MABS Cancer Support Fundación
Providing practical help and support to those that need us most
In February with the help of your donations were able to assist with:
26 Drives to hospital
15 loans of equipment
And year to date to the end of February:
39 Drives to hospital
20 Loans of equipment
As ever, a heartfelt thank you goes out to everyone that has helped by donating furniture, clothing, bric-a-brac, books etc; to those that have donated cash either through sponsorship or in the donation ’tins’ and to each and every one of our volunteers who give up their time to help those in need.
World Cancer Day – Día Mundial contra el Cáncer
World Cancer Day is an international day on 4 February to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection, and treatment. We are delighted that this year as reported in La Verdad de Murcia, JOSÉ ANTONIO MARTÍNEZ LOZANO, the Head of Palliative Care in the Murcia Region, felt that the work carried out by the MABS volunteers was worthy of a mention on such an important day.
Dates for diary
6th April – Rendezvous Camposol’s 1st anniversary, 2pm tickets 8.50€ to include seat, live music from Supasonic, choice of burgers, baps and jacket potatoes. 55” smart TV being raffled for MABS.
- 12th April Easter Coffee Morning
- 16th June Ascot Ladies day
- 4th September Party in the Park
- 30th September World Coffee Morning
- 30th October Race for Life
- 25th November Winter Fayre
Bookcases at Alley Palais
Check out the bookcases on Camposol, enjoy a drink whilst you browse. There is a selection of all sorts of books which are ‘refreshed’ regularly. And a big thank you to Alix for letting us put them there and Zoe for tidying them up when needed. Feel free to take a book(s), just leave a donation in MABS collection tin at the bar
How you can help:
Volunteers – We always need more hands (as it were) to help out in various roles, so if you can spare a few hours and would like to help we would love to see you. It’s very rewarding work and makes a huge difference to those that need our help.
Shop workers – various roles in our shop in Totana. There is a car share available from Camposol B
Work on reception at the Respite Home
Van workers/drivers – collecting and delivering furniture etc. in the local area.
Patient drivers – driving patients to their appointments, expenses paid if you use your own car.
Just phone 634 362 954, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call into our Respite Home on Avenida de Los Covachos 278 on Camposol B2.
Collections: Furniture and larger items? Message MABS Charity Shop Totana or Phone 634 313 478 to arrange collection.
Smaller items? We have donation ‘boxes’ for clothes, bric a brac, etc. in our Respite Home, Alley Palais and The Club House on Camposol
If you need our help Phone our Helpline 620 62 24 10
For more information www.mabscancerfoundation.com