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Participating in Step Up for Ovarian Cancer


For a month Tim will run/walk at least 4.8 kilometres every 48hr to 'Step Up in September' 👣 and invites you to donate, because sadly every 48hr in NZ a woman dies from ovarian cancer (more than from the NZ road toll or melanoma).

Tim will run on the even dates/days during September 2021 and is fundraising for 'Cure Our Ovarian Cancer' NZ charity, which my friend Jane set up after being diagnosed with ovarian cancer at 32 years old.

Every week, 6 woman in NZ are diagnosed with ovarian cancer. 9 out of 10 people with breast or prostate cancer survive at least 5 years; just 4 out of 10 women with ovarian cancer do. Learn the symptoms here

The funds raised will be used to educate and advocate for women; and fund crucial research to find better treatments for women to improve their survival.

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Latest update

Thank you for Stepping Up for Ovarian Cancer  5 September 2021

Posted by: Cure Our Ovarian Cancer - NZ Purposes Fund

Dear Step Up Challenge participants and donors,

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Your support makes such a huge difference to our ovarian cancer community!

Ngā mihi nui/Many thanks,

Jane Ludemann, Founder

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Step Up for Jane

This September we are stepping up for wahine, like Jane, with ovarian cancer. Help us raise crucial funds for Cure Our Ovarian Cancer NZ.

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Step Up for Ovarian Cancer

One woman dies every 48 hours. Help us improve the survival of ovarian cancer.

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Grace 4 days ago
Good on ya Tim
Marika 4 days ago
Amy 4 days ago
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Go Tim Go
Rachel on 05 Sep 2021

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