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Gold in September !

Did you know that September is International Childhood Awareness Month? Throughout the world during the month, important buildings and historic sites will be lit up in gold, the symbolic colour of childhood cancer.

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Dragon Boat Festival Team

Every year, Zoé4life participates in the PaddleforCancerSupport Dragon Boat Festival. This year, the wonderful Jugy Okten, mom to the fabulous Lily, and founder of Bonju has agreed to be Team Captain, and organized a practice session at the Lac de Divonne….

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Zoé4life donates 150,000 francs to childhood cancer research

In less than three years, Zoé4life has funded over 430,000.- francs of research into childhood cancer in Switzerland. This is an amazing accomplishment for a non-profit organization run entirely by volunteers.

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104’203 francs for a new Swiss childhood cancer research project

This new project will study the effects of sports therapy on children during their treatments. It’s benefits are twofold: the results will be studied and shared in order to integrate this concept for all future children, and it will actually benefit kids in treatment right now.

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Creating Beads of Courage!

A fun evening! Last week we got together with our team of helpers from the Vaud Cancer League and the CHUV hospital personnel to create the beads of courage necklaces for children who are currently in treatment. The  necklaces will be…

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The Quiet Rumbling That Turned into a Roar

Originally posted in July 2013. Going GOLD for September. This post is happy and it’s sad. It’s about hope, about taking action, about letting go, about grief. It’s about life, and death, and everything in between. I dedicate this post…

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