Montecasino hosts kids’ Christmas party

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Montecasino has been one of the WSPCCA’s supporters from the very inception of the project and this year has been no different.

Despite heavy rain, this year’s children’s Christmas party went ahead with the children and their parents being treated to a showing of High School Musical 3, lunch at Spur and presents from Santa.

Thanks have to go to Lynda’s assistant, Patsy Hartley, and Montecasino’s PR manager, Jacqui Mabuza, who orchestrated the event beautifully.

As part of the party, each child was given the opportunity to wish for a gift before the party and every effort was made by Montecasino to ensure that Santa delivered the correct present on the day.

picture9The day’s festivities ended with a cheque handover from Montecasino to the WSPCCA for R10,000, which will go to very good use!

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About The WSPCF

The Walter Sisulu Paediatric Cardiac Foundation (WSPCF) is a philanthropic paediatric cardiac foundation for Africa, focussing on delivering life-saving surgery for underprivileged children with congenital heart disorders from across Africa. It also aims to develop diagnostic and treatment skills amongst Africa’s medical fraternity and conducts critical research into paediatric cardiac healthcare. The cardiac surgery or intervention is undertaken at the Walter Sisulu Paediatric Cardiac Centre for Africa situated in Netcare Sunninghill Hospital in Johannesburg, , as well as at Cape Town’s Netcare Christian Barnard Memorial and Red Cross Children’s Hospitals. The WSPCF was founded by Dr. Robin Kinsley in 2003, and was established as a living legacy to the late Walter Sisulu and his widow, Albertina, both of whom dedicated their lives to helping children in need.
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