Mandela Day: A gallery of good deeds

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  1. The famous and not-so- famous gathered at Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton a few months ago to record a birthday song for Madiba. PICTURE: BOXER NGWENYA
  2. Children from the Precious Pearl Home of Safety in Sunnyside celebrated Nelson Mandelas birthday with the Deputy Minister of Women, Children and People Disabilities, Henrietta Bogopane-Zulu. Picture: Phill Magako
  3. To show its support for people with disabilities, the Japan International Co-operation Agency (Jica), has handed over 10 customised vehicles to SA's Department of Social Development. Picture: PHILL MAGAKO
  4. As part of the Mandela Day initiative, staff from various organisations volunteered their time to help build homes in Mfuleni for beneficiaries of the Habitat for Humanity project. Pictured here are staff from BP. PICTURE: DAVID RITCHIE
  5. As part of the Mandela Day initiative, staff from various organisations volunteered their time to help build homes in Mfuleni for beneficiaries of the Habitat for Humanity project. Pictured here are staff from Independent Newspapers. PICTURE: DAVID RITCHIE
  6. South Africa's Gra�a Machel, left back, react swith former American president Bill Clinton, as a child performs at a party to celebrate former South African president Nelson Mandela birthday in Qunu. Photo: AP
  7. Chealsy Clinton , Bill Clinton and Graca Michelle listen as children read during a libary opening at No-Mosco Primary school In Qunu. Picture: Neil Baynes
  8. Bill Clinton plants a tree at a community garden In Qunu. This is ahead of Nelson Mandelas Birthday on the 18th July. Picture: Neil Baynes
  9. Lorna Reade works on he sculpture of Nelson Mandela. Photo: Tracey Adams
  10. Cui Ning, an International Artist painted a large painting of Nelson Mandela's life. Cui plans to give it to Mandela for his 94th birthday. PICTURE: DAVID RITCHIE
  11. Chelsea Clinton, left, with her dad former American president Bill Clinton, center, as they arrive at a party to celebrate former South African president Nelson Mandela birthday in Qunu. Photo: AP
  12. Former US president Bill Clinton, left, plants a tree to celebrate former South African president Nelson Mandela birthday in Qunu. Photo: AP
  13. Former US president Bill Clinton arrives for the celebration of Nelson Mandela birthday in Qunu. Photo: AP
  14. Pupils at the Batsogile Primary school in Pimville prepare to sing the Mandela birthday song. Picture: Chris Collingridge
  15. Pupils at the Batsogile Primary school in Pimville are fitted with new shoes after singing the Mandela birthday song. Picture: Chris Collingridge
  16. Pupils at the Batsogile Primary school in Pimville are fitted with new shoes after singing the Mandela birthday song. Picture: Chris Collingridge
  17. Sponsors and volunteers paint the fence at the Batsogile Primary school in Pimville on Mandela's birthday. Picture: Chris Collingridge
  18. Sponsors and volunteers paint the fence at the Batsogile Primary school in Pimville on Mandela's birthday. Picture: Chris Collingridge
  19. Pupils at the Batsogile Primary school in Pimville prepare to sing the Mandela birthday song. Picture: Chris Collingridge
  20. Aukland Park Preparatory School gathered in the assembly hall singing happy birthday to Nelson Mandela on his 94th birthday. Picture: Mujahid Safodien
  21. Aukland Park Preparatory School. Picture: Mujahid Safodien
  22. Graca Macel (R), wife of former South African President Nelson Mandela, arrives for the opening of a container library by the Bill Clinton foundation in celebration of Mandela day at a school in Qunu. Photo: Reuters
  23. A woman (C) prepares a meal during the opening of a container library by the Bill Clinton foundation in celebration of Mandela day at a school in Qunu. Photo: Reuters
  24. Graca Macel (R), wife of former South African President Nelson Mandela, greets school children ahead of the opening of a container library by the Bill Clinton foundation in celebration of Mandela day at a school in Qunu. Photo: Reuters
  25. Students walk near village after reading books to the locals in Qunu. Photo: Reuters
  26. Learners at Zandspruit Primary School in Zandspruit informal settlement, north-west of Johannesburg received a treat from MTN today, as part of Mandela Day. MTN staff distributed gifts to the learners, including bicycles and school shoes. They also assembled a jungle gym ...
  27. Learners at Zandspruit Primary School in Zandspruit informal settlement, north-west of Johannesburg received a treat from MTN today, as part of Mandela Day. MTN staff distributed gifts to the learners, including bicycles and school shoes. They also assembled a jungle gym ...
  28. Learners at Zandspruit Primary School in Zandspruit informal settlement, north-west of Johannesburg received a treat from MTN today, as part of Mandela Day. MTN staff distributed gifts to the learners, including bicycles and school shoes. They also assembled a jungle gym ...
 

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