Pretoria, South Africa, July 18, 2015 — On Saturday 18 July, at 15:00, Menlyn Park Shopping Centre chart topping artists Monark , Moses Metro Man & Bouwer Bosch will be performing at a Mandela Day fundraising effort hosted by international relief group Joint Aid Management (JAM) South Africa. Bring educational toys and blankets or a donation to make a difference through JAM South Africa.
In celebrating Mandela Day 2015 this year, JAM has adopted his words, “It is in your hands” and invite you to take these words to heart. All donated goods will be distributed at some of the 1,227 Day Care Centres where we currently feed. Please come by, meet our team, and enjoy live music while contributing a blanket or educational toy for little ones in need.
Detroit transplant, Morgan Fisher (22), is leading the effort in South Africa after seven years of organizing benefit concerts in Detroit and Nashville through the nonprofit she created at age 14, Bands that JAM for Africa. By starting her nonprofit organization and planning benefit concerts, Morgan was able to combine her passion for music and her desire to help others. Recently Morgan joined the JAM South Africa marketing staff in Johannesburg to use music for social change in South Africa
“It’s not only to help the children of Africa,” Morgan says. “It’s also about inspiring people to use their gifts and talents to make a difference.”