Durban — East Coast Radio in partnership with Gift of the Givers raised more than R6.7 million for the KwaZulu-Natal floods initiative, and a primary school in Newlands East was among the beneficiaries.
The rebuilt Dr Macken Mistry Primary School, which was badly hit by the April floods, was handed over on the weekend.
Darren Maule, who hosts the ECR breakfast show, said Gift of the Givers had a huge impact on the sustainability and growth of the school.
“Through this initiative, the school is ready to welcome close to a thousand pupils back into the school.
“I did not think it was going to be renewed, but this is an amazing thing to witness,” he said.
He said the children who come…
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