Cu­p­ca­kes for heroes

Oak­hill le­ar­ners ho­nour lo­cal ser­vi­ce or­ga­ni­sa­ti­ons

Knysna-Plett Herald - - Schools -

In re­cog­ni­ti­on of Nel­son Man­de­la and as part of the an­nu­al 67 mi­nu­tes for Ma­di­ba ce­le­bra­ti­ons, Oak­hill P­rep S­chool ran a cu­p­ca­ke d­ri­ve on T­hurs­day 6 Sep­tem­ber. The i­dea was the brai­n­child of one of our Gra­de 5 child­ren who wan­ted to do so­mething to re­cog­ni­se tho­se that ser­ve us and to gi­ve them so­mething small in re­turn.

E­ach child in Oak­hill P­rep ma­de six plain cu­p­ca­kes at ho­me and t­hen took the­se to s­chool to be i­ced and de­co­ra­ted, w­he­re­af­ter the cu­p­ca­kes we­re dis­tri­bu­ted al­ong with in­di­vi­du­al mes­sa­ges of thanks from the child­ren to the cau­ses i­den­ti­fied. In to­tal, a­bout a thou­sand cu­p­ca­kes we­re dis­tri­bu­ted to e­mer­gen­cy ser­vi­ces, the mu­ni­ci­pa­li­ty, cha­ri­ties and ot­her or­ga­ni­sa­ti­ons that ser­ve the com­mu­ni­ty. –

P­ho­tos: Sup­p­lied

Vi­sit www.knys­na­pletthe­rald.com for mo­re p­ho­tos Oak­hill’s Gra­de 2 class get re­a­dy to de­li­ver their Ma­di­ba cu­p­ca­kes. From left: O­li­ver Hans­son, Ti­von Bu­chal­ter, Ja­ke Wood, Len­dell S­pies, Da­niel Pat­ton, Qu­a­de Cloe­te, Nel­lie Hans­son and Di­or Bail­lie.

Mac­ken­na Wa­les with cu­p­ca­kes for the Knys­na fi­re de­part­ment.

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