Relay For Life Launch – uThungulu
The CANSA Relay for Life Launch was held on the 7th of August 2014, at the Richardsbay ZCBF Show grounds, where we had snacks and Teams could sign up for the Relay. We also introduced the Committee to everyone and showed them clips of previous relays!
The uThungulu CANSA Relay For Life Event was held on the 19th of September 2014, at the Richardsbay ZCBF Show Grounds.
A Survivors’ Ceremony was held at 6. Survivors were spoiled with goodie bags from Bell and T-shirts from Scribante, KBC also sponsored an awesome dinner for them.
Dr Maharaje, Richards Bay Medical Institute, opened the Ceremony for the Survivors.
The RFL Event was opened by Prof Jordaan and the Survivors started with their special lap, local guest singers singing while they walked.
It was a cold, rainy day, but 33 teams participated in the event and it was a exciting, fun, successful Relay, as the community went all out to support the event!
Weet Bix and etv were also present at our Relay, supplying us with Breakfast (Weet Bix) and taking photos for free (etv)!
We also had delicious food stalls: Prof Jordaan with Lamb Spit rolls and Breakfast Buns and Bell, with Curry and Rice, Chilli bites, Samoosas and lots more!
R167 001-35 was raised for CANSA, the Bell Team raising a whopping R50 998-90!