16 Oct '15, 2pm

(Karen Cheng) Reaching Out and Volunteering for Charity @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

(Karen Cheng) Reaching Out and Volunteering for Charity @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

I took this photo back in 2004. It was of a tree outside the hospital, in which my husband had chemo and surgery. I stood in the carpark, looking at the beautiful leaves, with tears streaming down my cheeks. The photo – blurry, unfocused, striking – reminds me of cancer, death, life and love. It reminds me of that single moment when everything was tumbling down, all around me. I printed the photo and have it framed in my house. I guess, when life gets too crazy, I look at this photo to remember the things in life that matters the most. OK why am I sharing this? This weekend, I’m volunteering at a 2 day charity event, which is raising funds for cancer research. Handing out water bottles? Helping people with name tags? Picking up rubbish? Cheering on participants? Dresses in a tutu? It doesn’t sound very worthwhile. It actually sounds kind of pointless, trivial, unnecessary ...

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The value of employer-supported #volunteering

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