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Sue Kelly & The Team ~ Funky Frogs


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Sue Kelly and her wonderful team of ladies go around South Africa selling “Funky Frogs” to raise Childhood Cancer Awareness & to raise funds for Little Fighters Cancer Trust.

Sue and her ladies can usually be found in a shopping centre somewhere with a bunch of both big and small frogs and HUGE smiles for all who pass by or stop off ~ Look out for them at a shopping centre near you and when you see them, do stop by to say hello….

 

 Sue and her team are in the Peninsula from 10.09.14 – 12.10.14 (inclusive of both dates)

Their schedule is as follows:

16.09 – 21.09
Paarl Mall Pick & Pay
Soneike Shopping Centre
Vineyard Spar – Paarl
Woodbridge Mall (20.09)

 

23.09 – 28.09
Pick & Pay Family Stores – Parow & Brackenfell
Sable Square – Milnerton

 

30.09 – 05.10
Simonrus Centre – Stellenbosch
Checkers Centre – Stellenbosch
Pick & Pay – Capricorn Centre
Zewenwacht Mall – Edgars Court

 

07.10 – 12.10
Pick & Pay Circle Centre – Plattekloof Village
Engen – Somerset West

 

Please support these ladies by purchasing their gorgeous frogs. These ladies are spending an extensive time away from their homes & families to help raise funds for LFCT. They would love to meet you during their travels.

 

 

 

 

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Jaryd Rusty Smith’s Gift to Children Fighting Cancer


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The full, 4 minute version of “Life” – a beautiful song written and performed by Jaryd Rusty Smith and gifted to the Little Fighters Cancer Trust, is NOW AVAILABLE for download!

The most amazing group of people and businesses got together and Rusty, Stone Studios International, and Banana Tunes have all waived royalties on this single, and are gifting it, in it’s entirety, to the Little Fighters Cancer Trust.

This means that apart from a small fee from your bank for bank charges, ALL PROCEEDS will benefit LFCT and the work we do!

 DOWNLOAD TODAY FOR R12.99 and make YOUR difference!

Our International Supporters can also make use of this donation platform. You can help us from afar by purchasing “Life” for around 1 Euro or just over 1 US Dollar .

There is NO device restriction on Banana Tunes! This means that you can download from any computer or phone brand, as long as you have internet connectivity

Below is a short version of the video so that you can hear a bit of this beautiful song ~ PLEASE support us by purchasing and downloading the FULL VERSION

 

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD “LIFE”

 

Little Fighters Cancer Trust 4th Annual Gold Event


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Little Fighters Cancer Trust is proud to announce our 4th Annual Gold Event

Friday 26 September 2014!

 

Event: Little Fighters Cancer Trust Gold Event

Date: Friday 26 September 2014

Venue: Cassia Restaurant, Ntida Wine Farm, Durbanville Hills

Time: 18H30 for 19H00

Tickets: R250.00 per person / R2500.00 for a table of ten

Guest Speakers:
Prof. Alan Davidson, Pediatric Oncology Unit Head, Red Cross Children’s Hospital
Angus Kerr, Lead SA Hero of the Year Winner Western Cape 2014 and Teen Cancer Fighter

Entertainment: Valiant Swart and Basson Laubscher

Attendees will enjoy a sumptuous three course meal prepared by the renowned Cassia Restaurant, accompanied by delicious Nitida wines.

 (Halaal meal options are available ~ please book accordingly before September 18th, 2014)

A Cash Bar will also be available

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Where is Government?

September ~ International Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Thank You Dischem Foundation, East Coast Radio & LFCT Supporters!!


A while back we asked our Little Fighters Cancer  Trust supporters to enter an sms competition held by the Dischem Foundation & East Coast Radio for the chance to receive a R75 000 donation.

Once again our AMAZING supporters came to the party in full force

LOOK what YOU made happen!!

Debbie & Emma Rieggien and Gareth in studio

Debbie & Emma Rieggien and Gareth in studio

 

This morning Little Fighters Cancer Trust received the WONDERFUL news that we have been selected as this month’s charity and are the recipients of R75 000 from the Dis-Chem Foundation!

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Pictured in-studio to receive the wonderful news on the East Coast Breakfast Show are two of the local Little Fighters Cancer Trust volunteers, Debbie and Emma (childhood cancer survivor), and Gareth, who is a Little Fighter currently dealing with cancer. (Mandie was on the phone shrieking with joy!)

 

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Little Fighters Cancer Trust 4th Annual Gold Event


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Little Fighters Cancer Trust is proud to announce that our 4th Annual Gold Event will take place on Friday 26 September 2014!

 

Event: Little Fighters Cancer Trust Gold Event

Date: Friday 26 September 2014

Venue: Cassia Restaurant, Ntida Wine Farm, Durbanville Hills

Time: 19H00

Tickets: Details will be announced soon regarding sales of tickets

 

 Join us for an evening of fun, scrumptious food, delectable wines, and world-class entertainment!

We look forward to sharing the past year’s accomplishments and triumphs with you, and to dedicating our future endeavours to those to whom we had to say good-bye this past year.

We love to meet our incredible Supporters and Sponsors in a relaxed atmosphere, where we can personally thank each and every one of you for your much appreciated Support.

Attendees have a fabulous time at the Gold Event every year, so best you bookmark the date and keep an eye out for the opening of ticket sales and more detailed Gold Event Information!

 

Cassia @ Ntida

Cassia @ Ntida

Cassia Restaurant is situated on the Nitida Wine Farm in the heart of the Durbanville Wine Valley. Travel time from Cape Town is a mere 20 minutes. Here a combination of unbeatable views, imaginative food and wonderful wines await guests in a unique environment.

Help us get a Radiothon to Raise Funds!


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THIS IS A MOCK-UP!!! HELP US MAKE IT REALITY!!!

GOLD-ARROWSMHELP US MAKE THIS HAPPEN

PLEASE take just 2 seconds and Sms “LITTLE FIGHTERS CANCER TRUST RADIOTHON” to 34519.

Only ONE SMS per phone will be counted, so sms from as many phones as you can and SPREAD THE WORD!!!

VOTING OPENS 24 JULY AND CLOSES 15 AUGUST

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The Little Fighters Cancer Trust helps close to 1,000 Children with Cancer and their families across South Africa with NO HELP from Government.

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Vote for Little Fighters Cancer Trust Radiothon


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Hallo there AMAZING Little Fighters Cancer Trust Supporters!

 

** WE NEED YOUR ACTION & HELP **

 

CHAIFM 101.9 has a radiothon on September 18th 2014, and is taking nominations via sms for charities who can do with a large cash injection.

You KNOW what we do and who we do it for. If not, just go to our projects page, and see for yourself. You also know, we could REALLY do with a large cash injection!

 

PLEASE NOMINATE THE LITTLE FIGHTERS CANCER TRUST

Here is how:

Sms “LITTLE FIGHTERS CANCER TRUST RADIOTHON” to 34519

Smsses are charged at R1.50 each. The three top charities with the most unique sms votes will go head to head (and if we are in the running, we will REALLY ask you to back us!) to see which organisation will be the 2014 radiothon beneficiary!

 

VOTING OPENS 24 JULY AND CLOSES 15 AUGUST

 

Imagine if YOUR sms is chosen and LFCT is the radiothon beneficiary! Wouldn’t that just be the best R1.50 you have ever spent!

 

Please vote vote vote, and SHARE SHARE SHARE to get all your family and friends voting for us as well! Remember, we need UNIQUE votes, so sms from every phone you can get your hands on!

 

Thanks
Mandie
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Mandela Day 2014 ~ India Sings for Madiba


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This was a tweet we received on Twitter from Rihaan Patel, an Award Winning Filmmaker with goal to Inspiring Positive Action in society. Shaper @ Ahmedabad Global Shapers, World Economic Forum. Caring for Humanity
Ahmedabad City, IND

Rihaan Patel @Rihaanpatel · 28m
@LFCancerTrust We present you a song from ‘Land of Gandhi’ giving tribute to ‘MANDELA DAY’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QIijDeh5vPw#MandelaDay

Is it not wonderful, when people from other countries send us messages on special occasions?

Katrin

Published on Jul 18, 2014

Special Release on
Nelson Mandela International Day
18th July 2014

This is a song about underprivileged kids who want to make a mark in the society, who want to study and who believe that study will make their future bright.

Sir Mandela aka Madiba who believed in “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

Lyrics: Prakash Pandey
Music & Playback Singing: Kushal Choksi
Director: Rihaan Patel
Producer: Raisa Kamdar
Cinematography: Harsh Hirpara & Priyal Patel
Editor: Priyal Patel
Research & Writing: Siddhi Shah

Follow us on:
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LYRICS

(English Translation)

 We are the footpathers
look at us too
in our eyes the world
no one in the world would say theirs
we are the footpathers
look at us too
in our eyes the world
we want to study
we want to study
we want to study
we want to move ahead (increase)
when we ll study the country will move ahead
heart madiba, heart,madiba, heart madiba
heart madiba, heart madiba
we are madiba..we are madiba
you should love us

we are the footpathers
look at us too
in our eyes the world
no one could in the world would consider us ours

please give our dreams the wings
lend a hand.. make us your own
want every shred shred wall
we need support to these dreams
we have a life.. let us live
please give our dreams the wings

We are the footpathers
look at us too
in our eyes the world
no one in the world would say theirs
we are the footpathers
look at us too
in our eyes the world
we want to study
we want to study
we want to study
we want to study
when we ll study the country will move ahead
heart madiba, heart,madiba, heart madiba
heart madiba, heart,madiba, heart madiba

we are madiba..we are madiba
You should love us……

 

 0507

 

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