Frogfoot partners with 20 charities across the country for Mandela Day and invites the public to partake

Frogfoot partners with 20 charities across the country for Mandela Day and invites the public to partake
Frogfoot partners with 20 charities across the country for Mandela Day and invites the public to partake

In the build-up to Mandela Day, Frogfoot Networks, a licensed open-access fibre infrastructure provider, has partnered with 20 charities across the country to provide a countrywide soup drive. Through these partnerships, Frogfoot will be coordinating the collection of soup for the country’s poor, homeless and hungry – and is calling on the public to play their part by helping too.

Announcing the launch of the Frogfoot Mandela Day charity soup drive, Head of Sales and Marketing, Shane Chorley said the initiative will run from Monday, 28 June until the 18th of July. Frogfoot hopes to provide over 2 000 donations around the country. “Community members wanting to get involved can do so by visiting our activation stands which we will be setting up at strategic points in local malls to donate a packet or can of soup”.

Chorley says “We wanted to give back to the communities where we are building fibre networks and where we have already gone live. It’s winter, and between power outages, retrenchments and this ongoing pandemic, communities need support so we thought that it would be the best time to get soup collections together for those who need it most. Our staff will help with collections at the various drop off points, and begin distributing the donations to the many charities after the 18th”.

These charities are all a big part of their communities and Frogfoot has already partnered with a few on other projects so this is just an extension of the work we are already invested in. Previously Frogfoot has partnered with Solidariteit Helpende Hand to run a blanket drive, Grace in Action for a donation and blanket drive and more recently with a company in Makanda to fill potholes.

 

Frogfoot Soup Drive 2021
Area Charity
Bloemfontein – South Solidariteit Helpende Hand
Polokwane Ivydale Shelter
Bloemfontein Grace in Action
Pretoria Sungardens Hospice Lynnwood
Tzaneen SAVF
Kimberley Saves Lives
Port Elizabeth  / Gqeberha Jerusalem Ministries
KZN Chow Time
Cape Town The Haven Night Shelter
Port Elizebeth  / Gqeberha Isithembiso
Cape Town (Plumstead) Lavender 6
George Food Pantry Garden Route
Mpumalanga Help Foundation
Ermelo CMR Children’s Home
Johannesburg Deurganghuis
East London Helping others in need
Lephalale Afri Forum
Amanzimtoti Chow Time
Pietermaritzburg SOS Children’s Home
Richards Bay Walk in Faith
South Coast Lions Club

 

About Frogfoot Networks

Frogfoot Networks (Pty) Ltd (Frogfoot) is a licensed open access fibre network provider. With 15 years’ experience in the telecoms industry and widely acknowledged for their technical excellence, Frogfoot intends to play a pivotal role in the growth of fibre to the business and home in South Africa.  For more information go to www.frogfoot.co.za