Fundraising Events & Projects
Participate in the Algoa FM Big Walk for Cancer and raise funds to support CANSA’s screening, care and support programmes for those affected by cancer. Date: 27 October 2018 Time: 08h00 Distance: 5km walk Entry Fee: R65 per person online […]
Posted on 18 October 2018
Pink Trees for Pauline (PTFP) kicks off again this year in September 2018 by launching a new campaign namely: #doekwithadifference in association with CANSA. The campaign is a natural extension of the PTFP slogan: “Wrapped in colour, united in hope” and aims to raise funds specifically for care and support programmes for cancer patients and those affected by cancer. Wrap it up – your new fashion statement, or the trees in your neighbourhood for a great cause…
Posted on 11 October 2018
CANSA is excited to join Avon Justine in getting ready to pinkify Joburg during breast cancer awareness month. The 13th iThemba Walkathon breast cancer awareness event will take place on Sunday, 21 October at Marks Park in Johannesburg. Registration details here…
Posted on 11 October 2018
Participate in CANSA ‘Shades of Pink’ Walks – a fun and visible way to bring awareness of Women’s Health to your community. Help CANSA raise awareness of cancer affecting women. Limited merchandise available at CANSA Care Centres…
Posted on 11 October 2018
Each September the Vlok family host an online fundraiser to support CANSA’s TLC Programme and children / teens affected by cancer. Funds raised in 2018 will help CANSA TLC afford life changing medical port-a-cath and broviac implants, as well as critical nutrition packages for South African paediatric cancer patients. We appreciate each and every donation! Together we can make a difference! #CANSATLC #ChildhoodCancerAwareness
Posted on 27 September 2018
CANSA is excited to announce the first ‘National Cuppa For CANSA Day’ taking place on 3 August 2018, as part of the Cuppa For CANSA campaign, traditionally held from June to 31 October annually. CANSA challenges all workplaces, businesses and service organisations to ‘Splash out Hope’, and to raise awareness of those affected by cancer, by hosting a Cuppa in the work place, and sharing photos of events on CANSA’s National Facebook Page – CANSA The Cancer Association of South Africa, on the day…
Posted on 31 July 2018
CANSA is excited to announce the 2018 Cuppa For CANSA season open, which will run from June to 31 October 2018. By hosting or attending a Cuppa event, the public will be able to ‘splash out Hope’ to those affected by cancer, by raising funds towards CANSA’s care and support programmes for cancer Survivors. We will also be hosting our first ever National Cuppa For CANSA Day on 3 August 2018…
Posted on 18 June 2018
CANSA wishes to convey our heartiest congratulations on Sanlam’s 100 years of success. We are proud to be a partner of Sanlam over the past 26 years and so appreciate Sanlam’s ongoing sponsorship towards the Sanlam Cancer Challenge (SCC). In 2017 the SCC helped raise a total of R4.2 million – the most successful year since the annual tournament began in 1993 and which will be used by CANSA to fund its unique integrated service that involves research, education and support.
Posted on 8 June 2018
CANSA is excited to be part of the fourth annual Tekkie Tax Day, taking place on Friday, 25 May 2018. The campaign gives all in SA the opportunity to ‘leave a little sparkle’ and show where their heart lies. CANSA is part of the education sector. The income raised from Tekkie Tax goes a long way to helping us educate communities to lower cancer risk, as well as providing care and support initiatives to those affected by cancer.
Posted on 23 May 2018
KANSA is opgewonde om deel te wees van die vierde jaarlikse ‘Tekkie Tax’ Dag wat op Vrydag 25 Mei 2018 plaasvind. Die veldtog bied aan almal in Suid-Afrika die geleentheid om ‘n tikkie glinster na te laat’ en om iets uit die hart te doen. KANSA is deel van die onderwys- en onderrigsektor. Die inkomste wat gegenereer word met behulp van Tekkie Tax help ons baie om gemeenskappe op te voed om hul kankerrisiko te verlaag en om inisiatiewe te ondersteun wat sorg en ondersteuning aan mense bied.
Posted on 3 May 2018
International Cancer Survivors’ Day is celebrated during the first week of June to acknowledge and celebrate the courageous individuals fighting cancer. CANSA is promoting the CANSA ‘Bannerthon’, 1 – 6 June 2018, by encouraging all workplaces and businesses to show ‘visual’ support and display a specially printed banner during in the first week of June.
Posted on 1 May 2018
CANSA will be launching the popular CANSA Socialite 2018 competition in Mpumalanga and Gauteng, from April to July 2018. Participants are invited to attend scouting days which will take place at various local shopping centres, as well as alternate advertised venues. No entrance fee is required.
Posted on 30 April 2018
26 March 2018 – The Cancer Association of South Africa of South Africa (CANSA) announces a new mentorship Miss, Mrs and Mrs Charity competition that aims to raise funds as well as mentor entrants regarding event planning, how to be […]
Posted on 4 April 2018
The 15th edition of the Absa Cape Epic will taking place from 18 to 25 March 2018. The event must be completed by both members of a two-person team with only 650 teams allowed to ride the race. Meet the riders that will tackle the Untamed challenge in support of CANSA…
Posted on 20 March 2018
It’s NOT TOO LATE – sign up for the 2018 Hollard DAREdevil Run on the 16th of March 2018 NOW. Ready to kick male cancers where it hurts? Wozani majita!
Posted on 13 March 2018
It’s time to get loud in colour and give Hope by planning for CANSA Shavathon 2018. CANSA’s annual Shavathon has become the darling of South Africa’s fundraising events in support of a worthy cause. In 2018, it will be staged for the 15th consecutive time in shopping centres around the country on 24 & 25 February ( and at workplaces from 26 February to 2 March. Not only has the shaving or spraying of heads become symbolic gestures in support of cancer patients and cancer survivors, it continues to ease the strain experienced by patients who lose their hair while undergoing treatment.
Posted on 20 February 2018
Shavathon provides the opportunity to give back, by raising funds for cancer patient care & support programmes through shaving or spraying, or by making a hair donation for wigs; and to show solidarity with family, friends, colleagues or fellow students battling cancer, or whose loved ones are fighting cancer. It’s also a time to remember and honour those who have lost the battle. We hope to see you at Shavathon 2018!
Posted on 19 February 2018
Support ‘Gijima for CANSA’events near you, as part of World Day, 4 February 2018 – because physical activity can help you lower your cancer risk…
Posted on 29 January 2018
During 2018 CANSA will be partnering with the MiWay Ultra Triathlon series. Entrants will be invited to participate under the CANSA Active banner in a bid to create awareness and promote an active balanced lifestyle that can lower the risk of […]
Posted on 25 January 2018