To commemorate Mandela Day, UJW played fairy godmother to hundreds of disadvantaged moms and their new-born babies at a number of clinics and hospitals in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth & Pretoria. The new Moms were given bags filled to the brim with an incredible variety of baby items including Babygros, blankets, nappies, baby soap,…
At Pretoria UJW’s AGM, an Evac Chair was presented to Jaffa. The chair is used to evacuate disabled or bed-ridden persons in the event of an emergency such as a fire.
To celebrate Women’s Day UJW donated a couch, urn, microwave and fridge to the Paediatric Nurses Tea room at the Dora Nginza Hospital.
The EL UJW hosts an annual Senior Citizens Tea Party, attended by approximately 150 guests. The guests enjoy dancing and singing to their favorite golden oldies, and a scrumptious tea is served.
Mandela Day blankets for the residents of the Eric Miles Cheshire Home, which has 38 residents whose disabilities result from a number of causes – motor accident injuries, impairment from birth, illness and degenerative diseases.