Mr SA contestant aims to raise R10 000 for CANSA

2017-05-10 06:00
< Muneer Holloway. Photo:SUPPLIED

< Muneer Holloway. Photo:SUPPLIED

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

MR South Africa 2017 contestant Muneer Holloway has received his first challenge in the competition – raising at least R10 000 for CANSA.

The 20-year-old was born and bred in Gelvan Park and has dreamed about competing for the Mr South Africa title since he was a young boy.

“Competing in the Mr South Africa competition has always been one of my dreams. I would like to make a difference and be a role model and an ambassador for my country,” Holloway said.

His biggest inspirations are his mother and sister.

“They are always there when I need help or advice. As a family we have been through quite a lot, but we always stick together. I’d like to thank my family for always supporting me. I am excited about this journey.”

Holloway, a former model of Sophisticate Models, was discovered when he entered and won his first competition, Mr Teen Eastern Cape 2015. He has since also claimed Rolemodels’ pageant titles of Mr Port Elizabeth and Mr Eastern Cape.

As part of the Mr South Africa 2017 competition the contestants are required to raise a minimum of R10 000 for CANSA by May 31.

In addition to donations and sponsorships, Holloway plans to raise the funds through raffles and by hosting a high tea event.

Mr South Africa 2017 will be announced in November.

The community can vote for Holloway as many times as they would like during the course of the competition. Simply SMS MRSA009 to 47439.

Anyone who wishes to contribute to the fundraising for CANSA can contact Muneer on 078 327 4810 or muneerholloway81@gmail.com.

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

 
ADVERTORIAL
Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.

/News
Traffic Alerts

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Jobs in Western Cape region

Debtors/Creditors Supervisor

Century City
Pro Placements Recruitment Agency
R10 000 - R12 000 Per Month

CSR Inbound

Cape Town Northern Suburbs
O'Brien Recruitment
R14 000 - R16 000 Per Month

Graphic Designer

Cape Town Northern Suburbs
Creative Sourcing
R7 000 - R9 000 Per Month

Property [change area]

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.