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Fundraising Events & Projects
A jaw-droppingly beautiful bra, made almost entirely of used Rooibos tea bags, has been created by a leading lingerie brand to shine the spotlight on breast cancer which affects 1 in 27 women in South Africa. The masterpiece was unveiled today to mark the start of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October and will be auctioned in a few weeks at a high-profile fundraising dinner in aid of CANSA’s women’s education programmes. The novel idea, which was the brainchild of the SA Rooibos Council (SARC), CANSA and lingerie retailer, Storm in A-G Cup, has been months in the making.
Posted on 25 Sep 2019
Posted on 25 Sep 2019
We’ve made it easier than ever to provide ongoing support to the causes close to your heart You can now donate to CANSA from within your app, and even repeat your donation to turn it into a monthly contribution. Try […]
Posted on 19 Sep 2019
On 5 October 2019, Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront will be hosting an exclusive ocean-side garden party on the lawns and pool terrace, with 50% of the proceeds going to CANSA. Book now to avoid disappointment…
Posted on 3 Sep 2019
Those older than 12 can enter the CANSA and Green Outdoor Gyms SA’s competition, where the challenge is to make a video showing at least 5 minutes of exercise each day, and submitting it to enter the competition. Participants stand the chance to win cash prizes to the value of R10 000 each month and get entered into a draw to win their own Green Outdoor Gym to the value of R300 000. Entry fees are only R15 with R5 donated to CANSA towards its education and health awareness campaigns.
Posted on 26 Aug 2019
During the month of October 2019, CANSA will receive R10 per adult entrance ticket sold (on weekends only). Tickets may be purchased online through Computicket.
Posted on 12 Aug 2019
CANSA invites you to be part of the story! Join us during Corporate Cuppa Week and make a difference! Date: 2nd – 9th of August 2019. You can help support CANSA to deliver much needed care and support services to those affected by cancer, by joining the fun and creative campaign that is Cuppa For CANSA.
Posted on 1 Aug 2019
Pink Trees for Pauline Campaign – purchase the signature pink material and wrap up local trees or a stunning Doek and show your support for CANSA and those affected by cancer.
Posted on 29 Jul 2019
It’s Cuppa For CANSA season from June to October 2019 and CANSA invites people to host an event, giving cancer Survivors and caregivers a platform to share their story and give ‘Hope’ to others affected by cancer. The campaign encourages all to enjoy a cup of their favourite beverage and support a great cause by giving a donation to CANSA.
Posted on 27 Jul 2019
25 July 2019 – CANSA is hosting its first ‘CANSA Swim Relay’ on 8 September 2019 from 07:00 to 19:00. The event is a fundraiser as part of CANSA’s Relay For Life East Rand event, to help raise funds for […]
Posted on 26 Jul 2019
15 July 2019 – The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon aims to make a real impact in key areas with which the world is currently grappling, including climate action, affordable and clean energy, health and well-being, as well as peace. Its […]
Posted on 24 Jul 2019
Did you know that breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among South African women? The South African Rooibos Council has teamed up with popular lingerie brand Storm in A G-Cup and the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) […]
Posted on 22 Jul 2019
In July 2019, CANSA launches its ‘Wedding Photo Competition’ to brides and grooms on Facebook. This online wedding photo competition is open to any bride and / or groom or as a married couple whether married for one day or 50 years. Brides, grooms or couples can enter or they can be entered by any other third party, friends, family or colleagues. Winning brides and grooms or couples can win fabulous prizes and also become CANSA Ambassadors and help spread the cancer health awareness message. Proceeds from the entry fee is donated to CANSA to be able to provide counselling, support and promoting early detection awareness of cancer.
Posted on 1 Jul 2019
This year, International Tekkie Tax Day will be celebrated on Friday, 31 May 2019 and CANSA invites the public to be ‘Tekkie-tized’ and ‘Mezzz-merized’ in aid of CANSA’s education programmes to lower cancer risk, and care & support programmes for those affected by cancer! Stickers (R10), tattoos (R10) and ‘hickies’ or multi-coloured silicone shoelaces (R40) are available at CANSA Care Centres countrywide. We invite the public to learn about cancer screening offered through our CANSA Care Centres when they purchase their kit, as early detection is key, in order to diagnose cancer in its initial stages, for a better treatment outcome.
Posted on 29 May 2019
Sing, dance, act or model for a worthy cause – the fight against cancer. Industry leaders will be scouting and offering opportunities to fresh talent, and there are platforms offering exposure up for grabs in your local community. This year we are scouting for YOU in Mpumalanga, Gauteng and Free State. Follow our Facebook Page and see when and where we will be at a Shopping Centre near you!
Posted on 30 Apr 2019
Be a part of the action – become part of the Cancer Crew For CANSA, building a South Africa without cancer – in proud association with Sanlam.
Pursue your sport activities (like running the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon), hobbies or favourite activities and raise funds for CANSA by getting your social and business contacts to sponsor your participation via donations to your own online fundraising page.
Posted on 20 Feb 2019
CANSA invites everyone to find out about events at their local bowling club and to get moving and bowling to reduce cancer risk… #WorldCancerDay #IAmAndIWill #LowerCancer Risk
Posted on 23 Jan 2019
Swipe your Woolworths MyVillage card when you shop and you can help CANSA in the fight against cancer.
Posted on 4 Jan 2019
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 Oct 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 Jun 2018