PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
Oyanga
 
Comments: 0
Article views: 124
 
 
Latest Badges:

 
View all Oyanga's badges.
 

Walter Sisulu University Jazz Concert in full swing

14 May 2014, 07:14

The Walter Sisulu University Foundation, a resource mobilisation arm of Walter Sisulu University is proud to host the Walter Sisulu Jazz Concert; a musical extravaganza that is the brainchild of the Walter Sisulu University’s very own internationally recognized music icons and honorary graduates.

In a spectacular gathering of committed patrons to the WSU brand: Jonas Gwangwa, Caiphus Semenya & Letta Mbulu, and a loyal friend of the brand, Simphiwe Dana, will perform live at a one-night-only exclusive musical splendour at the Gold Reef City, Lyric Theatre on 18 May 2014, the most significant day on the organisation and university’s calendar, the birthday of the late great stalwart, Walter Sisulu.

The WSU Foundation is hosting this event as a means to celebrate 102 Years of Walter Sisulu Legacy and 20 Years of Democracy through introducing, the Walter Sisulu Legacy Fund, a fundraising initiative and home of great possibilities for the university, the Eastern Cape Province and the country at large.

This  fund was established as an endowment channel with a clear mandate to change lives through education and to serve the underprivileged communities through transfer of knowledge and skills thus aspiring to live up to Walter Sisulu’s vision of building society through learning .

As Walter Sisulu once said, “There is a place in the world for those who understand that the responsibility of education goes far beyond personal success and individual aspirations. It is a higher purpose, a calling to improve the world around you, to give back from whence you got and to be part of something bigger than yourself.”

“The fund and the university are dedicated to finding ways and means to ensure its students, many of whom come from humble beginnings, are equipped with skills that will see them realize their full potential and go on to become future leaders. Through this fund, we strive to match and continue the legacy of Walter Sisulu and we see it as our role to lead this charge, to inspire change and to create a better life for all as we follow Tata Walter’s aspirations of integrity, humility, peace, loyalty and all-round excellence” explains Dr Siyanda Makaula, Director Walter Sisulu University Foundation

The tickets for the Walter Sisulu Jazz Concert, in partnership with Kaya FM (95.9) are available in two categories; the first category of tickets is reserved for VVIP guests at R950 per individual ticket (including exclusive networking experience with invited dignitaries, food cocktail and beverages) and a corporate package at R20000 (comprising of 10 VVIP guest tickets, display of company banners and acknowledgement). These exclusive tickets will be available at WSU Foundation offices;   The second category of tickets is available at Computicket for R300 and R500 VIP.

The WSU Foundation is making a humble call to all patrons of the brand and friends of the university to participate in this fundraising endeavour. Proceeds from this event will be used to fulfil the objectives of the Walter Sisulu and will go to the Walter Sisulu University.

According to Dr Makaula the Walter Sisulu Legacy Fund is about  joining  a journey, to ignite the Walter Sisulu Legacy and to actively participate in creating possibilities for the future giants to stride the South African and global landscape by multiplying the impact of his legacy.

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Dewald Esterhuizen
Humanity a rarity

I am reading so much upon this lion being killed and I see the outrage in America and the extreme extend to which they go to persecute this dentist. Read more...

16 comments 727 views
Submitted by
Jenny Reid
Identity Crisis! What to do when ...

While these people must deal with the inconvenience of applying for new passports, there’s a far more sinister issue at play. Read more...

0 comments 254 views
Submitted by
Ann Muigai
Focus on what truly matters

“Never” is an infectious word, like a flu virus. Once you’ve caught it, everything loses its sparkle. It’s commonplace to hear people say and swear that they will never do, forget or say something. Read more...

2 comments 163 views
Submitted by
Motsamai Molefe
What is the 'struggle'?

The article by Floyd Shivhambu on the absence of Dr. Blande Nzimande in the struggle is impressive in a highly qualified sense – the narrative and argumentation flow seamlessly to prove its point.  Read more...

7 comments 342 views
Submitted by
BornAtheist
Evolution 101

The evidence that all evolution deniers and people like Ray Comfort and Ken Ham are wanting does not exist.  Read more...

87 comments 912 views
Submitted by
Melikhaya Yoko
South Africa is not free yet

The idea that we are free is a complicated one. We are free to a political extent but not economically so. Read more...

0 comments 450 views
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

Blogs Your opinion on you, me and everyone.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2015 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.