MANDELA AND ALBERTINA SISULU
– by Hon
Representative Seraki Matsebe
THE LIAISON OFFICE OF SOUTH AFRICA IN TAIPEI WILL BE CLOSED ON
THE FOLLOWING DAY
Date: 09 August 2018
Event: Mandela Day Activity at Tzu Chu Neihu Environmental
IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL: 0932-188084
OFFICE OF SOUTH AFRICA
Tzu Chi Foundation was
established in 1966 by
Venerable Dharma Master Cheng Yen
on the poor east coast of Taiwan. Over the years, the foundation has been
contributing to better social and community services, medical care,
education and humanism in Taiwan and around the world. From the first 30
members, housewives who saved two cents from their grocery money each day to
help the poor, the foundation has volunteers in 50 countries, with 502
Tzu Chi’s missions
focus on giving material aid to the needy and inspiring love and humanity to
both givers and receivers. In addition to charity, the foundation dedicates
itself in the fields of medicine, education, environmental protection,
international relief work and the establishment a marrow donor registry. It
also promotes humanistic values and community volunteerism.
The Liaison Office of South
Africa will host its centenary celebration of Nelson Mandela at the Tzu Chi
Foundation based in Neihu district in Taipei. The Mission will mark this
auspicious event of Nelson Mandela day in conjunction with the Women’s Day
celebration (9 August). The day marks the anniversary of the great women's
march of 1956, where women marched to the Union Buildings to protest against
the carrying of pass books. Nelson Mandela was also an advocate of human
rights especially equal rights and empowerment to women and youth.
details of the event are as follows:
Date: 9 August 2018
Tzu-Chi Neihu Environmental
Section 5, Zheng-Gong Rd. Taipei City
Time: 08h30 – 12h30
We would therefore request
volunteers on the day to come and help at
the centre by spending
67minutes of your time or more in order to
inspire change. We would
also appreciate donations in kinds or
otherwise towards the
sustaining the organisation’s mandate so that
their work can progress to
greater heights. If anyone is interested to
volunteer or donate please
contact Ms Sibongile Mabasa at
and Ms Cissy Chiu
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Public Holidays 2018
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number for the Mission and MUST ONLY be used when the office is
Please take note that this number must not be used
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