Little Brown Bee

Bronwyn nominated a sweet lady, Marilyn who runs The Little Brown Bee school. She looks after the less fortunate kids who cannot afford to go to normal schools and only takes what parents can afford to give her for monthly schooling. Marilyn does what she can to offer the children a safe place to learn…

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Belinda & Reg

Bryan’s in-laws, Belinda and Reg started a school for special needs children. The reason for this is because their own grandchild is autistic and there are no schools in their area who cater for special needs kids. Bryan’s father-in-law, Reg, used all the money he received when he was retrenched to buy the house and…

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Dream wedding winners

Over the past month we have received over a thousand entries for the two weddings which OneWingz, The Courier Guy and Envy Weddings were giving away to two lucky couples valued at R175 000 each. On Valentines Day, the two couples who couldn’t afford to make their dream weddings happen were brought into the studios…

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Mel

Mel wakes up at 5.30 am, every day to prepare meals for her husband Rusty, who is severely disabled and has Alzheimer’s then feeds 14 cats & 4 dogs (ALL rescued). Feed Rusty breakfast and get him cleaned and changed before getting ready for work. Then rushes to the veterinary clinic in Bloubosrand to see…

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Megas in Motion hosts Christmas Party in Orange Farm

“Megas in Motion is a non-profit organisation whose passion is to provide holistic education, vocational training, and entrepreneurship development to the woman, youth, people with disability and children from marginalised communities like townships and rural areas. On 12 December last year, Megas in Motion, hosted a Children’s Christmas Party for 100 children in Orange Farm,…

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Jacques Brenkman

Jacques Brenkman sent Dear Santa a letter telling us how much he loves and adores his wife, Liora! She is a rock for their family, during the hard times they have been going through, being the only one working at present. Through all this, Liora suffers from chronic back problems, and her mattress she sleeps…

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Cedrick and Connie Mpheroane

Cedrick and Connie Mpheroane live in a low-cost housing development in Cosmo City. Both lost their jobs in the last 2 years – Cedrick just 2 months ago! Bills have started to pile up and for Cedrick, Christmas comes with the prospect of not being able to pay the bond, let alone put food on…

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Boipelo

Boipelo suffered from a rare form of cancer, for which she is now in remission after 3 years of treatment. But the journey has been an expensive exercise for her parents, leaving them with the stress of possibly losing their home this Christmas. Thanks to a mail from one of Boipelo’s doctors, Prof Jennifer Geel,…

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Pete “Bones” Ball

Pete “Bones” Ball was a founder member of the band Copperfield, who had a massive hit in the 70’s with “So You Win Again”. He was an avid listener to Mix FM, and was really going through a hard time, financially and health-wise. Pete was taken up in hospital the week we wanted to help…

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Ronel and Ken

Ronel and Ken are struggling to make ends meet, and face a bleak Christmas this year. Only Ken has bit-jobs, and Ronel is an unemployed debtors clerk. Yet through all this, they constantly, according to Peta who nominated them, are looking out for those they consider even less fortunate than them! This includes taking in…

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