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2012 Scholarship Applications now open.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

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The Scaffidi Foundation is delighted to announce that applications for the 2012 round of Scholarships are now open. The Scaffidi Foundation Scholarship is open to young people aged between 5 – 18 years who: - live in Victoria - plan to commence or continue education in 2012 - have been diagnosed with cancer or a life [...]

Scaffidi Foundation Scholarship Announced

Monday, November 15, 2010

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The Scaffidi Foundation is very pleased to announce eight year old Thomas as the 2011 Scaffidi Scholarship recipient. Thomas was diagnosed with leukaemia at the age of three, when his mum was seven months pregnant with his little brother. Thomas underwent treatment but relapsed just before he turned seven. Thomas has bravely endured radiation therapy, [...]

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 ...