Cancerville Family Day 2017

On Saturday 9 December 2017 we hosted our 9th annual family day event for the Western Cape families who have children diagnosed with cancer that we know; our 7th under the My Child Has Cancer Trust banner. If you know us, you will know that we categorise our beneficiaries as: a) Newly diagnosed and relapsed children and their immediate family a) In-Treatment children  and their immediate family c) Children who are surviving or in remission and their immediate family d) Children who have...
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Mandela Day 2017

"When people meet you they most likely won't remember what you said, or what you did, but they certainly will remember how you treated them" ~ Nelson Mandela If you know us, you'll know that we are very passionate about  two things; the fact that families are affected by childhood cancer and not only the patient.  This passion stems from the fact that we witnessed the emotional fallout of the siblings in our families as they watched from the sidelines while their sick brother or sister w...
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MegaHugs

We asked a few of our moms what our signature gift, a MegaHug from Mega-hug, meant to them. Names have been changed to protect their identities. Here are some of their responses: "You took me back to 2013...that evening when I stood in my daughter's hospital room at Red Cross. When I have not seen any of my family yet... when I have not yet faced the reality, that my child had cancer... and I could do nothing about it, but pray. At that moment I was praying for a miracle for my daughter. I...
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