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Fight Cancer Foundation’s Footy Colours Day is a national community fundraising event which helps kids with cancer keep up with school.

How it works

Register an event

Pre-heat the oven, mark a date in your calendar and register your workplace or school today.

Wear your colours

Host a morning or afternoon tea, an action packed end of term celebration or simply wear your footy colours with pride!

Make a donation!

The money you raise funds Fight Cancer Foundation's education support programs which helps kids with cancer keep up with school.

Your impact

When a child is diagnosed with cancer their world is turned upside down overnight. With treatment starting instantly, they face, on average, more than 6 months away from their school and school friends.

All the money you raise through Footy Colours Day funds Fight Cancer Foundation's education support programs, which keep kids with cancer learning while they receive and recover from treatment.

By hosting a Footy Colours Day event you are ensuring these kids can put their cancer behind them, reach their full potential at school and get back to doing what they do best - being a kid!

Meet our ambassadors

The real MVPs of Footy Colours Day

How to host

Footy Colours Day is a great way to bring your community together for a bit of footy fun (or friendly rivalry) while making a difference in the lives of kids with cancer.


Fire up the BBQ for an action-packed end of term celebration, play footy games and activities and teach your students the importance of helping others!


Host a footy themed morning or afternoon tea, encourage some workplace banter or friendly rivalry and bring everyone together for a good cause!

Getting started

We want to help you host a Premiership worthy event, so below are some ways to help you get the ball rolling for your Footy Colours Day event!

Welcome Kit

Once you have registered, download your free welcome kit, full of popular resources, to take your event to the next level. Find it in your welcome email!

Rally your troops

Get your whole community involved! Let them know the good work you are doing with our social media resources, and don't forget to tag #footycoloursday.

Kick goals together

Think you're a champion fundraiser? We do too, so we'll celebrate key milestones you hit with awesome fundraising badges to display on your page!





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