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August 2019

Nkantolo Education Project

The Foundation has adopted four schools in Nkantolo, the birthplace of Oliver Tambo, whose girl learners we supply with sanitary towels. Sadly, as with many areas of South Africa, this area is still severely impoverished. As a result, many girls miss school every month during their menstruation cycles, due to the inaccessibility and unaffordability of sanitary towels. Biannually, the Foundation distributes a 6-month supply of sanitary towels and a booklet on puberty to 1400 girls. With every visit, a health and hygiene talk is provided where the girls are encouraged to raise concerns and ask questions about their changing bodies. ...
21 Aug
08:00 AM
October 2019

Oliver Tambo Month

The month of October is dedicated to Oliver Tambo in recognition of his unwavering commitment to the liberation struggle. ...
01 Oct - 31 Oct
08:00 AM

Tambo in the Park

Taking place on O.R.’s birthday, the 27th of October, the family-friendly celebration is an event that will bring together young and old, black and white, rich and poor – as did Tambo. Taking place in the Tambos’ Gauteng home, Ekurhuleni, Tambo in the Park is a daylong concert with performances, an exhibition, a film screening, and a children’s play area. The day pays homage to O.R.’s love of arts & culture. Come and join us in celebrating what would’ve been O.R.’s 102nd birthday. ...
27 Oct
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
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