Chinese extend helping hand to SOS

CACB chairperson, Miles Nan
CACB chairperson, Miles Nan

The Charity Association of the Chinese in Botswana (CACB), last Sunday, pledged over P50,000 to disadvantaged children at SOS in Tlokweng.

The pledge was made during the Botswana-China Children’s Christmas Love Day event, which was held at the Tlokweng SOS Children’s Village last Sunday. For the ongoing festive month, the village’s House No. 12, also known as ‘Chinese Family’, received P15,000 worth of goods, and will also receive meat all year round.

SOS director, Mary Lephato said they are grateful for the gesture. She also said her organisation’s relationship with the CACB has been beneficial.

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