AGM 2018

SACFA AGM 2017

All CF families, doctors and medical support staff are invited to attend the the annual general meeting of the SA Cystic Fibrosis Association (Central Region/Gauteng)

Date: Thursday, 18 October 2018
Time: Drinks and snacks start from 19h30. Meeting starts at 20h00 sharp
Venue: Investec (100 Grayston Drive, Sandton) map_icon

Guest speakers and topics:

  • Dr RL Friedman (ENT surgeon & specialist)
    The nose & sinuses: are they important in CF?
  • Dr Cathy Baird, Adult CF specialist at Milpark hospital & Charlotte Maxeke hospital
    Update on CF patient database/registry
  • Alan Dunn (Chairperson)
    ORKAMBI: update on the status of this drug in SA

This is an opportunity to find out more about the latest advances in treatment which aim to extend and enrich the lives of our CF patients. It is also an opportunity to meet others in the CF community.

PLEASE JOIN US!!

For catering purposes, please contact Alan Dunn if you wish to attend or need any further information on 083 285 5853 or alanfdunn@gmail.com


CF Golf Challenge 2018

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It’s tee-off time again at the SA Cystic Fibrosis Association (Gauteng) and you are invited! Our golf day is the Association’s flag-ship fund raiser and offers golfers and sponsors a day to socialise and support a worthy cause.

There are a number of ways in which you may participate, so please consider:

  • Arranging a 4 ball
  • Donating prizes
  • Donating items to auction
  • Sponsoring a hole

GET INVOLVED TODAY!

Date: Tuesday, 06 November 2018
Time: First tee-off will be at 11h00 and the last tee-off at 13h00. The evening function starts at around 18h00
Venue: Randpark Golf Club, Bushwillow course
4 Ball: R3 300 (see entry form for all fees and sponsor amounts)
Format: Better ball stableford (2 teams in a fourball, best score of each team counts)

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This trophy donated by Ngwenya Glass could be yours!!

Download entry form Complete and return the entry form to alanfdunn@gmail.com

 

Fees, sponsors or donations can be deposited to
Account Holder: SA Cystic Fibrosis Association (Central Region)
Bank: First National Bank
Branch: Bracken City
Branch Number: 252242
Account Number: 51440060071
Deposit reference: Your name

By supporting our fundraiser you will be helping to ensure the survival of the Johannesburg CF Clinics at Charlotte Maxeke Hospital


947 Cycle Challenge

18 November 2018

The South African Cystic Fibrosis Association invite you this year to join our Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Team and so become involved in out “Cycling 4 CF” public awareness and fund raising campaign.

 

Please have a look at the packages below or in the attached flyer. If you already have a CF Cycling Jersey you will see that there is a reduction of R400 if you decide to use the same jersey as last year. Please note that all packages include registration, race pack collection, pre-race gathering, hospitality tent after the race and a CF memento. If you join the team you may either go off at the team start time or your own seeding if it’s earlier.

 

There are two forms, one quick form for 947 regulars and one more detailed form for 947 first timers.
Packages are the same, but more details are required if you are a first timer or if your medical details have changed.

Quick Register* or Register**

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* Regular Telkom 947 cyclists
** Telkom 947 first-timers or where medical aid details have changed

There are 2 easy steps to join the CF Team:

  • Complete the form
  • Make your payment

Please pay your upfront cash payment into the following CF Association Bank account:
Account Name: SA Cystic Fibrosis Association (Central Region)
Bank: First National Bank
Branch: Bracken City
Branch Number: 252242
Account Number: 51440060071
Deposit reference: Your name

 

Thank you for all your support and best of luck in the cycle race. Happy training!!