• “I see no beginning, middle or end to you. Only boundless strength in your endless arms, the moon and sun in your eyes, your own brilliance scorching the universe.” 

    - Bhagavad Gita 
  • “Give up the drop and become the ocean.” 

    - Rumi 
  • ” How wonderful that nobody needs to wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” 

    - Anne Frank 
  • “She stood in the storm and when the wind did not blow her away, she adjusted her sails.” 

    - Elizabeth Edwards 
  • “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny in comparison to what lies within us.” 

    - Ralph Waldo Emerson 
  • “The last of the human freedoms is to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” 

    - Victor Frankl 
  • “You can curse the darkness or you could be the one who lights a candle.” 

    - Anonymous 
  • “We shall not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.” 

    - T.S Elliot 
  • “Cancer could be cruel and send me into misery, but instead it has been kind and has woven rather than unstitching. If it doesn’t let me feel joy without sadness, at least I am so much less likely to feel sadness without joy.” 

    - Jennifer Berger 
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Ommiedraai Comrades Heroes: Blisters for Boobs

We salute and thank our new heroes: the Ommiedraai Friends. This amazing community of runners have not just walked the extra mile – they ran 87 kilometers! All in aid of Project Flamingo,raising enough money to sponsor a whopping 26 cancer surgeries. We are in awe of your passion, commitment and generosity…

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eXpressing ourselves!

On 26 April SABC 3’s eXpresso show did an amazing job of telling our story to South Africa. Click on the links below to see the Flamingos in full force in studio as well as the heartwarming inserts on our pamper packs and the unforgettable golf day fundraiser.

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Flamingos land in False Bay

On 8 December 2015 Dr Mark Hampton, a longtime Flamingo volunteer surgeon, performed our first catch-up list at False Bay hospital. The wonderful team at False Bay performed 3 mastectomies – giving the gift of life this festive season! We are so proud to count False Bay hospital now as one of our outreach points […]

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Fighting for a future on Heritage Day

We made history on heritage day offering life saving surgeries to both breast AND colorectal cancer patients – a double win! Running two theatres with two amazing times… what a special day.

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Have A Sinbin Burger At Any Hudson’s And Save A Life!

In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month in October, The Sinbin will donate R5 to Project Flamingo for every burger of the month sold.

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Opulent Living’s Diva Unite concert

An unforgettable woman’s day celebration in aid of Project Flamingo… Opulent Living ‘ s Diva Unite concert.

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Meet The Flamingo's
Karin Baadjes

Karin Baadjes

Dr. Karin Baadjes regularly volunteers as surgeon for our lists at Tygerberg Hospital. Here is some questions ...
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The Wine club that gave project Flamingo wings

It really is thanks to the support and endless energy of seven phenomenal women who we may call friends, that Project Flamingo took flight in 2010.     I had barely voiced the idea of pamper packs and catch-up surgeries over a glass of spectacular Chardonnay, when ...

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