Our Stories


Proud dad leaves lasting gift to medical research

THRF were honoured to receive a $500 cheque from the family of Basile Frangos who was kind enough to leave a legacy to medical research after passing in September last year. Basile, who had supported the Foundation since 1995 passed away in September 2014 at the age of 92. read more


Café De Cure Comes to Life

Two years on from her breast cancer diagnosis and still larger than life Sandra Kannellos hosted her fundraiser Café De Cure on Sunday 2 August to raise money for medical research through The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF). read more


Supporting medical research in South Australia – Sylvia’s story

As a long-time supporter of The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) and The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH), the celebration of THRF’s 50th anniversary this year is a very special occasion for Sylvia Bridgman. As a life guardian of THRF, Sylvia is one of the many valued supporters that will leave a lasting legacy to medical research, enabling the continuation of searching for cures and improving care in South Australia. read more