Entries by liana

Resilience Gymnastics In-house Comp Fundraiser

Resilience Gymnastics College in Melbourne Victoria came up with a truly creative way to honour baby Maksim and raise funds for Stillbirth Foundation in June this year. They cleverly hosted an In-house competition! Through this event they were able to raise a whopping $4,788 and spread awareness about stillbirth to parents of students and the […]

Wonderwomen rock ROC

On May 13th these 19 wondermums travelled from the GC to Brisbane to participate in the ROC Race (Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge). This is 5km of ‘fun’ obstacles which they completed in brilliant wonderwomen suits! They decided to raise funds for stillbirth research and honour Luca, who would have been 7 on the 14th May. They […]

HBF Run for a Reason

On May 28, 2017 Carlee and the indomitable Team Nate, ran HBF Run for a Reason for the second year. Carlee actually participated the year prior, pregnant with the little one who this year, got to check out the scenery! Think a marathon has to be no gruelling?….check out these pics to see that can […]

Wedding donation

When Caterina and Roberto were planning their wedding, they knew they wanted to remember their stillborn baby Angela in the day’s events. So rather than spending money on table gifts for their guests, they donated the allocated money that they would have spent on bonbonniere to Stillbirth Foundation. Each table place setting contained a card explaining that funds […]

TAKE THE PwC CHALLENGE: Innovation Community urged to find Stillbirth Breakthrough

Six babies are stillborn every day in Australia and one of the major issues associated with many of these tragedies is reduced foetal movement during pregnancy. As a result, Stillbirth Foundation Australia has teamed up with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)’s Open Innovation Platform to encourage researchers to develop a tool to monitor foetal movements. The Foundation is urging innovators, […]

Orica Winery Ride

Jordana and Alistair lost their little boy Kai on March 25th 2016. Like so many parents affected by stillbirth, they wanted to raise awareness about its prevalence as well as funds for research to help find answers. Knowing that they wanted to do a bike ride, they located the beautiful Orica Winery Ride which allowed […]

Rafael’s Reach

On Saturday 26th 2016 Anne-Maree Polimeni and Alan Wilson held a cocktail party and silent auction to raise awareness and funds for stillbirth research. The event was held in honour of their third son, Rafael who was stillborn in 2015. The date of the event would have marked Rafael’s 12 month anniversary. The event raised $25,000 […]

Remy & Co Pasta Bar

Michael and Nina honour their stillborn daughter Remy with each meal they serve at their restaurant Remy & Co Pasta Bar, with a donation to Stillbirth Foundation and Sands from each meal ordered. They recently marked their one year anniversary which was a celebration of community and awareness.

Logan

By Jane Bond, mother of Logan The heart is bleeding, a gaping hole resides My baby was born in a shadow, never to see the light The heft of my sorrow is beyond comprehension It’s a feeling beyond divine The love I have for him never to be mentioned I carry it alone through time […]