South Africa

Past Missions | November 2017

Together with Play Africa, the Toy Movement will deliver 45,000 toys to children in need within South Africa this holiday season.

To continue to bringing joy to children worldwide, Spin Master will be holding a special event on December 1 st , 2017 to coincide with World Aids Day at the Woman’s Goal on Constitutional Hill. In partnership with Play Africa, and with support from Just Fun (Pty) Ltd, Nickelodeon South Africa, and Ty Inc., children will receive meals and enjoy live entertainment.

“Play Africa champions every child’s right to play, and by partnering with Spin Master’s Toy Movement, we’re able to help bring joy to children and their families this festive season,” said Play Africa CEO Gretchen Wilson-Prangley. “South Africa faces enormous challenges when it comes to providing our children with safe play areas and early learning tools, such as toys. In partnering with Spin Master, we aim to celebrate and encourage the transformative power of play.”

The December 1 st event will be followed by the distribution of approximately 45,000 toys to various schools, orphanages and day care centers for under privileged children.