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Nomzamo Mbatha’s Foundation the Lighthouse helps to fight the Covid-19 pandemic

Nomzamo Mbatha

 Nomzamo Mbatha is one of Mzansi’s most charitable celebs. She is doing the most by helping in need and trying to fight this pandemic in the World. The starlet is always commanding the spotlight for her incredible philanthropic work and she continues to aid our continent with passion. They always say that blessed is the hand that gives, having said that Nomzamo is the epitome of that.

Nomzamo Mbatha

The SA beauty will be also playing her part to ease the crisis that the African continent is currently enduring. Speaking to SABC news anchor Chriselda Lewis, Nomzamo said her foundation The Lighthouse will be donating, 1.5 million towards the Covid-19 relief.

Nomzamo Mbatha

She even explained how she came up with the name of her foundation, The lighthouse: I recalled something Nomzamo told me earlier: “I called my foundation ‘The Lighthouse Foundation’ because in the midst of a storm, a fisherman will look for the lighthouse, and that’s their form of refuge. That’s what I want my foundation to stand for. We are your sanctuary, when you look out there, you see a light, that’s the lighthouse. So, you can come to us, and we will be able to assist you.

Nomzamo Mbatha

Nomzamo who is also a human rights activist said the funds will be donated to various NGOs, NPOs and impoverished households. Nomzamo started her foundation as a means of “empowering and helping child-headed homes”. It then evolved and sought to make a difference in the lives of those who suffer from post-traumatic disorders and depression. “Now we are empowering students to go to university, go to any college, go and seek education in whichever sphere that you see.

Nomzamo Mbatha

The beauty said some of the funds will be donated towards the Nelson Mandela Foundation which is currently running the Each One Feed One campaign. Nomzamo will be joining a host of other worldwide celebs today, in the One World Together At Home, which is a series of virtual, no-contact concerts aimed at encouraging people to stay indoors and to play their part during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Rachel Kolisi

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Source: Zalebs