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2016-10-06 06:00

>> THE 1860 Indentured Labourers Foundation will hold their annual general meeting at the Verulam Day and Frail Care Centre on 13 October commencing at about 6.30 pm. For more information, contact Roy Raghubir on 032 533 1752 or Anand Singh on 032 522 2697.
>> Members of the public are urged to come and donate blood at Seatides Combined School on 12 October. For more information, contact Nash Naidoo on 032 943 1234. Supplied.
>> The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) is committed to providing sufficient and safe blood for patients who need blood transfusion as part of their medical treatment.

With the upcoming holiday season when lots of accidents occur, SANBS is urging all to donate blood particularly those who are Group O type as O blood can be given to all groups, regardless of their blood type.

The blood donation will take place on Saturday, 8 October at 10am to 2.30pm at the Shree Veeraboga Emperumal Temple, Gandhi’s Hill.

Reminder: to undergo the blood donation process the requirements are:

•Weigh at least 50kg;

•Be between the ages of 16 and 65;

•Be HIV negative and in good health;

•Lead a sexually safe lifestyle; and

•Consider you blood safe for transfusion.

Be a silent hero, your blood can save lives.
>> Is gambling causing havoc in your life? Is someone else’s gambling messing up your life? There is free professional help available. Call 081 533 6565. Confidentiality assured.
>> The 2015 Glenhaven secondary school matriculants can pick up their NSCE certificate from school between 8am - 2pm. For details, call 032 533 2179.
>> Fairbreeze Govt Indian school 1952 class of standard 6 is inviting former to students of the class for a get together.

Date venue and time to be confirmed.

Please call Baker Saib on 032 9457206 or 032 9453416, Sonny Govender on 032 944 6415.
>> The Tongaat South Women’s Forum is looking for women to join their group.

They are also urging people to donate spare fabric, cotton and zips. For more information, call Pushpa Govender on 032 944 6892 or 073 897 9944.
>> The Shri Siva Subramaniar Alayam (est.1900) of Umdhloti Drift, Verulam invites you to join us for weekly prayer services from 8am to 9am on Sundays. Contact Mrs Gonum Moodley on 0744518662

The centenary hall is available for hire 7 days a week. Contact Mr D.Lingappen for community use on 0829617609 or email sssalayam1900@gmail.com

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