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2020 Cape Town Cycle Tour


DSIEF is happy to announce that we are once again entering a charity group in the Cape Town Cycle Tour, to be held on Sunday 8 March 2020. DSIEF have 20+ entries for the third consecutive year, we are are recognised presence on the tour. We did so amazingly well last year, raising more than R25k! […]

2019 Cape Town Cycle Tour

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Join us on the start line at the Grand Parade on Sunday, 10th March 2019. R850 entry fee plus minimum R1000 sponsorship, includes DSIEF cycling shirt. Contact las@down-syndrome.co.za or 074 180 4895.   DSIEF have 25 entries this year, in line with our strategy to grow every year. We did so amazingly well last year, […]

Workshops at Herzlia Constantia Primary

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DSIEF were delighted to be invited to present some workshops at Herzlia Constantia Primary school recently. A kind invitation was extended by Principal Jos Horwitz and Special Educational Needs Coordinator Colleen Firmani to present two sessions. Herzlia Constantia is very actively involved in inclusive education of children with all manner of special needs; and currently includes […]

2017 Cape Town Cycle Tour – cancelled!

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Entrants in the 2017 Cape Town Cycle Tour DSIEF Charity Group were left disappointed at the start line, following the last minute decision by organisers to cancel the event due to dangerously high winds. http://ewn.co.za/2017/03/13/ct-cycle-tour-blown-away We are grateful for the understanding shown by our riders who accepted that safety must come first. We hope to see you […]

Early Impact Open Day

Find out more about our programme for children with Down Syndrome between the ages of 3-6 years old at mainstream preprimary school. Early Impact is the first of its kind in South Africa. http://down-syndrome.co.za/projects/earlyimpactpreprimary/ There will be a short presentation and a tour of the classrooms at Noah’s Ark Pre-School, Meadowridge, Cape Town (Southern Suburbs) on […]

2016 Cape Town Cycle Tour

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The DSIEF Charity team rides again in the 2016 Cape Town Cycle Tour on Sunday 6th March 2016. More info: http://www.cycletour.co.za/ To join the team please follow the registration process via the link below: https://online.entries.co.za/entries/jointeam.aspx?eid=3516&group=cbae0034-21b4-4375-9b77-b63e730124dc The DSIEF team riders were: Lasith Madurasinghe Bryant Roux Alice Roux David Hoffman Albertus Botha Plus we have some riders who have […]

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Wordpress Charity Hackathon 2015

Thanks to WordPress Cape Town, and their partners Woothemes and Hetzner, for an amazing day and our brand new website. Our wonderful team, who volunteered their time and talents on the day were: Blessing Mpofu Project manager                 Pule MohlaPholi Designer               […]