Where there's a WILL there's a Way
Wishlist Wednesday: Feeding our Families
A few weeks ago the Little Fighters Cancer Trust received notification from a young man who was planning to use his talents to fundraise for LFCT and the work we do with Children with Cancer. This is what we LOVE to see – people who use their talents and passion to fundraise for those who […]
Swim for Hope Fundraising ~ Almost There… Push! Push! Push! ;-)
It is winter in South Africa, and that means that we need to eat more, eat more hot food, and eat more nutritional food in order to stave off the bitter cold weather, influenza, the sniffles etc. This is vitally important for our Little Fighters, as Children with Cancer need all of their strength to […]
Swim for Hope Target Growing Closer ~ R15k to go!!
Good Day ALL! I feel like singing Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” song this morning because we have had some human angels do donations overnight and our Swim for Hope fundraising effort has climbed quite a bit. Donating to this worthy cause is your way of helping us to help more Children with Cancer by honouring the COURAGEOUS efforts of the […]
Swim for Hope Fundraising Target in Sight!
Good Morning ALL, it is SO exciting to see the figures in our Swim for Hope fundraising effort climbing slowly day by day… we SO want to make our target this year so that more Little Fighters can be helped. Donating to this worthy cause is your way of helping Children with Cancer by honouring […]
Superwoman Carina Bruwer Pugliese at it Again
Good Morning, Team Swim for Hope, Organisers, Supporters, Volunteers, Support Crews, Skippers, EMT guys and gals, Eco Crew, CLDSA, and everyone else. I trust that you have all had a great weekend and are well-rested and ready for the new week and all that it brings! While we are still waiting for the official photos […]
#24Challenge Cycling for Childhood Cancer: Report Back
Our Superwoman Open-Water Swimmer, Musician and Little Fighters Cancer Trust Ambassador is at it AGAIN!! SWIMTHEISLAND ~ The Ultimate Open Water Swimming Event 10 – 11 OCTOBER 2015 Carina Bruwer Pugliese (with her band Sterling EQ in tow!) is once again in Italy, where Carina will be the celebrity guest and event endorsee, as she once again does a triple-the-distance (3 laps […]
#24Challenge Cycling for Childhood Cancer ~ 135,8Kms Done; 304,2 Kms to GO!!
Unfortunately Francois had to give up his attempt at around 4am Tuesday morning due to his body having started shutting down on him. While we feel his pain at not completing his mission, Francois is a HERO to us and to all the Little Fighters that he represented during this monumental attempt. This young chap […]
Francois Needs YOUR Support #24Challenge
The Cycle Race-Against-Time 440 Kms in Under 24 Hours There are 6 stages to Francois’ 24 Hour Challenge for Childhood Cancer Awareness: Leg 1: Hoedspruit to Ohringstad – 87.2 km – DONE! Leg 2: Ohringstad to Lydenburg – 48.6 km – DONE! Leg 3: Lydenburg to Dullstroom – 56.1 km Leg 4: Dullstroom to Carolina […]
… and He’s Off… #24Challenge
Francois is doing well, but he has taken HUGE strain in the past 4 hours with massive hills to climb in 39C (102.2F) degrees PLUS, and although he is being very well supported both on the road and from the sidelines, he needs YOUR support!! His crew is ensuring that he is he is being […]
A short while ago our Intrepid Cyclist set off on his Epic Challenge – crossing Mpumalanga on a bicycle ~ One Man, One Bicycle, 440 Kilometres in #24 Hours!! These are officially the FIRST #24Challenge photograph of Francois on the road! Starting off in Hoedspruit, he has 87.2km to cycle before he reaches Ohringstad, which he estimated […]