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In the wake of the devastating unrest in South Africa, a simple Facebook post started a beautiful movement to Rebuild SA! In the latest Good Things Guy podcast, Brent Lindeque chats to the three co-founders of this incredible initiative.

 

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Johannesburg, South Africa (01 August 2021) – It is been over 3 weeks since Gauteng and the KwaZulu-Natal provinces faced devastating social unrest that brought both fear and more uncertainty.

This at a time when the country’s still battling a pandemic and trying to revive its battered economy.

But at the same time, we saw the tide turning as South Africans did what they know best – joined hands to clean up and rebuild what had been destroyed by the unrest. Inspired by their spirit of generosity – Ubuntu, South Africans stood together against a force that threatened to destroy everything they stand for.

A simple Facebook post created a beautiful idea that reverberated around the country and started a movement to Rebuild SA!

We chat to the three co-founders of this incredible initiative – Emelda Masango, Mbali Ndhlovu and Natalie Church.

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Sources: Good Things Guy | Jacpod 
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Brent Lindeque is the founder and editor in charge at Good Things Guy.

Recognised as one of the Mail and Guardian’s Top 200 Young South African’s as well as a Primedia LeadSA Hero, Brent is a change maker, thought leader, radio host, foodie, vlogger, writer and all round good guy.

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