Little Fighters Cancer Trust Pre-Loved Charity Shoppe

The Little Fighters Cancer Trust employs various methods of fundraising and getting donations of goods and services, including the establishment of a charity shop in Paarl last year. While we can only donate new clothing, toys etc. to Children with Cancer due to the fact that they have lowered immune systems and therefore a heightened […]

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Coping with Attention, Thinking, or Memory Problems in Childhood Cancer

Symptom Management, Palliative Care, or Supportive Care to relieve side-effects is an important part of cancer care and treatment and should always form part of the overall treatment plan. Cognitive problems, also known as cognitive dysfunction or “chemo brain,” occur when one has trouble processing information, which includes mental tasks related to attention span, thinking, […]

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Can You Help??

Can YOU Spare R100 per Month? Let’s face it, R100 does not buy much in South Africa any more, and with the price of goods, including food and transport, rising dramatically every week, soon it will buy even less… Imagine then, a family in which there is only one breadwinner and who has a Child […]

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Get Wrapped Project 2016

If you are living in the southern hemisphere you will most probably have felt the chilliness of winter creeping in, especially at night time. The days are growing shorter and the evenings and early mornings are decidedly cold, and it will not be long before the days are the same and we will be fully […]

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Princess Alexis’ Wish Comes True

Soon after her 3rd birthday, Alexis was diagnosed with leukemia. It began when she was sent home from daycare with a fever. Angela, her mother, noticed Alexis seemed tired and pale. Once doctors noticed tiny red spots on Alexis’ skin, they ran a few tests and discovered Alexis had Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. It’s been nearly […]

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The Weekend the Tears Would not Stop

This past weekend has yet again been a weekend when the tears did not stop amongst the Little Fighters Cancer Trust team. It is always heartbreaking to lose a Little Fighter, but to lose two in two days is devastating… This weekend two of our Little Fighters lost their battle against Cancer.

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MASA “Butterflies for Kids with Cancer” Project

  Little Fighters Cancer Trust is proud to announce that we have been chosen as the beneficiary of the Mosaic Association of South Africa’s “Butterflies for Kids with Cancer” Project. Every year MASA selects a beneficiary or cause to support with mosaics to brighten their environment but also as a means to raise funds. Association […]

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Childhood Cancer – Imagine

The video below is dedicated to all of our Little Fighters and their families on this International Child Cancer Awareness Day   Quick Childhood Cancer Facts Less than 33% of childhood cancer cases in South Africa are diagnosed annually. * The number of children diagnosed with cancer in South Africa every year is around 600-700. […]

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