Plans afoot to expand Wheelchair Wednesday in 2021

4 Dec 20
The Association for Persons with Physical Disabilities in Nelson Mandela Bay aims to celebrate the 10th anniversary of SPAR Wheelchair Wednesday by expanding the campaign next year.

APD ticks more boxes through Wheelchair Wednesday campaign

19 Nov 20
Despite the challenges dished up by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Association for Persons with Physical Disabilities Nelson Mandela Bay is thrilled with the outcome from this year’s SPAR Wheelchair Wednesday campaign.

Wheelchair volunteer develops new respect for disabled

28 Oct 20
Even though Sonel Lindeque has been involved in charity work since 2000, she developed new respect for people with disabilities after taking part in the SPAR Wheelchair Wednesday campaign this month.

Wheelchair Wednesday set to reach 1 200 donations

1 Oct 20
In a year when many major events were derailed, SPAR Eastern Cape and the Association for Persons with Physical Disabilities in Nelson Mandela Bay reaffirmed their commitment to the Wheelchair Wednesday ...

Women’s Challenge wrapped up with donations to beneficiaries

10 Sep 20
SPAR Eastern Cape wrapped up the Women’s Challenge with a donation to beneficiaries on Saturday in a year when the Covid-19 pandemic put paid to the running of the 5km and ...

Ninth Wheelchair Wednesday campaign launched on Mandela Day

20 Jul 20
The ninth Wheelchair Wednesday campaign was launched by SPAR Eastern Cape and the Association for Persons with Physical Disabilities (APD) with a special tribute to late president Nelson Mandela in Port ...

Beneficiaries win despite cancellation of SPAR Women’s Challenge

6 Jul 20
After an initial postponement, SPAR Eastern Cape announced the cancellation of the 2020 Women’s Challenge road running event today.

SPAR Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge postponed

24 Mar 20
The annual SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge, scheduled to have started next week, has been postponed due to steps announced by the government to contain the coronavirus outbreak.

SPAR Women’s Challenge in PE postponed

16 Mar 20
The SPAR Women’s Challenge in Port Elizabeth, scheduled for this weekend, has been postponed due to steps announced by the presidency to tackle the coronavirus outbreak.

SPAR Women’s Challenge changed her lifestyle

4 Mar 20
Retired teacher Minnie Trimalley says the SPAR Women’s Challenge was the catalyst for her to become a dedicated exercise enthusiast, leading to a new and healthier lifestyle. The 70-year-old is one ...