Charitable Support

St George's Cancer Institute is a charitable trust that has been established to raise funds to provide cancer services at St George's Cancer Care Centre. The Institute's priority is to ensure New Zealanders have access to the latest technology in cancer treatment in addition to generating funds to support patients on treatment.

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Charitable Support

The St George’s Cancer Institute is a charitable trust set up in conjunction with the St George’s Hospital and the St George’s Cancer Care Centre. It raises funds to support the cancer services at the Centre. This includes raising funds for the purchase of state-of-the-art equipment and technology to benefit the patients at the Centre. The equipment is then leased to St George’s Cancer Care Centre at commercial rates, and all income from this goes towards patient services and support grants.

Who we are

The Trustees of the St George’s Cancer Institute are:

  • Cilla Glasson, Director (Board Chair and Chair of Fundraising Committee)
  • Rob Black, Director
  • Peter Pryor, Director
  • Chris Weir, Director
  • Michelle Vaughan, Director and Medical Oncologist
  • Avtar Raina, Director and Radiation Oncologist

Charitable Support has included:

- Purchasing new equipment

- Radiation and chemotherapy treatments

- Psychologist and counselling support to patients and their whanau

- Wellness programmes and lymphoedema service

- Research

How you can help us

One in three Kiwis will have some experience of cancer, either personally or through a relative or friend.

If you’d like to help us care for the patients and their whanau, you can contribute to the St George’s Cancer Institute’s fundraising efforts.

There are three ways to donate to the St George’s Cancer Institute including:
A one-off donation
• A regular donation
• A gift through your will

For more information, please use the contact details below:

P: +64 3 375 6013
F: +64 3 375 6354
M: +64 27 432 3371

Fundraising Coordinator
St George's Cancer Institute
C/- St George's Hospital
Private Bag 4737
Christchurch 8140

Lives we impact

It is impossible to improve on perfection. I could not have asked for better care. Your staff are exceptional.

Brian T

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