●CAPE TOWN – ANTI-XENOPHOBIA ACTION – WCECSTT NEEDS YOU!

26May08


The effort involves over twenty organizations,
including TAC, ALP, MSF and is called:
The Western Cape Emergency Civil Society Task Team (021 422 1490).

The Task Team needs:
volunteers to help –
please go to 122 Longmarket Street – Cape Town if you have any time.

The Task Team is also collating and sharing information about the situation
in Cape Town and welcomes updates from the public about the wider situation.

There are also many direct efforts taking place by individuals, groups, families, student societies and churches beyond the ambit of organizational efforts – delivering food, taking people into their homes, giving of support and love.

Supplies are still needed.
The NEW ADDRESS for drop-offs is:
73 Harrington Street, Cape Town (off Roeland Street).

The following are particularly needed:
blankets, toiletries, hygiene items (soap, antiseptic creams, sanitary pads),
baby products (nappies, formula feed, baby food, bottles);
food (bread, non-perishable items).

Important telephone numbers:
Cape Town City Disaster Management
021 597 5000

WC Emergency Civil Society Task Team HQ:
021 422 1490
021 422 1084
021 422 1542
021 422 6322

TAC – http://www.tac.org.za/helpnow

The four main displaced camps are:

1. Silverstroom (Westcoast Road, Atlantis)

2. Soetwater (Lighthouse Road, Kommetije)

3. Harmony Park (Jan Bruin Street, Strand)

4. Youngsfield (Military Base, Wetten Road, Youngfield)

K Gillespie
Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
cell: +27 (0) 82 2943402

[sent by: M. Kabwe – many thanks for emailing this HOH]
———- Forwarded message ———-
From: M Kabwe – Date: Mon, May 26, 2008 at 1:49 PM
Subject: Fwd: Anti-xenophobia action, Cape Town

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One Response to “●CAPE TOWN – ANTI-XENOPHOBIA ACTION – WCECSTT NEEDS YOU!”

  1. 1 Michael

    Greetings

    Fireworxmedia has a DVD called reflecting on Xenophobia please contact me on 011 022 3870 for more info and how you can purchase the DVD…


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