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A Window of Hope - Supporting Cancer Council Tasmania's Relay for Life

IGA Tasmania are proud to be supporting Cancer Councils Tasmania's 'A Window of Hope' campaign.


The Window of Hope campaign will be run in IGA stores across Tasmania in support of Cancer Council Tasmania’s Relay For Life Tasmania program. Shoppers will have the chance to purchase a card and write a message of Hope on it, either for someone affected by cancer, or in support of our ongoing battle to beat cancer in Tasmania. Stores are encouraged to use the cards to create a ‘Window of Hope’ on their store front in support of those affected in their local community.

Importantly all funds raised through this campaign will stay in Tasmania to support local communities and families through support and advocacy programs, information, resources and research initiatives. Cancer Council Tasmania are proud to offer practical support programs, such as the state wide wig library, transport2treatment, as well as emotional support through  Living Well After Cancer workshops and support groups.

Every day in Tasmania alone, more than 8 people will hear the words ‘You have cancer’.  With the support of the community and partners like IGA, Cancer Council Tasmania aims to reduce the incidence and impact of cancer on all Tasmanians.

All funds raised through this campaign will stay in Tasmania to support local communities.

Where to buy

Window of Hope cards are available from the following IGA stores for the cost of $2:

  • Supa IGA St Helens 
  • Supa IGA Shearwater
  • IGA Everyday Ulverstone
  • IGA Everyday Norwood
  • IGA Everyday Wynyard
  • IGA Everyday Queenstown (Evans)
  • IGA Everyday Bicheno
  • IGA Everyday Penguin
  • IGA Everyday Zeehan
  • IGA Everyday Devonport (Fourways)
  • IGA Everyday Youngtown
  • IGA X-press Cressy

Relay for Life

IGA Tasmania is the Principal Partner for Relay for Life 2016.

Events are as follows:

Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 Feb 2016
Tolosa Park, Glenorchy

Saturday 5 & Sunday 6 March 2016
Tynwald Park, New Norfolk

Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 March 2016
Circular Head Community Recreation Centre, Smithton

Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 March 2016
Sports Complex Ave, Penguin

Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 April 2016
Recreation Ground, Wilmot Rd, Huonville

Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 April 2016
St Leonards Athletic Centre, St Leonards

 

Learn More

Participate

Cancer Council Tasmania's Nicky Ristrom with Grant Hinchcliffe and Glenn Rainsford from IGA Tasmania (Tasmanian Independent Retailers). IGA have supported Relay for Life for many years.
IGA wish to thank Flying Colours Printing for making this fund-raising initiative possible.