The E.J. Whitten Foundation is a leading men’s health not-for-profit charity. Our aim is to increase the awareness of prostate cancer and raise funds for research into the disease via a variety of annual fundraising events. We welcome your support and your contribution to assist the fight against prostate cancer and saving lives.
Join the fight to raise funds for Prostate Cancer - See our 2013 Events Calendar
2013 Fundraising events include Golf, Horse Racing Nights and much more.
GET INVOLVED: If you have any events you would like to attend please go to our event calendar and if you would like to fundraise and support Prostate Cancer research please contact us. Here are some fundraising ideas- trivia nights, golf days, barbeques, dad's footy day. You can download an enquiry form, GO TO THE TAB - Get Involved - Hold an Event.
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Game on for AFL Legends
Over 50 recently retired AFL superstars are set to battle it out in the annual State of Origin showdown, the Ray White EJ Whitten Legends Game at Etihad Stadium on Wednesday 10th July, 2013 in memory of Mr Football,Teddy Whitten and prostate cancer research. Find out more go to EVENTS PAGE
Join us in Alice Springs. BOOK NOW
GOLF Thursday 23 MAY
GALA DINNER Friday 24 MAY
download details here
Ride to the Other Side
The EJ Whitten Foundation is proudly supporting Craig Alford from Rotary Club WA as he approaches the 2nd stage of his epic mower ride around Australia on February 16. His aim is to raise $150,000 for charity by riding from Kalgoorlie to Adelaide on a LAWNMOWER.
Show your support, follow the ride
DONATE here http://www.ridetotheotherside.org.au/donate-now
Mr Football Voted AFL's Top Personality
The legendary Ted Whitten has been declared the greatest personality in AFL history. The iconic "Mr Football" was renowned for his prodigious talent on the field but it was also his philanthropic work off it that earned him the accolade. The EJ Whitten Foundation honours the legacy of this great man. read more here
Proud Community Partner of WRFL
The EJ Whitten is now a proud community partner of WRFL. We hope to spread the message of men's health awareness across 29 clubs and reach men in a range of age groups through a variety of fundraising and awareness initiatives throughout the season.
Taking the Message to Local Footy Clubs
The Foundation is now a proud community partnter with AFL Master Vic Metro. AFL Masters Vic Metro is for men over 35 and older who are the right demographic to hear our message, to GET TALKING to a GP about their health and become more aware of the facts about Prostate Cancer.
CLIPSAL supports EJ fundraising efforts & men's health
We are pleased to announce that Clipsal have nominated the EJ Whitten Foundation as their ClubClipsal charity for 2 years starting January 1, 2012. Club Clipsal and its members will kindly donate proceeds from a range of charity functions held nationally around
Prostate Cancer Research
Prostate Cancer has no cure as yet. The EJ Whitten Foundation donates to research in the hope of finding a cure and saving men's lives.
Read the feedback below from some of our beneficiaries.
Monash University We hope to uncover groundbreaking research, resulting in a cure being found for prostate cancer
Cancer Council Victoria - Please take pride in the difference your support is making to the lives of all Victorians touched by Cancer.
Hanson Institute SA - Your ongoing support is seen as an endorsement of the importance you place on medical research.
St Vincents Institute – Our commitment is to the discovery of far reaching solutions to diseases such as prostate cancer.
Palliative Care Inc Northern Territory - We commend the Foundation and the wonderful work for men’s prostate cancer and awareness.
The Alfred Foundation - Your donation ensures The Alfred offers the latest technology and services to male patients facilities in Melbourne.