FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Please let us know if any of your questions aren't covered here by filling in our contact us form and we’ll point you in the right direction.

Who can register?

Anyone! Whether you’re an individual, a team, a bunch of mates, or an entire construction site – registering for GO PINK is easier than you might think. If you’re under 18, you’ll just have to get parental consent first (it’s a legal thing) – but use it as an excuse to get them signed up too!

What is a pink pledge?

A pink pledge is your commitment to GO PINK and WEAR IT, SHAVE IT or COLOUR IT to raise funds this June. 

WEAR IT can mean making a pledge to wear pink for a day, a week or the whole month. It can also mean making a pledge to GO PINK in your own way.

SHAVE IT means making a pledge to shave your hair, beard or moustache.

COLOUR IT means making a pledge to spray or dye your hair.

My friend can't reach the GO PINK site, they just see a Thank You page?

Ask them to try clearing their cache or using an incognito browser in Chrome to get rid of old cookies or links. If they registered for GO PINK last year their browser may be trying to get to last year's event.  If they are still having an issue ask them to please give us a call on 1300 803 551 or email us at gopink@nbcf.org.au.

How can I GO PINK if I don't want to host a gathering? 

During these times of social distancing, there are lots of ways to GO PINK without hosting an event. Click here for some great online fundraising ideas. 

Is there a minimum amount I have to raise?

Raise as much as you can. Every dollar raised goes towards funding game-changing breast cancer research - the more you raise, the more research NBCF can fund. How awesome would it be if you raised $1,000! If you’re stuck on how to boost your fundraising total, give us a call on 1300 803 551 or email us at gopink@nbcf.org.au

I haven't received my fundraising pack.

We will endevour to ensure you will receive your welcome pack within 5-10 business days. If you have already confirmed your address please be patient, it's on its way.

All items from your welcome pack can be downloaded from the dashboard of your fundraising page by clicking on the Resources tab.

*Please note there may be additional delays with Australia Post relating to Covid-19.  

How can I learn more about the research NBCF funds?

Since 1994, NBCF has invested $181 million into 556 world-class research projects. Visit nbcf.org.au/research to read more about the ground-breaking research happening right now.

What resources are available?

We want to make fundraising easy, so we have some great resources to help you do that. Your best tool is your online fundraising page –  easy to set up and easy to share. It is the best way to get donations and spread the word about GO PINK. You will find research and event posters, a collection box and your event guide in your welcome pack. You can also download these items from the resources tab of your fundraising page dashboard. 

How do I bank any offline fundraising money I raise?

The best way to back your offline fundraising money is through your online fundraising page with your credit card. Your total fundraising amount will then be shown on your page.

Can I post my photos or details on NBCF’s social media pages?

Definitely! We’d love to see what you’re up to. You can post your photos directly onto our Facebook and Twitter pages and tag us in stories and posts on Instagram with @nbcfaus. Don't forget to use the hashtag #GOPINK so we can like, share or retweet your post!

Who do I contact if I have any other questions?

We're always here to help. Give us a call on 1300 803 551 or email us at gopink@nbcf.org.au. We are also available on our social media channels. Get in touch!

Why aren't Pink Friday matched donations appearing on my page?

All matched donations will appear on fundraising pages by 5pm Tuesday 9 June & Tuesday 16 June respectively. You can access the full Terms & Conditions for Pink Friday #1 here. Full Terms & Conditions for Pink Friday #2 can be found here

Where do I find Terms & Conditions for the Pink Friday competition draws?

You can access the full Terms & Conditions for Pink Friday #3 here. Full Terms & Conditions for Pink Friday #4 can be found here

"Mum is now fully independent and living life to the fullest, thanks to the treatment she is receiving. I think the day we celebrated the most was Mum’s one-year anniversary without [her] being in hospital."

- Shane, pledged to SHAVE IT for his mum, Jenny