Perth Telethon 2018 Raises Record-Breaking $38 million!

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Perth Telethon 2018 Raises Record-Breaking $38 million! Telethon7

This weekend marked Perth’s 51st Telethon which aims to raise money for sick children in need, and WOW the people really went above and beyond this year.

Western Australians raised a total of $38,000,554 - a massive leap above last year’s $36m.

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The record-breaking figure also carried the amount of money raised since the fundraising event began in 1968 to over a whopping $300 million!

Exiting Telethon Chairman Kerry Strokes will be honoured by incoming chairman Richard Goyder with the development of a world-class research program for children, aiming to study multiple diseases, mental health, disability, and prevention - titled The Kerry M. Stokes Chair of Child Health. 

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