mandela-day

Love Our City, 67 minutes on Mandela day

This is the third Mandela Day since the global icon passed.

The community of winners faith centre recognises the contribution of Tat’ Mandela and celebrates a life well lived as an exemplary of a modern day Joseph. Since he’s no longer around to anchor the occasion, it’s more important than ever to uphold the values for which he fought and sacrificed.

To commemorate this charitable day Winners Faith Centre situated at 55 Paarden Eiland Road, Paarden Eiland opened up the doors, between 7am – 9pm, to enable the public to volunteer 67 minutes to do the following activities.

Activities for Mandela Day at the church, Winners Faith Centre

  1. Striping and sanding the chairs
  2. Packing out youth centre
  3. Refurbishing old furniture for reuse
  4. General house work
  5. Youth area painting
  6. Carpentry
  7. Praying for the City of Cape Town, Families and children.

The community of Winners Faith Centre volunteered 67 minutes at the Milnerton Fire station because whilst it is wonderful to receive, it is greater to give.

The church recognises the value added that fire fighters make in our community. We appreciate their commitment and sacrifice in putting Cape Town first. Winners Faith Centre is a church that loves our city and on this third Mandela day the love was spread throughout by dedicating a day to serve the Milnerton community. People from the surrounding community teamed up with Winners Faith Centre ‘ to make a meaningful contribution to our City.

The day involved volunteering at the local fire station by helping with the following tasks:

  1. Rolling out the hoses
  2. Cutting grass
  3. General gardening
  4. Praying with the fire fighters