Every dollar you raise helps us get that bit closer to finding a cure.

Fundraising Stars! 

Highest individual fundraisers

Highest team fundraisers

How your donations are making a difference

All proceeds are donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) to fund life-saving breast cancer research. Since 1994, NBCF has invested over $181 million into 557 research projects to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. Their goal is zero deaths from breast cancer by 2030 and the more we can raise, the faster we will get there.

View more NBCF research

Fundraising tips and ideas

Share your page on social media
Sharing your fundraising page on social media is one of the best ways to get the word out.

Spread the word
Promote your efforts at work or within community groups.

Host a physical fundraiser
If your state restrictions allow you to gather in groups, bring people together to have fun and support the cause.

Customise your fundraising page
Add a profile photo, share your story and set a fundraising goal.

Donate to yourself 
Did you know your friends and family are more likely to make a donation to your page if you back yourself?

Thank your donors
Remember to always thank the generous people who have donated to you.

Fundraising clubs

Rising Star

Raise $250+ for breast cancer research in 2021 and become an MDC Rising Star. You’ll see a special badge on your fundraising page.

Super Star

Raise $500+ for breast cancer research in 2021 and become an MDC Super Star. You’ll see a special badge on your fundraising page.

Shining Star

Raise $1,000+ for breast cancer research in 2021 and join a special group of MDC shining stars. You will see a new shining star badge on your fundraising page.

All Star

Raise $3,000+ for breast cancer research in 2021 and you’ll be crowned an MDC all-star! Our all-stars receive a gold badge on their fundraising page and a fundraising pin to wear with pride on Mother’s Day.

Dream Teams

Teams who raise $10K+ for breast cancer research in 2021 will join our Dream Team club.

Classic Champions & legends

Classic Champions and Legends are participants who have raised over $25K and $100k, respectively, for the Mother’s Day Classic over the years. We thank them for their amazing dedication to helping find a cure for breast cancer.

NB: Unfortunately, we don’t have records for the years before 2008, however we would like to offer the opportunity for long-time fundraisers to email us to tell us if they have raised more than $25,000 over time and in which case they may also be included in the club. Please email:

Fundraising resources

When you register for Mother’s Day Classic Local, your fundraising page will be created for you.

After that it’s just a matter of getting the word out and sharing your amazing achievements!

MDC2021 Community Fundraising Ideas

MDC2021 Community Fundraising Ideas

MDC2021 Virtual Fundraising Ideas

MDC2021 Virtual Fundraising Ideas

MDC2021 Fast Facts

MDC2021 Fast Facts


Make a donation

Make a once-off donation to breast cancer research in 3 easy steps:

  1. Fill in the amount you would like to donate
  2. Enter your name, credit card details and email
  3. You will receive an email confirmation and tax-deductible receipt

Make a difference now