Monthly Archives: September 2019

FUN DANCE IN OTTERY, CAPE TOWN RAISES R18,000 FOR THE DITTO PROJECT

Cape Peninsula and NPO The Giving Hand (on photo with pink wigs) collaborated to host a dance to fund our Ditto Prosthesis Support Project.  It was held in Ottery on Saturday, 31 August 2019.  The lovely sum of R18,000 was raised!  All attending had a great time for a good cause.  Each guest received a [...]

FUN DANCE IN OTTERY, CAPE TOWN RAISES R18,000 FOR THE DITTO PROJECT2019-09-10T07:07:30+00:00

RFR DURBAN WORKING HARD TO REACH COMMUNITIES WITH BREAST CANCER INFORMATION

There is so much breast cancer support in our towns and cities,  but It is heart  breaking to see the lack of breast cancer awareness or support in our rural areas and townships across KZN.  Reach for Recovery Durban are working hard to make a difference in these areas.  Through our talks and awareness campaigns [...]

RFR DURBAN WORKING HARD TO REACH COMMUNITIES WITH BREAST CANCER INFORMATION2019-09-05T09:17:37+00:00

NKOSI ALBERT LUTHULI HOSPITAL WELLNESS DAY

Reach for Recovery is on duty every Thursday at the very busy breast cancer clinic at Albert Luthuli Hospital.  We were so excited to be invited to the launch of their State-of –the-art Breast Cancer Centre during Women’s month.  The new equipment includes a new Mammography machine, which is wonderful news for our state patients [...]

NKOSI ALBERT LUTHULI HOSPITAL WELLNESS DAY2019-09-05T09:10:35+00:00

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS AT LE DOMAINE ESTATE AND PEARLS FLOWER SHOW

A Breast Cancer Awareness Event was held for the residents of the beautiful Le Domaine Estate in Hillcrest on 22 August.  Representatives from Reach for Recovery and Lake Smit & Partners were invited to give a talk on Breast Cancer Awareness to the residents.    It is always such a pleasure to work together.   Lorna Mawer, [...]

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS AT LE DOMAINE ESTATE AND PEARLS FLOWER SHOW2019-09-05T09:06:13+00:00

BREAST CANCER OUTREACH IN RESERVOIR HILLS AND UMBILO

We have a wonderful diverse team of volunteers, spread across our KZN province, representing many different walks of life, cultures & age groups,    During the month of August, our volunteers held numerous events and breast cancer awareness talks in their own communities.  In this way all communities are reached and informed of the vital importance [...]

BREAST CANCER OUTREACH IN RESERVOIR HILLS AND UMBILO2019-09-05T08:59:51+00:00

OUR DURBAN TEAM HIGHLIGHTING THE IMPORTANCE OF BREAST CANCER DURING WOMEN’S MONTH

RFR Durban were invited as guest speakers to a Women’s Day Event at the Enchanted Gardens,where Breast Cancer Awareness was highlighted.  Nirri Moethilalh and Anne Pretorius represented Reach for Recovery Durban.  They shared information about the warning signs to look out for and the importance of self-examination and early detection.  Then it was time for [...]

OUR DURBAN TEAM HIGHLIGHTING THE IMPORTANCE OF BREAST CANCER DURING WOMEN’S MONTH2019-09-05T08:53:38+00:00

RFR DURBAN REACHES OUT TO RURAL KZN DURING WOMEN’S MONTH

August (Women’s Month) has been a really busy month for our RFR Durban team.  We have had invitations, talks and awareness tables spread across our province.  Our volunteers have worked tirelessly with such passion and dedication, and have spread the message of breast cancer awareness far and wide. Our  RFR team from Durban, spent a [...]

RFR DURBAN REACHES OUT TO RURAL KZN DURING WOMEN’S MONTH2019-09-05T08:47:23+00:00

LAKE SMIT & PARTNERS DONATE R83,000 TO RFR DURBAN

We were so thrilled when Reach for Recovery Durban were once again presented with a donation of R83,000 from Lake Smit & Partners last week.  This donation was a percentage of mammograms which were done at the Just for Women Digital Mammography Centre  during October 2018, The donation was presented to us by Leigh Smit, [...]

LAKE SMIT & PARTNERS DONATE R83,000 TO RFR DURBAN2019-09-05T08:40:18+00:00