In Celebration

Garvan supporters John and Bloom de Largie Dalton

John & Bloom de Largie Dalton

"We were very impressed when we received the personalised In Celebration envelopes...Our guest were also impressed and enjoyed giving to such a worthwhile cause."

'In Celebration' donations

'In Celebration' donations are a lovely way to commemorate  your wedding, anniversary, birthday, graduation, long service or any other special occasion.


4 easy ways to make an 'In Celebration' donation

Online: Make a secure online donation now.
By phone: To donate via credit card please call 1300 73 66 77 (9am to 5pm).
By mail: Download our donation form and mail with your cheque or credit card details to Garvan Research Foundation, Reply Paid 68593, Darlinghurst NSW 2010.
By fax: Download our donation form and fax to 61-02-9295 8507.

Donations of $2 and over are fully tax deductible and you will receive a receipt from Garvan Research Foundation (the fundraising arm of the Garvan Institute) ABN 91 042 722 738.


How to arrange a donation to Garvan in lieu of gifts

With a little notice, Garvan can provide you with personalised donation envelopes to distribute at the event or prior.

  1. Simply contact our Supporter Care Coordinator on (02) 9295 8110 or email
  2. We will then express post or courier the envelopes to you.
  3. You can collect the envelopes and send or deliver them to us, or your guests can mail them directly to us.
  4. 4 weeks after the event we will let you know the total given to Garvan in honour of your celebration.

Pressed for time?

If you are pressed for time you can also download our specially designed In Celebration donation leaflet and personalise and print it yourself at home. There are 4 designs to choose from. The leaflets are in PDF format and print on A4 paper in colour or black and white. Simply personalise the pdf, print out the number you need, then fold twice into a leaflet. (Don't worry if the top half of the leaflet looks upside down at first.This is so you can fold it into a leaflet.)

Click on the images to download the 'In Celebration' leaflet you would like to use.


Set up a personal 'In Celebration' fundraising page

You can also celebrate and promote your event by setting up an ‘In Celebration’ on-line fundraising page, personalising it with your photos and text, and sending a message out to your friends and family via email. To do this register to Create a Fundraising Page and follow the simple steps.


Need assistance? Then contact us

We can help you celebrate. For information or help please contact the Supporter Care office on (02) 9295 8110 or email