Time to shine

Kate Caro is one of our wonderful volunteers – she regularly helps to drive members to the Sweet Louise support meetings and helps at the meetings and events such as Member Days. Kate says: “I’ve been involved with Sweet Louise since the very beginning. Louise was a close friend of mine. “I met Louise at secondary school, and she was a great friend to me and my family. I was … Read More

Good for the soul

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“Volunteering with Sweet Louise is good for the soul,” says good soul and Sweet Louise volunteer Adi Waters. Adi is one of our team of super star volunteers who gift their time and skills to support New Zealanders living with incurable breast cancer. “I have a beautiful friend, Karen, who has stage four breast cancer and is a member of Sweet Louise. She constantly talked about Sweet Louise and all … Read More

I love being with these strong, inspiring ladies

Robyn Autridge finds it inspiring to help as a volunteer with Sweet Louise. She’s one of the many volunteers who help support our members living with incurable breast cancer. “A few years ago I saw a TV show interviewing women of all ages, talking about their lives and situation they were in with themselves and their families. I thought what wonderful strong ladies they were. Then at the end of … Read More

Do it while you can!

Joy McKinstry is a volunteer driver for Sweet Louise. She’s one the special volunteers who help support our members with incurable breast cancer. “Some years ago, an acquaintance told me that she was driving for Sweet Louise. I was very interested and thought this was something I could help with.” Joy helps drive Sweet Louise members to the member meetings – the face-to-face support groups where members get the chance … Read More

Making a difference

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Sandy Dawson, one of our special volunteers, says meeting the wonderful people who make up the Sweet Louise community is why she enjoys volunteering so much. “Although what I do for Sweet Louise is small, I hope it makes a difference. I hope I can help make a better day for someone who is down. I am proud to be involved with an organisation that makes a difference to so many people at a … Read More

Helping is the greatest reward

Robyn Warin is one of the fabulous volunteers who support Sweet Louise and our members throughout New Zealand. We are so grateful for their support and generosity. Robyn regularly organises and facilitates the morning tea for the Northland member meetings. Robyn says: “I like the values of Sweet Louise. It’s all about the members, giving them the support they need. And as a volunteer, giving is amazing. It’s easy to … Read More