Monthly Archives: February 2015

Reach For Recovery breast cancer support group

The fight against breast cancer receives a boost!

With just over R2m raised for Reach for Recovery over the 5 years of the mushroom industry’s Power of Pink campaign. “The mushroom industry is very proud,” says SAMFA’s, chairperson Ross Richardson, “to announce that the 2014 campaign resulted in R445 643 being raised for Reach for Recovery. This brings the grand total, raised over [...]

The Burgers light up their house with Christmas lights for Reach For Recovery

Andre Burger is a man on a mission. For the past fourteen years, prior to the festive season, he spends about a month putting up Christmas lights on his home in Kirstenhof. Tens of metres of cable and hundreds of little lights are shown off to give a sparkling effect. Father Christmas, bells, a snowman, [...]

Take action on world cancer day! Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Wednesday 4 February is World Cancer Day, an international day of action in the fight against cancer. World Cancer Day takes place every year to raise awareness and inspire change. This year’s theme is ‘Not beyond us’ signifying the things that we can do as individuals and a globally connected community to prevent and beat [...]