Thanks to everyone who supported the 2014 Run for Research!

24 October 2013, Run for Research, Supporting the Malaghan Institute

Congratulations and thank you to everyone who chose to be part of Run for Research and support the Malaghan Institute in this yearÂ’s AMI Round the Bays. We are humbled by the enthusiasm and dedication of everyone who took part and the support of those in the community who donated.

The 2014 Run for Research has raised an incredible grand total of $49,655.15!

Thanks to the dedication of more than 230 people over $44,000 was raised online alone!
A special thank you to our top fundraisers:

Top Individual Fundraisers:

Richard Linney - $2,515.00
Caroline Donovan - $2,435.50
Pocock Hudson - $1,725.00
Darci Thompson - 1,625.00
Aimee Lane - $1,540.00

Top Team Fundraisers:

Malaghan Staff - $4,911.00
Vodafone - $3,356.00
Lexus of Wellington - $2,263.00
Team Pocock Hudson - $1,725.00
Dave Clark Design Associates - $1,628.00

The funds raised through Run for Research will help our scientists continue on the journey to find better treatments and cures for diseases like cancer, asthma and allergies.

Thank you to the following organisations for their amazing support:

Les Mills Wellington, Lindsay Keats Photography, Logan Brown Restaurant & Bar, Shoe Clinic, Wellington Host Lions Club.

A special thank you also to Newstalk ZB Radio DJ Jason Pine and world-renowned runner Melissa Moon, our wonderful Ambassadors and to the volunteers who help make the day possible!

Every step makes a difference

Even though the Run for Research as part of AMI Round the Bays has now finished you can still help support our scientists by walking, running, cycling, dancing or even juggling anytime, anywhere! We would love to hear from you.

Stay in touch - follow us on Facebook - and we look forward to you joining us in 2015!