Students hold ‘A Vintage Affair’

2018-09-26 06:01
Take a drive in a vintage car along memory lane to music from the ‘40s to ‘80s. Photo:SEH JONES

Take a drive in a vintage car along memory lane to music from the ‘40s to ‘80s. Photo:SEH JONES

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

THE Hope Jones Foundation in partnership with Nelson Mandela University’s (NMU) BA Media: Communication, and Culture students is proud to present ‘A Vintage Affair’ fashion event at the Tramways Building in Baakens Street Tuesday, October 2.

The fundraiser is the very first of its kind in the Bay, and the event will consist of a combination of fashion, entertainment, cars, food and crafts, all with a vintage twist.

Established by Gary and Deirdre Jones in 2011 after the birth of their second daughter, Hope in 2008, The Hope Jones Foundation is aimed at enabling and empowering children with physical and mental disabilities in Nelson Mandela Bay.

The NMU students teamed up with the foundation as part of their year long public relations project, for which they were tasked to team up with a local NGO to help fulfil their various needs as public relations practitioners.

The line-up of the event includes performances from the NMU ballroom and Latin dance society, a string of stalls, ranging from food, coffees and other refreshments, jewellery, cosmetic, craft and clothing exhibitors.

There will also be plenty of photo opportunities during the event, and one can snap a selfie with the beautiful vintage cars. All photos taken at the event will be published on their events official page after the event for viewing.

Prizes will also be awarded for the best dressed couple and individuals as well as many other prizes to be won.

Doors open at 18:30 and the fashion show will commence at 19:30.

Tickets are available at R100 per person and can be purchased online at https://vintageaffair.ecwid.com, or from Gary Jones on 082 301 9127 or Slindile Ngubo on 076 157 2727.

All proceeds raised will go to the Hope Jones Foundation.

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
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.