has undergone regular radiotherapy and chemotherapy. Shortly after meeting Jess, Angela from the Scaffidi Foundation made a deal with her; if she was brave enough to go through with her treatment, Angela would dye her hair hot pink, Jess’ favourite colour. Read more ...