6 December 2012

The Hospice and the Ivy

Our history with Tamar’s Lifeline Charity has seen the Tamar team travel as far as Cape Town and Shanghai, but this year we were slightly closer to home with the a rather shorter trip to a very chilly Sydenham. This year we wanted to volunteer for a charity or hospice and hospices don’t come more inspirational than St Christopher’s Hospice …

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16 July 2010

Simo Sam spends the day

Cape Town Tamarites were welcomed by a familiar face as we walked into our warm office a couple of weeks ago – Simo Sam was spending the day with us. Simo is a recipient of the Tamar school scholarship and is a proud St. Cyprians girl. This being one of my own rival schools when I was a teen I …

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14 June 2010

Cape Town CSR project kicks off

Football fever has us all in its grasp here in Cape Town, and the football analogies are going to last until the very last game…but we have taken a moment to remember our CSR project tomorrow. We’ll be putting up a food tent at Vuyani Primary in Gugulethu – check it out here. Everything is organised and we are all …

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8 June 2010

It’s CSR time in Cape Town!

It’s CSR time in Cape Town and once again we are looking forward to helping out at Vuyani Primary. Every year the Tamar Cape Town raises funds which are used to help out at the school. Last year we built every classroom a bespoke bookshelf, set up an outdoor classroom and built two sturdy seesaws for the playground. To raise …

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9 June 2009

CSR Project 2009 – Day 2

There was a lot of activity around the school today and all the projects are progressing well.  Despite the grey skies overhead, the rain has stayed away, and with the kids getting involved everyone is feeling really upbeat.  The status of our projects around the school are as follows: Jungle Gym The remaining uprights for the jungle gym were cemented …

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