Please Help Monya
Please Help Monya: Little Monya of Van Riebeeck Park was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in May. She is receiving intense chemotherapy through a tunnelled catheter which goes through her chest directly into her heart. Local resident Nikita Swartz, who is Miss Junior Queen Africa 2016, and the staff of Forever Young Beauty Salon on Monument Road are hosting fundraising events for cancer patient Monya van Wyk (3) on December 3 and 10. On December 3 the staff of Forever Young Beauty Salon is hosting a 5km fun run to raise funds towards Monya’s medical bills. The run will kick off at 8am sharp and entry is R20 a person bring the whole family along. Tickets are on sale at the salon or on the day. For more information, you can contact Marlize on 072-327-0691 book your tickets now.
On December the 10th Swartz will host a fund-raising pageant called Miss Heart of Gold in aid of Monya’s fund. The pageant will take place at Avion Park Bowls Club and is open to all girls aged between three and 20-plus. The entry fee for contestants is R150 and for spectators R25 a person. Registration starts at 10.30am on the day and there will be two titles up for grabs in each age group, Miss Heart of Gold 2016 and Miss Heart of Gold Photogenic. There will also be stalls and spaces are still available at R150 a stall. A photo booth competition will be held at R50 an entry and anybody can enter for a chance to win a surprise hamper. For more information or entries, contact Chantal on 079-165-9126 or follow their Facebook page, Miss Heart of Gold 2016. Both events are for a really good cause please do come out and show your support as you could change a little girls life by helping.
Please Help Monya