Monthly Archives: September 2020

RFR HOSTS FIRST “REACHING FOR RENEWAL” ONLINE MINI SUMMIT

On Saturday, 29 August 2020, Reach for Recovery hosted a highly successful, informative and most inspiring 90-minute virtual volunteers’ mini-summit via Zoom. We welcomed almost 80 participants in attendance from across South Africa. Our speakers, Dr Jenny Edge (Head of the Breast and Endocrine Unit at the University of Stellenbosch) and life coach, Sally Joubert, [...]

RFR HOSTS FIRST “REACHING FOR RENEWAL” ONLINE MINI SUMMIT2020-09-09T09:31:25+00:00

RFR CELEBRATED NATIONAL VOLUNTEER’S DAY ON 27 JULY

Our annual National Volunteers’ Day is celebrated both in commemoration of our 53rd year in existence and to honour and recognise the incredible and selfless work of our volunteer community. We exist because of those who serve. We want to thank each and every individual who has worked tirelessly to support those on their breast [...]

RFR CELEBRATED NATIONAL VOLUNTEER’S DAY ON 27 JULY2020-09-09T09:12:27+00:00

RFR BLOEMFONTEIN HOSTS DRIVE THRU VOLUNTEERS’ TEA

Our enterprising RFR Bloemfontein group decided they would not let lockdown stop them from showing how much they care about each other. Having had to cancel their Volunteers' Tea planned for March, they decided to replace it with a drive-through stand! The volunteers who assisted at the table ensured that they keep a safe distance, [...]

RFR BLOEMFONTEIN HOSTS DRIVE THRU VOLUNTEERS’ TEA2020-09-09T09:04:51+00:00

FACES OF LOCKDOWN: DANIELLE BITTON

Reach for Recovery is extremely proud of our new Brand Ambassador, Cape Town-based singer Danielle Bitton, whose incredible story forms part of News24’s inspiring, “Faces of Lockdown” special project. The article showcases the incredible and courageous example set by leading South Africans to uplift and encourage their fellow citizens during lockdown. Danielle, who is fighting [...]

FACES OF LOCKDOWN: DANIELLE BITTON2020-09-09T08:50:40+00:00

REACH FOR RECOVERY IS STILL REACHING OUT!

The Covid-19 Lockdown is a challenging time for many in South Africa and across the world. Reach for Recovery has been built on a foundation of social outreach, empathy and emotional support of our breast cancer community. We continue to encourage people to reach out to our team if people are in need of emotional [...]

REACH FOR RECOVERY IS STILL REACHING OUT!2020-09-09T08:46:58+00:00