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Toyota Knights collect cans for less privileged

He said they will donate most of the collected food to Ekukhanyeni Drop-in Centre in Rooikoppen.

The Toyota Knights collected 474 tins of canned food at the Junxion Centre on 27 August.

They gave random shoppers a R5 coin in exchange for a can of food. According to Mr André Trollip, a knight, local residents were more than happy to contribute.

He said they will donate most of the collected food to Ekukhanyeni Drop-in Centre in Rooikoppen.

The rest of the canned food will be given to the Vrede Jeugsorgsentrum.

Mr Trollip thanked the residents for their generous contributions.

“This project was not going to be successful without the community.

“It makes me proud to be a part of a community that shows such compassion and supports these projects to aid others in need.”

He also thanked all the people who were involved in the project.

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