I CHOOSE TO BE HERE – THE ART OF GIVING DURING THE GLOBAL COVID_19 PANDEMIC

“Awubizwanga Uzizele, no one asked me to be here, I chose to be here” this is the mantra of the Overberg Whale Boxing Club which was founded by Mzi Damesi in 2007 and was formally registered as a non-profit organisation in 2011.

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The boxing club is housed in the Zwelihle village, Zwelihle means “Beautiful Place” and it is situated between Hermanus and Sandbaai in the Western Cape of South Africa.

The boxing gym is situated, for the moment, at the Zwelihle Sports Grounds in Lusaka Street. The gym consists of three converted shipping containers set around a central concrete square.

Despite having very limited resources, the most basic facilities and equipment Mzi’s dedication and his pupil’s hard work the OWBC boxers have enjoyed phenomenal success, not only regionally but nationally too.

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THE MOSHIA SECONDARY SCHOOL PROJECT 2020 “Inspiring Greatness”

THE PROJECT IS PROUDLY SUPPORTED BY SHAMBALA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE & THE EMS FOUNDATION

On a beautiful morning, on Monday the 17th February 2020 the headmaster of Moshia Secondary School, in the village of Alma in Vaalwater, Limpopo Province in South Africa opened the school gates and welcomed his pupils and invited guests to celebrate the upgrade the school that he is in unofficially in charge of.

Headmaster Mr Setu
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