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Michele's 947 for Rainbows 2017

Michele's 947 for Rainbows 2017

Personal message

Michele has taken on the challenge to cycle the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge to raise funds and awareness for Rainbows and Smiles – a childhood cancer foundation close to her heart.

Please make a small donation to her cycle race, eg: R1 per kilometre R94.70 = 94.7km!

Every year in South Africa, almost 1000 children are diagnosed with cancer. Our socio-economic challenges, and generally poor level of awareness of early warning signs of childhood cancer, means that a large number of these children are diagnosed very late into their illness. As a result, they face a difficult battle.

The team at Rainbows Riders is on a mission to raise awareness and funds for children fighting cancer. Rainbows and Smiles is a community-based, charitable foundation dedicated to providing emotional, social and financial support to children diagnosed with cancer or a life-threatening illness, and their families and caregivers.

They are not funded by government, and they rely on the generosity of their supporters and the passion of their volunteers to enable them to do the work they do.

Thank you for supporting the challenge and mission to make a difference in the life of a child with cancer. 

To help Michele raise funds please click the DONATE BUTTON next to the barometer!


  • Nov 22, 2017 - R 400.00
  • "This cause makes it worthwhile" - Michele

  • Nov 21, 2017 - R 100.00
  • "All the best for tomorrow, I think it's awesome what you doing!! I will be looking out for you xxx" - Sam

  • Nov 20, 2017 - R 100.00
  • "Good luck Michele. Very proud of you." - Frederieke Joubert

  • Nov 17, 2017 - R 100.00
  • "Good luck Sis. You got this " - Shawn Rowley

  • Nov 16, 2017 - R 500.00
  • "I am so proud of you supporting a deserving organization.Have a safe ride " - Dennis Silver

  • Nov 13, 2017 - R 100.00
  • "Ride Safely! " - Tracey Kilian

  • Nov 03, 2017 - R 200.00
  • "We are so proud of you Mich... cycling the 947 as well as for a good cause!! It gives you even more motivation to train hard and finish strong!! You go girl!!" - Colleen

  • Oct 03, 2017 - R 100.00
  • "So proud of you Michele. The commitment will motivate you to complete this tough but rewarding race. We'll toast you at the finish line." - Andre

  • Oct 02, 2017 - R 100.00
  • "What a beautiful cause from an amazing Lady" - Janine

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Donations to date

R 1 717.18

Fundraising target

R 1 500.00

Rainbows and Smiles Foundation

Rainbows and Smiles Foundation Logo

The mission of Rainbows and Smiles is to provide emotional, social and financial support to families and caregivers in need when a child or children of that family is diagnosed with a life threatening illness such as cancer. In addition, Rainbows and Smiles encourage childhood cancer awareness to educate in the hope of promoting early detection.

To set up your own fundraising page for Rainbows and Smiles click here