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TAFTA on Ridge Fete

Join us on Saturday, 4 June 2016 at the TAFTA on Ridge Fete. Where: TAFTA on Ridge, 51 East Street, Overport Time: 8am until stock sold out There will be many different tables selling various items such as; shoes, clothing, cosmetics, books, wool and much more. Boerewors rolls and a tea garden will keep you refreshed and ready to shop up a storm! Come and shop and support a worthy cause!!! Should you have any queries or wish to drop off donations please phone 031 208 4175.

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[May 24, 2016]

TAFTA Golf Day – a great day had by all

It was an amazing day of Golf at the annual TAFTA Golf Day at the Beechwood Golf Course. The participating teams were energized and geared up to play golf for our wonderful cause. We would like to congratulate the following teams for their outstanding achievements: 1st Prize went to the Grindrod Team 2nd prize went to the Snooze U Win Team 3rd prize went to the Bay Union Team The longest and straightest drive went to Mr. Kenny Graney from the AVIS team. We would like to take this opportunity […]

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[May 23, 2016]

Mandela Day 2016

Looking for something to do for Mandela Day? Why not spend your 67 minutes on 18 July  helping the elderly residents of TAFTA. Our Service Centres each have a wish list of items and odd jobs that they desperately need in order to keep making the lives of elderly residents more pleasant. Painting, tree felling, new desks, office filing cabinets and curtains are just a few of the things. Click here to see the Primrose Service Centre wishlist. Click here to see the wishlist for the Ray Hulett House. Click […]

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[May 17, 2016]

Join the TAFTA trail run

The TAFTA trail run will be held on 23 October 2016. Save the date and make sure you are there to join in on the fun! Thanks to Riverside Trail for organising this fun event for us. Check back for more details closer to the time.

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[May 17, 2016]

End to unauthorised grant deductions a sign of relief for the elderly

The recent press release by the Minister of Social Development is a ray of sunshine after many many months of frustration, heartache and disappointment experienced by pensioners who have had money illegally deducted from their pensions. The Minister announced the publication of the revised Regulations to the Social Assistance Act. This will put an end to the tide of unauthorised and unlawful deductions and ensure better control of Sections 21 and 26A which deals with the payment environment. In her media statement, Minister Dlamini mentioned several cases investigated by her […]

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[May 17, 2016]