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Walk with Disability 2018

Our exercise groups support this wonderful event on 24th November. Below is an article and some photos. We want to thank the Stellenbosch Disability Network for hosting this event. Photos are from Gavin Johnson, Toni Mould, and the Stellenbosch Disability Network’s Facebook pages.

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Bridging Abilities Macassar Returns to the OCC

On 16th February the Macassar Bridging Ability Exercise Group went to attend the Outeniqua Wheelchair Challenge in George. We were very thankful this year because Mr Adams  agreed to take us to George for free. We all enjoyed ourselves very much and the accommodation was far better than the last […]

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2017 Christmas Giftwrapping

Last year festive season myself and three other members, Maryline October,  Abraham Rooi, and Chayenne Moffat were volunteers at the gift wrapping at Shoprite Macassar. We enjoyed ourselves very much while we were sitting and gift wrap the people’s gifts. While wrapping gifts and getting into the festive cheer, we […]

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Walk n Talk 2017

On the 28th October 2017 Bridging Abilities and SNAP jointly hosted our first Walk n Talk and the Vergnoengd Low Wine Estate. We would like to thank the Estate for hosting us. Below is a letter from Gavin Johnson (Change Ability peer supporter) and (Bridging Ability member) Once again I […]

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August Paralympic Awareness Event

The 26th August 2017 saw Bridging Abilities and Adapt2Move host our seventh Annual Paralympic Awareness Event at the Stellenbosch University’s Sport Science Department. A total of about 84 learners with disabilities along with about 30 school teachers, bus drivers, and support staff, roughly 36 Sport Science students, 54 Bridging Abilities […]

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Sponsored Tracksuits for our APA groups

We, at Bridging Abilities, would like to express our heartfelt thanks to Michelle and her team at MSB Sportswear in Cape Town for providing 40 brand new tracksuits for our Maccasar and Strand community groups! We started those groups in March 2015 and they are still going strong. We have […]

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Feedback from the Senecio Fun Run

On the 28th May the Macassar Bridging Ability team attended the Amazing Race event of the Senecio and the Little Angels’ organizations which took place at the Lourensford Estate in Somerset West. My team and I were very excited to join the event. We took part in the 5km fun […]

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