Tag: Rondebosch

Celebrating Madiba Day

The Rondebosch Blog and Chas Everitt are set to join South Africa today in its commemoration of Nelson Mandela day! The Chas Everitt Team have donated blankets to Somerset Retirement Home in Muizenberg and Carlisle Lodge in Fish Hoek. If you planning to take part in Nelson Mandela Day, but just clear forgot to organise anything? Here a few easy ways to give 67 minutes of your time,

And you think you’re cold in Rondebosch?

With winter making its presence known in Rondebosch, the Chas Everitt 2014 – Massive National Blanket Drive is on in full force. Help keep the cold out this winter and join a community-driven response to the needs of the poor during the winter months. If you would like to make a difference and add to our efforts, buy and drop off a

World Environment Day

Going green starts at home! Follow these simple steps you can do around the house to support your family, community and long-term health of the planet: Combine all your errands into one trip for the week Wash your laundry in cold water Take shorter showers and don’t leave the water running while brushing your teeth Turn your

Thinking of Volunteering?

If you have love for children The Friends of Children’s Hospital Association is voluntary group in Rondebosch for the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital and provides amenities, assistance and care to the patients and families at the hospital. If you would like become a volunteer, one will have to undergo a screening and orientation

Retaining Wall Project in Rondebosch

Hannes Mostert of Sure Wall CC making use of #CapeBrick retaining wall blocks on a job for a client in Rondebosch, Cape Town.  The retaining wall supports a swimming pool on the upper level. The product being used is from Cape Brick, Rockface Retaining Wall block in Sandstone. www.surewall.co.za    

Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival

The Festival will showcase a number of schools, colleges and community big bands in celebration of performing for 16 years at the Baxter Concert Hall in Rondebosch. Special guest artists will also be participating in the four day festival.  Money raised at the festival will be used for various initiatives, especially in disadvantaged communities.  Date: