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Branding experts become charity partner

Noosa based business The Branding Office has added to their charitable partnerships, teaming up with one of Sunshine Coast’s leading charities, Wishlist. ‘Boss Lady’ at The Branding Office Jodi Veivers said supporting the hospital foundation was a way of giving back to the local community and enhancing the Coast’s health service for families. “We love…

Two minutes with Fabio the Frog volunteer Sandy

We caught up with one of our Wishlist volunteers Sandy who dedicates her time to the Fabio the Frog project. The Wishlist-funded program allows children to share their hospital experience through a fun and entertaining app and works as a feedback tool for our paediatric patients and parents. The program started in 2016 and was…

Tiger captures the hearts of the Coast

Kezzia Taylor’s eyes light up at the mention of her cherished son Tiger. It’s no wonder because the cheeky five-year-old’s survival has been nothing short of a miracle. Tiger was born with oesophageal atresia (long gap) with tracheo-oesophageal fistula – a rare condition meaning his food pipe was not connected to his stomach but instead…

Rock N’ Rides ticket release

Join us for an action packed night for the whole family! Jump on the rides at Aussie World then rock out to the 80s at Rock The District 2018 LIVE at The Shed! THE DETAILS: WHEN: Saturday 21 July WHERE: Aussie World AUSSIE WORLD FUN PARK: 5:30pm – 8:30pm ROCK THE DISTRICT 2018: Live at…

Focus on Dove Palliative Care

Darlene Streek has truly been to hell and back, but the gruelling four-year journey that eventually led to her becoming the full-time carer of husband Ron sent her on a new life path. “Why is God taking my beautiful man,” she thought. After a heart-breaking diagnosis that numbered the days of her beloved partner’s life,…

WISHLIST VOLUNTEER BOARD MEMBER

The Sunshine Coast hospital foundation, Wishlist, is seeking expressions of interest from business and community leaders for a number of positions on the Board of Directors. Skills and experience in not-for-profit management, the development and construction industry, and the corporate sector would be beneficial to the Board along with proven strategic thinkers and dynamic and…

Fun Run Event Information

The inaugural Wishlist Fun Run will kick off this Sunday, April 22, at Lake Kawana. Here is everything you need to know… REGISTRATION: Registration opens at 6am – you must be registered by 7am. The 5km walkers and runners will take off at 7.30am, and the 10km runners will be on the track at 8.15am.…

SALUTE TO DEMENTIA SUFFERERS

It is 8.30am and Paula George greets her 94-year-old father Alan with a smile and military salute. This day, Alan remembers his daughter’s name, but it’s not always the case despite the close bond the two share. “He has good days and bad days,” Paula admits. “He was very intelligent, which makes this so hard.”…

WishlistConnect changing the face of fundraising

A Sunshine Coast charity is changing the face of fundraising by ‘going digital’ for a cause. Wishlist – the Sunshine Coast’s health foundation – has launched their digital member benefits platform WishlistConnect this month which will raise funds for medical research, equipment and local support services. “This is the first platform of its type on…