The E.J. Whitten Foundation would like to acknowledge National Reconciliation Week 2020 which reminds us to reflect on our shared histories, cultures and how we can all contribute to reconciliation.
Our work in Aboriginal Communities
The Foundation continually strives to support men’s health in all communities. Every year Ted Whitten Junior presents the E.J. Whitten Medal to the “best on ground” in the Tiwi Islands Football League Grand Final. The medal celebrates the sporting achievements of the Tiwi Islands community, and raise awareness of men’s health. In 2019, the Foundation partnered with Spark Health to deepen their journey of health promotion in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Communities.
Campbell’s Kilimanjaro climb for cancer
Former Hawthorn premiership player Campbell Brown has embarked on a challenge to climb Mt Kilimanjaro and make a difference to men’s health by raising awareness and funds for cancer research and treatment.
“Browny” has decided to support the E.J. Whitten Foundation as his charity partner for this journey.
He has been joined by Swans premiership player Alex Johnson.
E.J. Whitten Foundation Grand Final Lunch
E.J. Whitten Foundation Grand Final Lunch
Date and Time:
25th September 2019
12pm – 4pm
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Convention Centre Pl South Wharf VIC 3006
$330 per person
$3,300 inc. GST for table of 10
Ph: 1300 Whitten
Footy through the ages panel:
Mick Malthouse, Leigh Matthews, Alastair Clarkson
Jon Stevens, Vince Sorrenti
Red Energy E.J. Whitten Legends Game
The Red Energy E.J. Whitten Legends Game is heading back home to Melbourne in 2019.
Save the date on Friday 30 August 2019 to ensure you can get along to a great fun night of football and entertainment.
See your favourite ex-AFL stars and celebrities compete in a state of origin challenge all raising funds and awareness for men’s health.
Keep visiting the E.J. Whitten Foundation website for ongoing updates and information on the 2019 game.
Anthony Koutoufides, Ben Dixon, Brad Johnson, Brendan Fevola, Brent Harvey, Cameron Ling, Campbell Brown, Daniel Harford, Matthew Boyd, Jimmy Bartel, Josh Gibson, Nathan Lovett-Murray, Robert Murphy, Ryan Crowley, Travis Cloke, Dermott Brereton (Coach)
Adam Cooney, Aan Didak, Andrew Jarman, Andrew McLeod, Andrew Krakouer, Bernie V ince, Brad Green, Daniel Kerr, Gavin Wanganeen, Glen Jakovich, Jarrad Waite, Justin Koschitzke, Leon Davis, Mark Riccuito, Matthew Richardson, Scott Cummings, Wayne Carey (Coach)
Venue: AAMI Park Melbourne
Gates Open: 6.30pm
Game Start Time: 8.00pm
Tickets: $15 Adults, Kids under 15 years old Free
Monash University Prostate Cancer Win
The EJ Whitten Foundation is proud to support the Monash University and the fantastic work it does in endeavouring to make significant breakthrough to this insidious disease.
We provide an E.J. Whitten Foundation Grant each year and have contributed over $1,000,000 to Monash over the years. These contributions have helped the brilliant people at Monash to continue to develop best practice solutions to this disease, such as the breakthrough as details below.
Muriel’s Wedding – The Musical Her Majesty’s Theatre
Tuesday 2nd April 2019
Join us on Tuesday April 2nd for an exclusive night of musical theatre at Her Majesty’s Theatre.
The night begins with a fully catered cocktail function at the Elephant and Wheelbarrow Hotel before taking up premium reserve seats at Her majesty’s Theatre to enjoy the iconic Muriel’s Wedding – The Musical.
Williamstown Walk for Men’s Health
The E.J. Whitten Foundation is proud to be the charity partner of the 2018 Walk for Men’s Health on Sunday November 18th along the Williamstown foreshore.
Bringing Men’s Health to the Red Centre
The E.J. Whitten Foundation is again taking Men’s Health to regional Australia to promote the “Time to Test” campaign in the Red Centre Alice Springs.
Our message is simple, “book in for a men’s health check annually with your GP, because it may save your life”
When detected early, prostate cancer survival rates are better than 98%. Find it late, and those survival rates drop below 26%. So we are taking our time to test message around Australia to ensure men are taking charge of their health.
You can help us spread this message and raise funds for research and treatment of prostate cancer by joining us at the Alice Spring 2018 Golf Day and Gala Dinner.
Book now https://www.ejwhittenfoundation.com.au/AliceSprings let’s get the message out to all Australian men “Its Time to Test”.
Date: Friday 25 May 1:15pm
Venue: Alice Springs Golf Course
Dress Code: Collared shirt and golf attire
Fee: $60.00 p/p
Date: Saturday 26 May 6.30pm
Venue: Convention Centre
Details: 3 course meal, beverages and entertainment
Dress code: Smart casual
Fee: $160 p/p or special price for Golf and Gala Dinner for group of 4 – $800.00
Special Guests: Wayne Phillips (Australian Cricketer and Media Personality) and Gilbert McAdam (AFL Player and Marngrook Footy Show Host)
Victoria Golf Classic 2018
RAISING FUNDS FOR PROSTATE CANCER RESEARCH
e&s owners, the Sinclair family, have been personally affected by Prostate Cancer and it is a cause close to their hearts.
They actively support the work of the E.J. Whitten Foundation to promote Prostate Cancer awareness and research for
men’s health. Since it’s inception the Foundation has raised over $12 million for cancer research.