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Covid19 Response

MATCH ROUND 6

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{"ops":[{"insert":"Today, in South Africa, 67% of children are fatherless; 70% of ten year old children cannot read for meaning; and too many children live in conditions that are simply not acceptable in any society.\n\nAfrican Angels is a preparatory school which has been running successfully for more than a decade. We educate children who have limited resources and live in situations that are unimaginable to most of us. Despite their background and socioeconomic status, these amazing kids are determined to grow into educated, productive and responsible citizens. \n \nMany of the students who have graduated from African Angels have been accepted into, and attend, some of the most prestigious high schools in the country like the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls, DSG, Dale College and others. They have qualified for bursaries that allow them to access incredible educational opportunities and break the cycle of poverty they were born into.\n \nThe COVID-19 virus has impacted African Angels’ major donors’ ability to continue supporting them in a timely manner, and now our children's future is uncertain. \n\nThey are in trouble and need as many people giving a "},{"attributes":{"underline":true},"insert":"small monthly donation"},{"insert":" to get through the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.\n\nIt will only take 400 people across the globe donating $40 a month, to pay the salaries for 20 teachers and support staff, every month. Every little bit helps, and so we're asking for your support. \n\nPeople on the ground in South Africa have agreed to handle the necessary exchange steps for us, so we will willingly accept any token you can spare during this crisis.\n"}]}

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