DIGITAL GRAPEVINE SPRING EDITION 2020 | COMPASSION THROUGH ACTION

08Sep

DIGITAL GRAPEVINE SPRING EDITION 2020 | COMPASSION THROUGH ACTION

Over the last few months amidst the nationwide lockdown, the Val de Vie Foundation has been hard at work assisting the most vulnerable in our communities. These efforts would not have been possible without our homeowners’ contributions. Words by Simone de Wet, Val de Vie Foundation Managing Director
02Oct

WE ARE GROWING THE GAME OF GOLF

The Val de Vie Foundation, in conjunction with Swingfit, tested the biomechanical skills of 151 aspiring Mbekweni golfers on the 26thof September at the Hope Through Action sports centre in Mbekweni. Our partner, Hope Through Action, recruited 8-12 year old learners from the local schools and promoted the event in the local community. Swingfit, together […]
17Sep

CINTRON PINK POLO PRESENTED BY VODACOM WOMEN’S DAY

Cintron Pink Polo launched at Val de Vie Estate in Cape Town in 2010 as the brainchild of a dynamic and passionate group of women standing in unity to create a vocal platform for breast cancer awareness in our nation. Now in its 9th year, the purpose behind the polo event will continue to pay […]
11Sep

NELSON MANDELA CENTENARY 2018. WE ARE THE LEGACY.

“When we read, we are able to travel to many places, meet many people and understand the world” Nelson Mandela On a brilliant sunshine filled day in July, you could almost touch the Madiba Magic all around at Langabuya Primary School, Mbekweni. On July 18th, we were able to honour Madiba through our words and […]
10Sep

VODACOM SHOP CELEBRITY GOLF DAY 2018: SAVING LIVES AND EMPOWERING LEARNERS

The Vodacom Shop Celebrity Golf Day, an annual highlight on the Western Cape golfing calendar, is set to take place on 18 October 2018. Sportsmen and women, celebrities and other golf enthusiasts will take part in this event, in aid of the Val de Vie Foundation, at the Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course […]
09Sep

LINEN DONATION TO RUSTHOF OLD AGE HOME

The Val de Vie Foundation and generous Estate residents donated a full set of sheets for each of the 120 Rusthof Old Age Home residents in Klein Nederberg. The smiles were big and wide as Ryk Neethling, Val de Vie Estate Marketing Director and Shareholder, and Morag McGarvie from The Val de Vie Foundation delivered […]
08Sep

ORLEANSVALE PRIMARY SCHOOL ROOF UNVEILING

Over one thousand learners at Orleansvale Primary School, located in Chicago, Paarl East, witnessed on Friday 1 September 2017 the realisation of a dream that was created in 1981. A roof constructed over the school quad now provides learners, and the greater community, an area that is protected from rain and heat. The Franschhoek-Paarl Valley is known for […]
14May

RUGBY DREAMS UNEARTHED AT THE KLAPMUTS PRIMARY SEVENS TOURNAMENT 2018

An initiative which was created in 2016 to bring rugby talent to light amongst under- resourced primary school learners in the Western Cape came into its own on the 4th and 5th of May during the highly successful 2018 tournament. On home turf, Klapmuts Primary School was victorious against Paarl rivals Paulus Joubert, beating them 26-17 in […]