's Western Cape regional committee is pleased to announce its upcoming #PitchThisStoryevent
to be held in Langa at ikhaya Le Langa on Sunday 30 October
spotlight on the entrepreneurs and leaders of Langa, Cape Town's oldest township. Learn about these inspiring initiatives - then pitch your story to the editor of GroundUp
Specific stories that will be uncovered include:
: “Clean, Green and Safe”
Urban artworks by Jace
, the world-renowned French street artist
Meet the founders of Langa Homestay
The Township Winery
also features a
panel discussion on the impact small business and entrepreneurs have had on Langa. Speakers include:
Tony Elvin: Social entrepreneur and innovative advisor on the Langa Quarter initiative
Nombulelo Mzizi: Langa Homestay entrepreneur
Thembela Ntongana: Editor at GroundUp and expert on citizen journalism
Taking place on the same day as the Open Streets Langa festival
encourages guests to spend the afternoon engaging with the vibrant township culture.
This is a FREE event opened to all SAFREA members. Please RSVP to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Safe, secure parking will be available.
About iKhaya Langa:
Ikhaya Le Langa (House of Sun) is a
Langa-based NPO in Langa, the oldest historically black township in the Western Cape. The initiative aims to create hundreds of job and business opportunities through tourism and the redevelopment of the broader Langa neighborhood.
View the event
on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1818180635120170/
View the event
on Meetup.com: https://www.meetup.com/SAFREA/events/234796158/