Support patients with Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes and their families this November for Maddie's Month
Add colour to your plates and the lives of patients and families with Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes
Flavorite, Australia’s largest glasshouse grower of fresh fruit and vegetables, is donating 15 cents from every pack of specially marked tomatoes and capsicums sold exclusively at Coles supermarkets to Maddie’s Riewoldt’s Vision during Maddie’s Month up to a maximum of $100,000, funding vital research and support for patients and families suffering from Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes.
Coles customers can get involved in Maddie’s Month by grabbing a specially marked pack of colourful and healthy Flavorite produce included in the promotion during November:
Maddie’s Month has made an incredible impact on research, support and outcomes for people impacted by Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes. Some of the achievements include:
Funding the inaugural Fiona Riewoldt Nursing and Allied Health Fellowship, aimed at improving the treatment of patients with Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes.
Supporting the launch of the very first Australian Marrow Failure Biobank, to collect and store tissue samples that are critical for research into new treatments for Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes.
Funding a 3-year research Fellowship at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute that focussed on the epigenetic regulators of normal blood development, which made new discoveries in the search for novel treatment avenues.
Helped Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision provide patients and families across Australia with support and education throughout the various stages of diagnosis and care, including long-term follow up.
Maddie's Month – Supporting patients with Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes
In its 8th year, Maddie’s Month is a partnership between Flavorite, Coles and Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision.
Flavorite has successfully donated $700,000 towards finding a cure for Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes.