BENEFITING: Cancer Africa
“Zambia Active” is a cancer awarness and fundrasining initiative by the Zambian Cancer Society (ZCS) that raises funds to support cancer patients and their families irrespective of age, gender or type of cancer. It als promotes the benefits of regular physical activity as a smart way of reducing one’s cancer risk particularly cancer of the colon, breast and womb. Cancer is becoming a major public health problem isn Zambia and 71% of new cancer cases in Zambia die from the disease. Kafula Mwiche who is a Zambian Lawyer is one of the lucky few whao has been accepted to participate in the 2017 TCS New York Marathon and has graciously agreed to combine his love for running and desire to do more by accepting to be the Zambia Acative Ambassoador to the Marathon and in the process to raise Funds for the Zambia Active campaign.