$1,848.02
$3,000
Iain Cancer Society Auckland Northland Division
Iain
$1,848.02
$3,000
Cancer Society Auckland Northland Division
Iain
Iain

My Story

My name is Iain and I met Laura whilst working in travel over ten years ago. As with most people, I've had personal family experience with cancer and it’s about time we find a cure to this disease once and for all. I’ll be jumping inside the Morris Minor ‘Charlie’ in Cairo where I used to live, and finishing in Khartoum. The temperature will be close on 40 degrees and that is worthy of a donation for Cancer Research at least.

I'll be blogging about the trip via my website www.thekiwihaslanded.com, so please tune in for all of the dirty details. I've been on many trips with Laura already, most recently one month in Cameroon, West Africa.

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Laura Morrison is embarking on a huge adventure in 2018! She is taking her late father’s Morris Minor, Charlie, overland through Africa and hoping to raise at least $30,000 in support of cancer research.

Following her late father's battle against melanoma, Laura is setting out on a road trip with the aim of raising money to support cancer research. The journey was one of her father's dreams which unfortunately he didn't realise after passing away in 2016.

Setting out from her home port of Picton, New Zealand, she will be catching the ferry and then driving up to Auckland before shipping her car to Aberdeen, Scotland. Laura will then be driving all the way from Aberdeen through the UK and Europe, and then through Africa to finish in Capetown. Her journey will be self-funded, and all donations will go directly to cancer research.

The Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre is a world-leading anti-cancer drug development laboratory, which collaborates with cancer research centres around the world in their goal to bring new cancer drugs to market and improve existing cancer treatments. For every dollar donated through Laura’s fundraising efforts, the Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre will be able to apply for a further $4 in funding through grant applications!

Laura's hope is that "by doing this journey and raising money for cancer research, I can make a positive difference to treatment outcomes for others in the future".

Cancer Society NZ wish Laura all the best for her journey and a big thanks for her support. Please support Laura in her fundraising effort!

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Team Morri 2 Africa

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Laura Morrison is embarking on a huge adventure in 2018! She is taking her late father’s Morris Minor, Charlie, overland through Africa and hoping to raise at least $30,000 in support of cancer research.

Following her late father's battle against melanoma, Laura is setting out on a road trip with the aim of raising money to support cancer research. The journey was one of her father's dreams which unfortunately he didn't realise after passing away in 2016.

Setting out from her home port of Picton, New Zealand, she will be catching the ferry and then driving up to Auckland before shipping her car to Aberdeen, Scotland. Laura will then be driving all the way from Aberdeen through the UK and Europe, and then through Africa to finish in Capetown. Her journey will be self-funded, and all donations will go directly to cancer research.

The Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre is a world-leading anti-cancer drug development laboratory, which collaborates with cancer research centres around the world in their goal to bring new cancer drugs to market and improve existing cancer treatments. For every dollar donated through Laura’s fundraising efforts, the Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre will be able to apply for a further $4 in funding through grant applications!

Laura's hope is that "by doing this journey and raising money for cancer research, I can make a positive difference to treatment outcomes for others in the future".

Cancer Society NZ wish Laura all the best for her journey and a big thanks for her support. Please support Laura in her fundraising effort!

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