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Wine for Madiba

Wine for Madiba

Wine for Madiba: Weltevrede Wine Estate had the honour of making a very significant wine for the 94th birthday of Mr Nelson Mandela in 2012. Seven years before that event, the dream was born when seven ancient vines were discovered in the prison garden on Robben...

Edge of Life Fund

Edge of Life Fund

Edge of Life Fund: There is a gap to be bridged to those who need us. We can quote statistics of crime, like gangsterism, rape, theft, abuse and addiction to alcohol. We can quote statistics of poverty and joblessness, the need for the basics. Some think there is no...

Ugandan Nuns Making Wine

Ugandan Nuns Making Wine

Ugandan Nuns Making Wine They came from a place called Mbarara in Uganda. The Switzerland of Africa some say. They belong to a family of sisters called the Poor Clares. Decades ago French monks planted vines in the garden of their monastery of which the sisters made...

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