This Christmas, as part of the Smile for Life campaign, Woolworths and
MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet have teamed up with Operation Smile South
Africa (SA), to give 100 children born with cleft palates or cleft lips
Donate by simply swiping
Your Christmas shopping won’t just delight your friends and family -
every time you swipe your MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet card over the
festive period, a percentage of your purchase will go towards the
initiative, without any extra cost to you.
Donate with this song download
you’d like to contribute to Operation Smile SA and add another
feel-good favourite to your playlist, you can download our Christmas
track, a remake of James Brown’s “I Feel Good” by the Soweto Gospel
Choir, from iTunes for R8.99.
Simply search “Woolies Feel Good”. Alternatively, you can SMS FEEL GOOD to 38537.
Each SMS download costs R10. All proceeds will go towards Operation Smile SA.
Operation Smile SA
Malherbe, Operation Smile SA ambassador says, 'Due to the unfortunate
disfigurements caused by cleft palates and lips, children are usually
ostracised in their social environments.
Cleft lip repairs can
take as little as 45 minutes to change a child’s life and future
forever. Please Do One Thing (DOT) and help a child to smile.'
Smile SA has performed over 4500 free reconstructive procedures for
children in a number of African countries to date.
all have hope,' says 8 year old Rafael, who returned from his operation
brimming with confidence, 'because look at me, anything is possible.'
Watch the new Woolworths ad with Candice Swanepoel and the Soweto Gospel Choir.