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Schools/nurseries

Wear your sunglasses to school day
Schools and nurseries are ideal venues to raise awareness of Rb and the signs to look for.  Why not approach your child’s school or nursery and see if they are prepared to hand out leaflets on school or nursery photo day?  Even a poster on the notice board for parents helps spread the word.
Children are encouraged to be community minded and what better way than raising funds by having a “dress as a pirate” themed day or for the older students, wear your sunglasses to school day or any of the fundraising ideas in the link below.   Encourage the school or nursery to invite the local press or radio along perhaps with a photographer – which links nicely into signs and symptoms to look out for – ie white eye reflex.
Please see our Fundraising in School page for more information.

Click on the links below for other pages in this section for more information:

Community days

Find out how you can help raise awareness by holding events in your own community.

Families in the news

Read about our families who have helped raise awareness of retinoblastoma through the press or television

Awareness campaigns

Find out more about the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust's latest campaign and how you can help support it.

Fundraising

Link through to our fundraising section for ideas of how you can help us raise vital funds.

Send us your events

Organising an event? Publicise it by uploading your event details to our diary.