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Oak Lodge and TLC – the building commences!

29 May 2009 | Alex Christie

With just over a week to go until the project, things are really starting to shape up at Oak Lodge. Last weekend, Tony and his team from designbuilding got the foundations underway for our mini [...]

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Oak Lodge art department visit – Communication is the key

21 May 2009 | Alex Christie

Lavelle and I went along to Oak Lodge School to visit their art department where we met art teacher Darryl Bedford. The purpose of the trip was to progress ideas and plan for the mural [...]

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We’re heading back to Vuyani Primary for Round 3!

21 May 2009 | Annie Wakefield

With only a couple of weeks left before our project kicks off I thought it an opportune time to update everyone about is happening on the CSR front here in Cape Town. As some of [...]

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TLC goes back to school

20 May 2009 | Alex Christie

Its less than 3 weeks to the big project at Oak Lodge school, so here at Tamar Lifeline Charity, we thought it a good time to update on how preparations are going in the UK. [...]

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Vuyani Primary Beauty Contest 2009

19 April 2009 | Alex Christie

Vuyani's neighbouring high school Guguletu Comprehensive hosted the Vuyani Primary Beauty Contest 2009 on Saturday afternoon in the school hall. The contest is a fundraiser for Vuyani and I was very honoured to be invited [...]

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Oak Lodge School project, London – an appeal for materials and skills!

9 April 2009 | Annie Wakefield

At the moment we're all working hard to scope and plan the Oak Lodge School project and we're now appealing for skills and materials to help us out. We've had some fantastic help already from [...]

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TLC 5-a-side Football Tournament 2009

3 April 2009 | Alex Christie

Once again, here I am on the morning after a the night before – and another highly successful charity event – this time the TLC 5-s-side football tournament held at Rocks Lane sports facility, Turnham [...]

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Cape Town goes Greek for CSR

30 March 2009 | Annie Wakefield

In 2007 the Tamar offices in London and Cape Town collectively raised over R300 000 to build a Grade R classroom block at Vuyani Primary School in Guguletu, which meant building two classrooms and six [...]

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London CSR project 2009 announced

18 March 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Those of you following the updates on the TLC site will know that we've selected a brilliant project to be involved with this year, and we're incredibly excited about the opportunity to work with the [...]

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The House of Doome

6 March 2009 | Annie Wakefield

                Tamar proudly sponsors 14 year old Simo Sam who is in Grade 9 at the Cape Town school St Cyprians. The school held a play this week, and a lucky few of us from [...]