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De Beers Group employees have taken up the challenge to keep former President Nelson Mandela’s legacy alive by donating R1,5 million towards his vision of providing quality healthcare to the children of southern Africa. The donation is a result of pledges made by the Group’s South African employees and contracting partner Masana, towards the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital for Madiba’s centenary celebrations. The funds will go towards equipping the neurosurgical theatre of the tertiary specialist
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JOINT MESSAGE ON THE PASSING OF HIS EXCELLENCY, MR KOFI ANNAN We were saddened to hear of the recent passing of Mr Kofi Annan – and we join the world in mourning the loss of a giant. Most notably known for his tenure as Secretary-General of the United Nations (1997 – 2006), Mr Annan was a lifelong advocate for the rights of all people. Having won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001, and later working
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This Centenary year, the more you invest with Nedbank or use your Children’s Affinity account, the more the bank donates to the Nelson Mandela Childrens Fund to support the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital, a project of the fund. This will ensure that children like Siya can chase their dreams, at no extra cost to you!
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The Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital (NMCH) is proud to announce the meeting of its promise to assist its referral hospitals in performing 100 general paediatric surgeries in the month of July alone. The commitment, initiated by staff at the state-of-the-art-facility, formed part of the Nelson Mandela Centenary Celebrations as well as Nelson Mandela Month and saw over 105 life-saving procedures being performed. These procedures included critical surgeries such as umbilical hernia repairs, inguinal herniotomies, orchidopexy
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A message from Dr Thomas Kenyon (CEO & CMO, Project Hope) A message from Dr Michael Apkon (President & CEO, SickKids) A message from Dr Kurt Newman (President & CEO, Children’s National)
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Today, the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital (NMCH) marked another historic moment as it celebrated one year after the admission of its first patients. “To everyone who made a donation towards the cause, thank you, it is because of you that our children’s future is bright!” – Baby Philile’s Mom Meet some of our first patients in the video below: 
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