Charity Fun Walk at Taman Lembah Kiara, Kuala Lumpur – 26 Nov 2006
The Breast Cancer Welfare Association and their dragon boat racing team, the Pink Challengers organised a charity fun walk on the 26 Nov 2006, Sunday at the Taman Lembah Kiara, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur. To add to the fun, there was a lucky draw, food & drinks stall and a charity gift stall.
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Pink Challengers, Pink Combo and their supporters taking part in the Pesta Air Putrajaya
Pink Challengers at Pesta Air Putrajaya – 9 July 2006
The Pink Challengers, Pink Combo and their supporters took part in the women’s dragon boat race during the Pesta Air Putrajaya at Kompleks Sukan Air Putrajaya. Other women's teams who participated were the Putrajaya Holdings Lady Vikings team A & B, MMU and Kempas.
Hi-Tea for Young Breast Cancer Survivors – 9 July 2006
Siew Mei Quin organised a Hi-tea get together at a local hotel where a total of 19 young survivors made new friends and renewed friendship bonds as they enjoyed their tea. All of them were very enthusiastic about keeping in touch, organizing day trips and engaging in interesting social activities. Senior members of the BCWA was also present to forge relations with the younger survivors!
Datin Azura Bahaman showing the finer points of Decoupage handiwork
The finished products!
Decoupage For You? – 8 July 2006
Datin Azura Bahaman conducted a two-hour session on Decoupage at the BCWA office. 20 members enjoyed their Saturday afternoon, cutting, painting and pasting to transform their jam jars and bottles into works of art.
|Breast Cancer Survivors Row To Raise Awareness, Penang – 27-28 May 2006|
The 27th Penang International Dragon Boat Festival was held in Teluk Bahang Dam, Penang this year. The Breast Cancer Welfare Association sent 2 teams for the Dragon Boat Race.
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|Communications in Personal Relationships – 4 Mar 2006|
Dr Selva Gabriel gave a light hearted and humorous approach to the topic of male-female communications in personal relationships.
|BCWA Pink Challengers Start Training for the Dragon Boat Race – Feb 2006|
Pink Challengers Dragon Boat Team from the BCWA started their weekend training in Putrajaya Lake Club since February to prepare for the 27th Penang International Dragon Boat Festival to be held on 27 - 28 May 2006.
|BCWA Thimble Thumb Team Goes to Ipoh – 18 Feb 2006|
The Thimble Thumb Team went to Ipoh to teach the Persatuan Pink Champion Perak members how to sew the sponge breast prostheses. The BCWA also donated one portable sewing machine to them.
Top Photo: Tammy Tam, Thimble Thumb Team Chairperson presented a portable sewing machine to the President, Mardianah Mohd Yusof.
Bottom Photo: Participants watching how edging is done on the sponge prosthesis.
|BCWA hold their head high in Walk with PRIDE|
Ranbir Kaur reports on the Walk With PRIDE Fashion Show held on 31 July 2005.
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The PINK Challengers at the 26th Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 12 June 2005
BCWA dragon boat race team participates in their maiden race at the 26th Anniversary Penang International Dragon Boat Race.
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|Report on Activities|
Here is Barbara Khoo's report on the BCWA's activies for the period: October 2003 - July 2004
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|OutRageously PiNk Nite 11 June 2004|
The BCWA members were out in full force for OPN in various capacities. It was tiring as the area to cover was large - the Bangsar Baru Business District! Even so ALL had an amazingly great time! Read all about the run up to the OPN and where some BCWA members became models for the promotional photoshoot!
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First National Breast Cancer Support Conference 9-11 Jan 2004
What a successful conference this was, attended by over 200 participants made up of breast cancer survivors, allied healthcare workers (such as doctors and nurses) as well as volunteers.
Here is our report
|A Stress Management Trip to the National Stud Farm 3 Nov 2003|
The National Stud Farm (NSF) seems like an unlikely place to de-stress. More...
|Entertaining at Home Made Easy 23 Aug 2003 |
BCWA held a social event for the month of August to provide members with some tips on how to entertain at home. More...
|Lecture and Demonstration on Acupressure by John Hunt, Doctor of Chiropractic on 14 June 2003|
On the 14 June, the BCWA organized a session on Acupressure. John Hunt, Doctor of Chiropractic was invited to demonstrate and lecture on this topic. More...
|BCWA Indoor Games Session on 10 May 2003|
An indoor games session was held on 10 May 2003. More...
|BCWA’s Cooking Session at the Pizza Fratello Italiano, Kuala Lumpur. 22 March 2003|
BCWA members had a good time at a Tiramisu and Pizza making session at Pizza Fratello Italiano. More...
Ranjit Kaur (on the left), the organizing Chairperson of the Conference with YBhg Datin Paduka Seri Hajah Zaleha Ismail, Director of the Asean Confederation of Women’s Organisations
1st Asia Pacific Reach to Recovery International Breast Cancer Support Conference August 20021st Asia Pacific Conference Report
Radiology Malaysia's Breast Health Info Centre was there to cover the event and here are the reports:
First Malaysia Reach to Recovery Award 2002
Best Poster Award
Two Time Breast Cancer Survivor's Story
Chairperson's Closing Address
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