Running Comrades to build education

2017-12-27 06:00
PHOTO: suppliedRichard Rangiah (left, Community Chest) hands over a certificate of appreciation to Mike Cowling (Comrades Marathon runner).

PHOTO: suppliedRichard Rangiah (left, Community Chest) hands over a certificate of appreciation to Mike Cowling (Comrades Marathon runner).

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THE PMB Community Chest and Ubuntu extends their thanks and appreciation to Mike Cowling for his donation of R50 000.

Cowling ran his 40th Comrades this year and his donation was specifically for the building of two additional classrooms for Selby Msimang Crèche in Edendale.

The classrooms are finally completed and the official opening will be on Wednesday January 24, 2018.

PMB Community Chest facilitated his project and are extremely grateful to Cowling for selecting Community Chest in the “Race for Charity” platform, initiated by the Comrades Marathon Association.

The Community Chest encourages Comrades Marathon runners to Run for Community Chest in 2018. All funds raised will go towards providing a nourishing education for 6 000 children. - Supplied.

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