Footy Colours Day is a national fundraising campaign held during the month of September where participants are encouraged to wear their favourite team’s colours and host an event at their school, organisation, group or club to raise much needed funds for kids with cancer.
Step 1: Pick a date
Step 2: Register
Step 3: Browse our Tips & Ideas for your event
Step 4: Wear your colours & make a donation
What does a Footy Colours Day event look like?
You can host your Footy Colours Day event any way you like - big or small! Some ways in which you might like to host your event include:
get everyone to wear their favourite team's colours and make a donation
hold a morning tea, BBQ, pizza night or sausage sizzle
make it a whole day affair with games and activities such as longest kick competitions, raffles or a footy clinic
Fight Cancer Foundation is a national charity founded in 1989 that is dedicated to providing care, treatment and support for cancer patients and their families and funding vital research into cancer treatment and cures.
The charities major fundraising campaign, Footy Colours Day, was established in 1995 to help fund Fight Cancer Foundation then Bone Marrow Donor Institute's programs, including the establishment of the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry.