Gift of the Givers Mandela Day Projects

Mandela Day this year once again is a very comprehensive programme for Gift of the Givers and will run over several days implementing R10 million in projects. The biggest project is in partnership with Vodacom distributing 50 000 food and stationery packs in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, Polokwane, Nelspruit, Bloemfontein and Port Elizabeth. This aid will go to various schools in the respective regions.

Hot meals and food packs will be distributed to 500 people in Joubert Park. This project is supported by IBM and Radio 2000. Distribution of 500 food packs, blankets and hygiene packs to needy recipients in the Johannesburg inner city. This project is in partnership with Shoprite/Checkers and Star newspaper. Distribution of items will take place in Diepsloot with the wife of Ronnie Mamoepa.
 
In partnership with Toyota SA distribution of food packs and blankets will take place in several centres in the Johannesburg region.

Distributions will take place at St. Michael's Safe house in Durban, paediatric oncology unit at Grey's Hospital, oncology unit at Red Cross Children's Hospital, clean up at Alexandra with St. David's School and on Friday, 21 July, aid will be distributed to many families at Knysna and beehives will be handed over for our Bee Rehabilitation project.

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