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The Extraordinary Life Of Peter Pretorius

Peter Pretorius was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. He recounts his childhood - a "riches to rags" story set in South Africa's apartheid era. The injustices he witnessed would greatly influence him later in life when his father's brush with death set Peter on a transformational path to salvation. This book recounts what it was

Contribute towards the continued works of Peter Pretorius

On the 9th of August 2018, the world lost a legend, the poverty stricken in Africa lost one of their greatest champions, we lost our leader, Ann lost her partner and husband, the Pretorius family lost their father and Oupa and heaven welcomed a true hero. Our JAM father Peter Pretorius passed away and went

Ubuntu Awards South Africa 2018

Our founders, Peter and Ann Pretorius, are proud recipients on behalf of the JAM team, of the 4th annual Ubuntu 2018 award in the Social Responsibility category. South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa paid tribute to the award winners saying, " Those who received this award should know that this is an honor in remembrance of

Support Red Riders

Become a Red Rider and ride for full tummies JAM believes that without education there can be no development, and hungry children can't learn. We are currently feeding 120 000 children in South Africa. We approach development through Nutrition; Early Childhood Development (ECD) center makeovers; ECD Practitioner and Agricultural Training; and Community Involvement. JAM South

Working on the Ground South Africa

Working on the Ground South Africa

Reatakala Day Care Centre expands beyond expectations

        Situated in Phase One, Orange Farm is Reatakala Day Care Centre. This ECD Center was started by Nomvula Elsie Maphiri in 2003. She explained that her love for children and desire to prevent unsupervised children from roaming in the streets is what pushed her to start the creche. Initially operating from

Simply Asia celebrates Thai New Year (Songkran) by giving back

In celebration of the Thai New Year, Simply Asia held a Songkran campaign where meals were sold with a portion of sales donated to JAM South Africa. The campaign raised enough money to provide 44 114 meals to feed children in JAM supported early childhood development centres in South Africa. When asked why Simply Asia