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SANCCOB / Alfa Romeo EP Club In Charity Drive and Public Penguin Release

Apr 16, 2015
SANCCOB / Alfa Romeo EP Club In Charity Drive and Public Penguin Release

Members of the Eastern Province Alfa Romeo Club? do not only have a passion for driving and technology, but also a love for our marine heritage of which the endangered African penguin stands iconic.  Three days to deposit your donation (monetary or tangible) at one of the drop-off points.

The EP Alfa Romeo Club, along with SANCCOB, appeal to all members of the public to support this important campaign by making a monetary donation or donate an item on SANCCOB’s wish-list (below) before Saturday, 18 April 2015. The preferred donation items include:

(1)          R50 for a 5kg box of pilchards

(2)          R125 toward veterinary care

(3)          R250 toward pool and pen maintenance

(4)          R500 toward an African penguin’s rehabilitation and release costs

Or any of the following wish list items:

(1)          Old towels for our Intensive Care Unit (ICU) patients

(2)          Old wetsuit sleeves for staff and patient well-being

(3)          Small plastic containers for storingmedical supplies

(4)          Any stationery toward our environmental education programme

Drop-off points for donations include the Supa Quick Auto Centre (Linton Grange, Port Elizabeth), Wimpy (Fountains Mall, Jeffreys Bay) and the SANCCOB seabird centre in Cape St. Francis. Each drop-off point will have a big penguin money box for monetary donations and a SANCCOB labelled deposit box for donated goods.

Join SANCCOB Eastern Cape for the release of rehabilitated penguins, 'Alfa' and 'Romeo' at 14h00, Sunday 19th, at the Seal Point Lighthouse in Cape St Francis.

Visit the campaign wish-list: http://www.sanccob.co.za/events

Louanne (SANCCOB): 083 874 3067 / Louanne@sanccob.co.za