SABC PROVINCIAL: MANDELA MONTH 2015

GAUTENG PROVINCE

17 July RADIO 2000 Dubbed “67 Minutes of Love”, Radio 2000 in partnership with SABC 2, City Parks, Aranda, Ulwazi Group, Nedbank, Iskcon and Gift of the Givers will spend the day giving love to the homeless and needy in Joubert Park (Johannesburg).
17 July 5FM #READSA5 campaign ideas for Mandela Day:
• The focus of the campaign is to ask our listeners to donate via SMS to a Youngblood5 book fund for Mandela Month
• 5FM will collect proceeds from the SMS line and at the end of July hand over a monies/books to three rural schools (names supplied by the SABC foundation)

Special Nelson Mandela Day broadcast – Broadcast from Constitutional Hill

• On the 17 July 5FM will do live broadcasts from Nick Hamman to Rob Forbes
• Move 5Talks a week earlier and invite guest speaker that is linked to the Mandela
• 5FM to record one liners of our listeners reading the constitution and will play out on the day

The SABC foundation will be partnering with Ndaba’s Mandela’s Africa Rising Foundation to highlight Mandela Day in Qunu. This celebration will set the tone for all future celebrations in Qunu leading up to Madiba’s 100th birthday in 2018.

5FM will offer a prize for a listener to travel to Qunu and spend Mandela Day celebrations in Mandela’s hometown.

The 5FM winner will be a Youngblood5 ambassador for the station and will work with a selected NGO in Qunu. The programme in Qunu will run for a four year period and interviews on the progress with the selected NGO will take place throughout the year.
17 July METRO FM The orphanage is Atteridgeville:

The station will do a Cook Off there on 18 July 2015

24 July IKWEKWEZI FM
Broadcast : 17, 24 and 31st July 2015.
Ikwekwezi FM will have activations in partnership with Nedbank every Friday in July starting on the 17th.
• On the 17th, the station and Nedbank will donate 100 blankets to a home/NGO for the elder in MP/Limpopo.
• On the 24th July, Ikwekwezi FM and Nedbank will donate 25 hippo water rollers and 2 Jojo Tanks to a crèche and the community of Dennilton.
On the 31st July, the station in partnership with Nedbank will donate R50,000 to a home/NGO. This will be done live on air with the representative from Nedbank and the chosen home present.

LIMPOPO

18 July MUNGHANE LONENE FM • Madodonga House project hand-over- partners with Correctional Services & DBGIM on all projects at Joseph Lishiva under chief Sinthumule,15th July 2015
• N’wamitwa House project handover – Daniel Grobler in Ruanda informal settlement, 17 July 2015
• Phalaborwa, Majeje House project handover at Khosa family in Majeje village – 18 July2015
15 July
17 July PHALAPHALA FM • House Handover at Madodonga, 15 July 2015
• House handover to Takalani Children’s Home, partners with correctional services, 17 July 2015
18 July
19 July THOBELA FM

Handing over a library at Mamabolo Primary School, 31 July 2015
• The station in partnership with correctional service (labour through inmates) will make library cardboards and sponsor books to the school for the Library
10 Rural Families of the Mamabolo community will be the beneficiaries of the solar lighting project through partnership with Tshukudu Development. This will be a pilot project with a view of expanding.
Handing over blankets to elderly people at the Presbyterian Church -Solomonade, 19 July 2015

KZN

KZN Provincial office
1. PGM’s OFFICE
In partnership with the SABC Foundation, the province will assist an organisation called Action in Autism with general maintenance of the building that houses a school for children with autism in Sydenham. The house is in need of repairs as well as a sand pit for the children to play in. Work will be carried out on 17 July 2015 by the provincial staff.

2. KZN NEWS DEPARTMENT
The department will participate in the Million Meal Challenge, an initiative of the Stop Hunger Now (an international NGO), hosted by the Durban International Convention Centre. The challenge will take place on Friday 17 July 2015, at the ICC. Twenty staff members from the news room will be physically packing the meals.

3. LOTUS FM
On 17 July, the station will, for the third year running have their telethon, to collect as many pairs of school shoes as possible. Staff and stakeholders will be encouraged to spare 67 minutes and make calls to family, business associates and other stakeholders, urging them to donate school shoes. The shoes will be distributed by the station through the Warm Hearts campaign. Provincial staff will participate in monitoring phone calls and other administrative functions.

4. UKHOZI FM
The station will be conducting activations in Johannesburg, Embo and Esikhawini in partnership with local municipal authorities to assist the communities. These activations will take place over the week leading to and including the 18th July.

MAHIKENG

16 July MOTSWEDING FM Description: Mathateng village

Mathateng Village is a poor village near Tshidilamolomo Village in Mahikeng (North West Province) with high unemployment rates and residents live in abject poverty. Formal government infrastructures in the area are s only the Mathateng community Hall as well as a primary school.

Mandela Day activation

A provincial activation on Thursday, 16 July 2015 where the North West provincial government through the Office of the Premier would rope in key government departments (Home Affairs, SASSA, Health etc.) to deliver basic services to community members on the day. The 16th was deliberately selected to accommodate stakeholders we wish to bring on board as we are mindful of their own Mandela Day plans which they already have for the 17th and 18th.

The SABC provincial office has winter clothing items which have been collected and will request staff to bring more items to donate on the day.

LIMPOPO

MUNGHANE LONENE FM • Madodonga House project hand-over- partners with Correctional Services & DBGIM on all projects at Joseph Lishiva under chief Sinthumule,15th July 2015

• N’wamitwa House project handover – Daniel Grobler in Ruanda informal settlement, 17 July 2015
• Phalaborwa, Majeje House project handover at Khosa family in Majeje village – 18 July2015
PHALAPHALA FM • House Handover at Madodonga, 15 July 2015
• House handover to Takalani Children’s Home, partners with correctional services, 17 July 2015
THOBELA FM • Handing over a library at Mamabolo Primary School, 18 July 2015
• Handing over blankets to elderly people at the Presbyterian Church -Solomonade, 19 July 2015

MPUMALANGA

LIGWALAGWALA FM – During the month of July the station will spend its 67 minutes on Friday 17 July with 79 elders of Gugulethu Old Aged Centre at Nhlazatshe, Mpumalanga.
As this falls in the winter season blankets will be presented to the elders as gifts, and OAPs will spend the day cooking traditional food for the elders.

This initiative will be in line with the “Mandela month” campaign, where every South African is encouraged to give back to society and make a difference.

This campaign will live on air by means of a recorded promo to ask local businesses to join the station during the handover. It will also live off air, where the station will visit the old age centre which takes care of 79 elders in Nhlazatshe

NORTHERN CAPE

SABC, Lesedi FM and Northern Cape Department of Education Career EXPO
Students will receive:
• Career Guide booklets
• Maths Genius booklets
• Teenager Be Wise booklets
• Living Land agriculture books

FREE STATE

LESEDI FM and SABC Free state office, 17 July, Boshof
Tokologo Local Municipality Mayor and other council members to hand over, all rounder Care Centre to Boshof community.
SABC will donate Plasma TV and DVD player, Establish gardening project.

SABC, Lesedi FM, 28 July,
DoC Deputy Minister indicated that we ought to support disabled children; as a result we are aiming to start an Agri project with Bartimea School for the Blind.
• Construction of a studio to improve and enhance skills for the school.
• Cleaning swimming pool
• Activate link with DFSA
• Spar vegetable garden

Monday 13 July 2015 12:27