Mine gives mobiles to beneficiaries

Mmasefako Lena Mosito, Mmakgomo Lettie Phasumane, Shadrack Sithole, Mapula Mosito, Marie Steenekamp, Louisa Sepoloane and Radikgwega Selomo. Back fltr: Sabelo Gumede, Cornelis Adrian Kramer, Tessa White and Barbara Gunther.

THABAZIMBI – As part of its social responsibility, Kumba Iron Ore – Anglo American mine through its social development, identified local NPO’s and NGO’s as beneficiaries of two mobile phones each.

Thabang Child and Youth Care Centre, Cansa, SAVF, CPF- Smashblock, Paralegal Association of SA, Tshepong Community Home Based Centre, Tlhogotshweu Centre for older persons, Bopanang Community Based Organisation, Thabazimbi Community Based Organisation, Thabazimbi Victim Empowerment Programme, Tambotie and Bosveld Oord received the phones on Tuesday, 31 January.

The cell phones each have a R50 airtime voucher that will be loaded on a monthly basis for the next two years which the mine believes will be used profitability by these organisations. Thabazimbi mine’s main focus is to support local organisations and give back to the community.