Social Responsibility

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Updated pictures of ‘our classroom’

16 August 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Here are a few pictures from a visit to Vuyani early on Wednesday morning.

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‘A word of gratitude’

1 August 2007 | Tanya Goodin

  We received this fax earlier this week from the headmaster of Vuyani School ‘On behalf of the SGB, educators, parents and learners of Vuyani Public Primary School, I would like to extend a word [...]

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Back to School

16 July 2007 | Alex Christie

The new school term started at Vuyani Pre Primary school in Guguletu today. The day began like any other Monday morning with an assembly in the school car park. Lined up in their classes, the [...]

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We’re getting there

25 June 2007 | Tanya Goodin

On Saturday the Tamar Cape Town headed back to Vuyani to join the Cashbuild management team to complete the final touches on the new classroom. The weather finally looked liked it was going to be [...]

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We’re back but the work continues!

19 June 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Well we’ve left Cape Town but the work continues at Vuyani Primary to complete the two classrooms. Ravi from Cashbuild is visiting the site daily to make sure everything is ready for the final push [...]

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The final countdown!

15 June 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Well, our week’s worth of work here is done now, and we did a pretty good job if I do say so myself. We didn’t manage to get everything done, but considering we started on [...]

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The penultimate day on site

14 June 2007 | Tanya Goodin

As the week goes on we are facing more and more unexpected challenges, but the majority are being overcome and it’s only a few big ones that we may have to admit defeat on. The [...]

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Mid-week blues? Nah!

13 June 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Well it’s now half way through our five days at Guguletu and the work is going brilliantly, with none of the usual mid-week lull that you might expect. There may end up being certain tasks [...]

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Day two arrives…

12 June 2007 | Tanya Goodin

No sooner had day one finished, it seemed we were back on site for day two. The weather was a lot kinder to us today, with a bit of cloud followed by warn sunshine. This [...]

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Day one on site!

11 June 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Well, after almost 6 months planning and numberous sleepless nights for all involved, day 1 on site has finally arrived. Having flown in to Cape Town on the weekend, we arrived at Guguletu at 8am [...]