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Giving Gold For Lou

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by Belinda Price (subscribe)
Arts & Entertainment Lover in Ballarat.
Each year, about 1300 Australian women find out they have ovarian cancer. Tragically 70% will die.

Louise Ruth Quinn, 33, was admitted to the Royal Women's Hospital on 1 May, 2013 complaining of abdominal pain and fatigue. 12 days later she died as a result of ovarian cancer.

Louise Quinn, Image from The Royal Women's Hospital website

On 26 July, Giving Gold For Lou fundraiser will take place from 10.00am to 4.00pm at Brown Hill Community Hall to raise increase public awareness and knowledge of ovarian cancer.

This will be a family event featuring more than 20 market stalls, book and jumble sale, children's corner, face painting, henna tattoos, busking musicians, sausage sizzle, light refreshments, official ovarian cancer merchandise and special appearances from Peppa and George Pig and Dora The Explorer.

Maggie Blankey and Terry Heard, Image from The Royal Women's Hospital website

Give Gold for Lou on 26 July to raise money for ovarian cancer at the Brown Hill Community Hall in Ballarat from 10.00am to 4.00pm.

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Why? To help raise money and awareness for Ovarian Cancer
When: 26 July
Where: Brown Hill Community Hall, Humffray St Nth, Ballarat
Cost: Gold coin donation
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