Here are images from some of the amazing events that the Scaffidi Foundation has run since 2003. Were you at the launch at the Apartment? Did you join in our first ever sausage sizzle? Were you a Raizin’ Racer? Did you experience Puberty Blues? Did you fandango at Moonee Valley or did you walk to Canberra instead? If so, you may find your photo here …

The Big Walk

30 March 2008 saw two extraordinary supporters of the Scaffidi Foundation take on one of the most challenging adventures of their lives. Clare Whitney and Richard Herr walked 740 kilometres from the Mornington Peninsula to Canberra to raise funds and awareness for the Scaffidi Foundation.

Raizin’ Race

They played Uno with three grandmothers wearing pink who were sitting at a carwash. They did a quick gym workout and found a strategically placed homeless man in a park before rushing off to bowl a strike at a tenpin bowling alley.

Other Events

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 ...