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PENINSULA ATTENDS WELLNESS EVENT AT ARTEM CENTRE, CAPE TOWN

Reach for Recovery Peninsula attended a wellness event at Artem Centre, Sea Point on 26 and 27 July 2019 where Carla Lind gave a talk on breast cancer awareness inside the Gallery. Later Carla and Franca Falanga manned the table outside the art gallery where lots of people moved around. They distributed pamphlets and pink [...]

PENINSULA ATTENDS WELLNESS EVENT AT ARTEM CENTRE, CAPE TOWN2019-07-31T10:11:13+00:00

PENINSULA CELEBRATES VOLUNTEERS DAY

Cape Peninsula celebrated Volunteers Day with these wonderful ladies at Lagoon Beach Hotel in Milnerton. Unfortunately not all could attend the event and they were missed. Cape Peninsula cannot exist without our volutneers’ dedication, enthusiasm and support – and we thank you!

PENINSULA CELEBRATES VOLUNTEERS DAY2019-07-31T10:07:04+00:00

DURBAN VOLUNTEERS ATTEND APPRECIATION DAY ON 27 JULY 2019

Team Durban took ‘time out’ to feel loved and appreciated at a special high tea, held at the beautiful Belaire Suites Hotel on Durban’s beachfront on Saturday 27th July. Looking around the stunning venue, seeing our very special volunteers enjoying time together to just relax and have fun, my heart was filled with love and [...]

DURBAN VOLUNTEERS ATTEND APPRECIATION DAY ON 27 JULY 20192019-07-31T10:04:36+00:00

REACH FOR RECOVERY CELEBRATES VOLUNTEERS DAY ON 27 JULY 2019

As an organization we took it upon ourselves to mark the 27 July as our annual volunteer day and to extend our love for the many hands that make Reach for Recovery reach out to those around us. This time two years ago, 137 volunteers descended upon the Diaz Hotel in Mossel Bay to celebrate [...]

REACH FOR RECOVERY CELEBRATES VOLUNTEERS DAY ON 27 JULY 20192019-07-31T09:57:16+00:00

REACH FOR RECOVERY WEST RAND HOSTS FLAMINGLE FUNCTION

In July, RFR West Rand once again hosted their annual function at Usambara just outside Krugersdorp.  This year the theme centred around flamingoes.  Guests were greeted by cheeky little pink flamingoes situated along the pathway winding between the beautiful gardens at Usambara Venue. A welcome sip of sherry or fruit juice greeted the guests before [...]

REACH FOR RECOVERY WEST RAND HOSTS FLAMINGLE FUNCTION2019-07-31T09:51:18+00:00

RFR PENINSULA CELEBRATES MANDELA DAY

Reach for Recovery Cape Peninsula celebrated Mandela Day with the knitting clubs of Tokai Library and Highlands House in Vredehoek respectively. These are talented ladies who knit items for different charities. Peninsula was the proud recipients of knitted pink ribbons, blankets and beanies from the two groups. These items will be distributed to patients in [...]

RFR PENINSULA CELEBRATES MANDELA DAY2019-07-23T09:57:05+00:00

RFR WEST RAND GIVE THEIR 67 MINUTES FOR MANDELA DAY

Reach for Recovery West Rand team lead by Sandra Strydom teamed up with Sr Vlooi Venter and others from CANSA to do their bit of 67 minutes of service in celebration of Mandela Day. They visited the West Rand Oncology Centre where they handed out flowers and beanies to patients.  Heather and Christene visited Krugersdorp [...]

RFR WEST RAND GIVE THEIR 67 MINUTES FOR MANDELA DAY2019-07-23T09:58:46+00:00

RFR DURBAN RECEIVES DONATION FROM ZUMBATHON 2019

Reach for Recovery Durban were invited to attend the Zumbathon 2019, which was a fundraising event, held for RFR, at the Gateway Wavehouse. All proceeds go to RFR! These energetic dancers, ages ranging from 7 to 75 years old and they were an inspiration. We are so blessed by the generosity and support of the [...]

RFR DURBAN RECEIVES DONATION FROM ZUMBATHON 20192019-06-24T08:15:47+00:00

JOIN IRENE NKONYANE AS A RFR VOLUNTEER IN MPUMALANGA

In April 2019, Irene Gcinekile Nkonyane, a breast cancer survivor from Piet Retief in Mpumalanga attended RFR Durban’s Peer Support Training session with the hope to start a small group in Mpumalanga. Kabonina Ncube, a cancer survivor, joined her for the training with the idea to provide Irene with some administrative support once they get [...]

JOIN IRENE NKONYANE AS A RFR VOLUNTEER IN MPUMALANGA2019-06-24T08:12:44+00:00

RFR BOARD MEMBERS CARRYING THE FLAG AT THE RRI CONFERENCE!

Stephné Jacobs, Chairperson of the RFR Board of Management and Ann Steyn, RRI Past President and also a RFR Board members carried the flag for RFR at the recent RRI Conference in Prague.  Both Stephné and Ann did oral presentations and also acted as Chairpersons at sessions. These two ladies shared the stage with other [...]

RFR BOARD MEMBERS CARRYING THE FLAG AT THE RRI CONFERENCE!2019-06-24T08:09:10+00:00