Fire Victims Mandela Day Support

Fire Victims Mandela Day Support
The community of Mkholombe in Port Shepstone was struck by misfortune where 60 families lost their homes after a blazing fire swept through their informal settlement.

The community of Mkholombe in Port Shepstone was struck by misfortune where 60 families lost their homes after a blazing fire swept through their informal settlement.Gift of the Givers met the affected community members at a local

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Mandela Day in Bloemfontein

Mandela Day in Bloemfontein
Mandela Day in Bloemfontein up and going. Vodacom staff and volunteers with the Gift of the Givers team at Grey College to celebrate the memory of a legend, Nelson Mandela. The vibe is exhilarating.
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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
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Mandela Day in City Kamp

Mandela Day in City Kamp
Situated on the N2 at the foot of Sir Lowry Pass the poverty stricken community of City Kamp have to share communal taps as they have no running water in most homes. On Mandela Day Gift of the Givers distributes:
  • 616 x 5lt Water
  • 560 x Blankets
  • 1089 x Stop Hunger Meals
  • 2700 x Looms for kids
 
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Marlboro Fire Relief for Mandela Day

Marlboro Fire Relief for Mandela Day

A fire swept through 180 informal structures in Marlboro, affecting more than 300 individuals.

Gift of the Givers responded with much needed relief which included food parcels and warm blankets for all those affected. This relief effort was made possible with the help of disaster management, civic organizations and the local community leadership.

Sadly the fire claimed the life of a one year old

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GOTG & SA Embassy Celebrate Mandela Day in Desert Village

GOTG & SA Embassy Celebrate Mandela Day in Desert Village
“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.” – Nelson Mandela

Gift of the Givers West Africa will be commemorating Mandela Day (18 July) with the South African Embassy at the Centre for the Mother and Child at its new eco-building based in the desert city of

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