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Carolyn keeps Redkite at the top of her mind

Charity champion highlight Carolyn from Coles Devonport is one of our extraordinary Charity Champions who goes above and beyond to promote Redkite at festivals and local events held in the community. 

Ian is an inspiring Redkite supporter 

Charity champion highlight Coles Armadale team member, Ian, is a young and inspiring Charity Champion. Ian is in high school and works at the checkout outside of school hours.

Benjamin and Philip hit the right tune 

Charity champion highlight Coles Port Adelaide team members, Benjamin and Philip, are Charity Champions of the musical kind. Their band The Chance Elective recently held a fundraising concert to raise funds for Redkite. 

Coles raises $10 million for Redkite

October 2014 We are delighted to announce that since Australia Day 2013, Coles has raised an incredible $10 million to help provide essential support to children and young people with cancer. 

Colleen inspires her team to get involved

Charity champion highlight Colleen, team member from Coles Melbourne CBD finds creative ways to inspire her team to get involved in even the smallest ways to support Redkite. 

Michelle's brave shave for Redkite

Charity champion highlight Michelle went above and beyond to support children and young people with cancer by shaving all of the hair from her head to raise funds for Redkite.

Sydney stores proud to compete in City2Surf for Redkite

Charity champion highlight 63 amazing team members from stores across Sydney recently came together to participate in the City2Surf in support of Redkite. 

Jo is commited to raising funds for Redkite

Charity champion highlight After a Redkite team member visited Coles Mooroolbark, Jo has been dedicated to holding exciting fundraising activities to raise funds for Redkite. 

Susan is dedicated to helping Australian families 

Charity champion highlight Susan is dedicated to holding exciting fundraising activities to raise awareness and funds in support of Redkite. 

Meet Amy, education and career consultant

August 2014 Thanks to support from Coles, Education and Career Support Consultants are available to help young people reach their work and study goals. Find out more about one of these consultants, Amy.

Stacey inspires others to get involved

Charity champion highlight Stacey works hard to inspire her team to support Redkite fundraising activities, including organising BBQs, morning teas and signing up for fun runs!

Nonie motivates her team for success 

Charity champion highlight Nonie's passion and excitement has motivated her team to raise funds for Redkite. They raised an amazing $7920 during their donation card campaign! 

Elaine's sweet treats raise funds for families

Charity champion highlight Elaine and the Margaret River team hold raffles to raise funds for Redkite, with Elaine baking treats to be won by lucky customers. She even runs the raffles on her days off!

 

Natalie's leadership brings amazing results

Charity champion highlight Natalie has shown incredible leadership in fundraising activities for Redkite, including heading up a group of six Coles team members to raise funds at the Pinjarra festival.

Janine gets creative to raise funds

Charity champion highlight Janine is one of the most creative Coles team members we've seen, using innovative ways to raise funds for families facing cancer including producing a cookbook and making calendars.

Breakdown of education grants

July 2014 Thanks to the incredible support of Coles, more young people than ever before are now receiving important education and career support, like grants to help with work and study expenses. 

Debbie's close shave for cancer

Charity champion highlight Debbie has gone above and beyond to support families facing cancer, by shaving her head to raise funds for Redkite. She inspired the whole team to get behind her and they raised an incredible $3500.

Dare to Dream Scholarships and Grants

June 2014 Dare to Dream is back for another year, thanks to Coles' generous support. Young people (15–24) who have had cancer at any stage can apply for scholarships up to $5000.
 

Dedicated Suzi goes the extra mile

Charity champion highlight Suzi is the main organiser of fundraisers at Coles Belmont and goes the extra mile to help families facing cancer. She's so dedicated that she spends hours in store on her days off! 

 

Milly inspires her team for success

Charity champion highlight Milly from Coles Broadway set goals for her team during the donation card campaign and provided incentives to keep them motivated. Her enthusiasm made the store's fundraising a success.

Faith's donation card campaign enthusiasm 

Charity champion highlight Faith from Coles Sylvania is a special Redkite Charity Champion. She always goes above and beyond for children and young people with cancer, especially in her efforts to sell Redkite donation cards.

Coles customers invited to support families this Easter

March 2014 This Easter, Coles customers are invited to get creative at their local Coles store while showing their support for children and young people with cancer.

Profile: Samantha Berry

February 2014 Meet Samantha Berry. She’s one of Redkite’s new Education and Career Support Consultants, helping young people with cancer (or those who have had it) achieve their education, training or work goals.

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Hack to help for Redkite

February 2014 As part of their generous support of children and young people with cancer, Coles, Redkite's Premier Partner, is hosting a hackathon for Redkite from 21 - 23 March 2014.

 

Russell helps to raise funds and awareness

Charity champion highlight Russell from Coles Balgowlah is a Redkite Charity Champion. He makes sure that there is a Redkite fundraising activity almost every week.

Russell from Coles Balgowlah is a Redkite Charity Champion. He makes sure that there is a Redkite fundraising activity almost every week. - See more at: http://www.redkite.org.au/charity-champion-russell#sthash.YtZJlBXT.dpuf
Russell from Coles Balgowlah is a Redkite Charity Champion. He makes sure that there is a Redkite fundraising activity almost every week. - See more at: http://www.redkite.org.au/charity-champion-russell#sthash.YtZJlBXT.dpuf

Coles to continue its support of children and young people with cancer   

Jan 2014 Redkite is excited to announce that Coles will be continuing their support into 2014 to help raise awareness and funds for Redkite’s essential support programs.

 

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