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Promoting literacy through sport: make every day Mandela Day

The pride, passion and tradition of sport is what connects us as individuals, families, communities and nations. Indeed, sport has the capacity to bring people together in ways that transcend boundaries of language, culture, nationality, age, sex, race and social standing.

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Fraudulent correspondence promises monetary donation from Foundation De France

The Foundation has been made aware of a scam currently doing the rounds via SMS and email. The initial communication sent via SMS informs the recipient of a $1-million donation to be awarded from the Foundation De France, with a request to contact the sender via email.

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Be advised: Mandela Awards scam

“Congratulations! You have won $500 000 in Mandela Awards!”: the latest scam being circulated via SMS asks receiver to email their personal details to the sender to a authorise monetary donation from the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

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$1-million donor beneficiary scam

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has been made aware of a fraudulent email currently being circulated that informs the receiver that he/she is the beneficiary of a $1-million donation from the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

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Factors affecting participation in 2014 elections: Foundation hosts launch of C A S E report

A report that investigates voter intimidation and manipulation and analyses the electoral process in the run up to the 2014 elections was today, 9 April 2014, launched at the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

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Free yourself, free others and serve every day: Nelson Mandela International Day Campaign 2014

The launch of the Nelson Mandela International Day Campaign 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory today, 8 April 2014, signifies the commencement of the Foundation’s global call to action for public service.

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Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe to officially launch Nelson Mandela International Day Campaign 2014

On 8 April 2014, Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe will officially launch the Nelson Mandela International Day Campaign 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Houghton, Johannesburg.

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Fraudulent email requests donation to Nelson Mandela Foundation

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has been made aware of a fraudulent request for donations currently being circulated via email. The email asks that the receiver donate funds to the Foundation in aid of Africa’s children.

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Anglo Coal CEO Godfrey Gomwe hands over employees' tributes to Madiba

Godfrey Gomwe, CEO of Anglo American Coal, South Africa, today handed over Nelson Mandela tribute books compiled by employees at all 10 of the company’s mines, to the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

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39th Mandela Day container library launched in the Western Cape

The first of three SEED libraries sponsored by SHOUT SA and the MAL Foundation was launched today at Eisleben Road Primary School in Mitchells Plain, CapeTown.

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