Who are Redkite?
Redkite “provide essential support to children, teenagers and young adults with cancer to ensure the best possible quality of life for them and their family.”
They are a registered Australian charity. Their ABN is 65104710787.
Why do they exist?
Their vision is to support “every child, teenager and young adult with cancer, and their family, who need us.” 
What do they do?
Redkite deliver the following support services: 
financial assistance to cover essential costs;
information, counselling and group support;
support to keep education and career goals on track;
support through grief and loss;
diagnosis support packs for children and young adults; and
support in hospital through social workers and music therapists.
HOW DO THEY EARN THEIR MONEY?
HOW DO THEY SPEND THEIR MONEY?
Should I Donate to Redkite?
We believe that it is likely that your donation to Redkite will be used as stated, that is, to “provide essential support to children, teenagers and young adults with cancer to ensure the best possible quality of life for them and their family”.
We believe that Redkite is trustworthy. They consistently demonstrate that funds are used in pursuit of their mission. Redkite present an audited financial report that clearly shows how donations are used. They describe their board and leadership team, their roles and how they monitor performance. Redkite have policies in place that prevent the misuse of funds.
Redkite also demonstrate basic signs of effectiveness. They describe their overarching strategic objectives, highlight the services they delivered in the last financial year and the results of these services. They also present evidence that they evaluate the success of their programs.
However, in order for us to have complete confidence they are using money for its intended purpose, we recommend they:
publish their strategic plan
show how activities deliver on this strategic plan
demonstrate how they are progressing towards their strategic goals.
WANT TO KNOW MORE?
We have looked into the finances, operations and results of Redkite and present our evaluation in a report that you can download now. This evaluation shows you how your donation is spent, who is running the organisation and if there are any potential conflicts of interest. It also looks into whether the charity can demonstrate they are delivering meaningful results. Finally, it contains our recommendation on if you should donate to them and why.
Download our complete evaluation of Redkite below to find out if they're the charity for you.
Find out whether Redkite is the charity for you. In this evaluation we describe what this charity does and why, what you should know about them, how your money is spent, who is running the organisation and whether they deliver results. Last of all, we recommend whether you should donate to them based on the findings of our analysis.