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Ladles of Love – Nelson Mandela Day Cape Town

July 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm SAST

Calling all South Africans!
It’s Mandela Day—and we need your help to break a world record!
We’re calling on people across Cape Town and Johannesburg to help us place and paint-by-numbers 110,000 food cans at the CTICC and Nelson Mandela Square. When you’re done, we’ll be able to say that we’ve smashed our second and third world records for “The largest food can mosaic” in both of these cities.
But why should you help us break this record? Because it’s for a good cause: every can collected gets donated to all the beneficiaries we support who are providing meals to those who are hungry. And because it’s fun! You’ll get the chance to meet new people and make memories while doing good for good.

We will use food cans in primary colours to form the mosaic, and volunteers doing their 67-minutes will be guided to help us place cans and create the image using a ‘paint-by-numbers’ style technique.

To smash the records, we need 100 000 food cans across two cities, so the challenge is on!  We need you to buy food can tickets at R100 for five food cans and or R150 for 67-minute volunteer time slots, via Webtickets.co.za.  Group bookings for volunteer slots and or bulk food can sales are facilitated by our team at Ladles of Love by emailing: info@ladlesoflove.org.za with your request or call Dushina Arran on 083 776 8050.

The funds from all donations will provide nutritious meals to people in need and expand our Feed the Soil sustainability programme – visit Ladlesoflove.og.za for more details.

We fully support the Nelson Mandela Foundation’s 2022 call to action urging people to be more mindful to ”Do what you can, with what you have, wherever you are’ by participating in sustainable interventions with lasting impact.

To be a part of this amazing challenge and initiative, visit https://buff.ly/3NfXqCp


July 18
9:00 am - 5:00 pm SAST
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Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC)
1 Lower Long Street
Cape Town, Western Cape South Africa
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