Walk with Chrisi
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Brain cancer impacts over 1400 Australians per year. 1 men in every 111 and 1 woman in every 160 will be diagnosed with brain cancer by age 85.
In 2015 a member of one of our own was diagnosed with brain cancer. A diagnosis grade 3 incurable tumor.
Thursday 24th of August we invite you all to workout and raise funds for a good cause.
Our goal for the event is to raise community awareness and hopefully help Chrisi French on her fight through this diagnosis.
The 5km walk/run will start at 6:00pm - 1/14 Glasson drive, Bethania.
The event is a small but non-essential donation, mostly an opportunity to show someone that she has our support. As a team we hope to contribute $200 from the event and will be offering fundraiser opportunities in our facility.
Hi my name is Chrisi,
In December 2015 I was diagnosed with a grade 3 anoplastic astrocytoma (incurable tumor). Surgery January 2016, radiation from March 2016 to May 2016, then chemotherapy from June 2016 to March 2017.
Now dealing with many side effects from chemotherapy I am seeing a PT once a week also attending a self massage class frequently.
I would like to invite you all to walk with me August 24th at 6:00pm through Edens Landing.
If your unavailable Thursday 24th of August at 6:00pm and would like more information on events held to raise awareness, we encourage you to share this information.
The official 'Walk 4 Brain Cancer' will be on the 29th of October. Event start time is 8:30am Newfarm Park - Brunswick St, Newfarm QLD 4005. Event is $30 team name The Grimace Followers. Use the link provided for more information:'Walk 4 Brain Cancer Brisbane'
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