Local NGO receives a gift of comfort

2018-08-08 06:02
PHOTOS: SUPPLIEDThe Vitafoam and African Enterprises staff.

PHOTOS: SUPPLIEDThe Vitafoam and African Enterprises staff.

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

LOCAL NGO African Enterprises (AE) recently hosted Vitafoam, this after the mattress company donated 98 foam mattresses to the NGO as part of their socio-economic development policy.

AE Partnership Development Officer Michael Gobel said at the event that it was a very special day for AE as they were thrilled to be chosen as the preferred beneficiary of Vitafoam.

“We aim to use this donation to uplift our service excellence by striving to offer a more comfortable and affordable venue for a variety of different groups that include other NPOs, NGOs, schools, church groups from various denominations and many other religious, humanitarian and community development organisations from all over the country,” said Gobel.

AE Deputy team leader Darryl Naidoo also presented Aldrin John, Operations Executive for Vitafoam, with a certificate of appreciation.

In accepting the token of appreciation, John said of the donation: “We wanted to donate the best mattresses in our range so that we can allow people to sleep peacefully.

“We have two more initiatives we want to donate to in KZN so our work is not quite done.” To end the event, John reminded those gathered that it is in giving that we receive; a fitting way to conclude the handover.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
 

And the Paws24 and Hill's winners are ...

Find out who the winners of our Paws24 pet pics and Q&a competitions are...

 

Paws

Keep your family and pets safe from rabies
5 scientific benefits of owning a cat
Why we love cats
8 great natural remedies for your pet
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
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.