WARNING Unregistered charity Breast Cancer Australia

WARNING Unregistered charity Breast Cancer Australia

WARNING – unregistered charity ‘Breast Cancer Australia’

BreastScreen WA wishes to warn Western Australian residents about an unregistered charity operating under the name of ‘Breast Cancer Australia’.

The group have been targeting the WA community after being prohibited from receiving donations in South Australia.

‘Breast Cancer Australia’ have been canvassing for donations via telephone and door-to-door.

‘Breast Cancer Australia’ is in no way affiliated with reputable breast cancer charities such as Breast Cancer Care WA,  Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA – the pink lady), the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF – the pink ribbon) or the McGrath Foundation.

To check whether a charity is registered please visit the Australian charity regulator website  www.acnc.gov.au/

 

Last Updated: 13/09/2016