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JAM International Response to Cyclone Idai

Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall during the night of 14 to 15 March 2019 near Beira City, Sofala Province, in central Mozambique. The cyclone brought torrential rains and winds to Sofala, Zambezia, Manica and Inhambane provinces. Beira and other districts of Sofala province are facing power and communication outages, according to initial reports from the

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

In Memory 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

JAM Water drilling

“Livelihoods slowly crumbling to dust” is how a Times Live article, this week, described the Western Cape water crisis. It’s a topic nobody can avoid as it dominates newswires around the globe, even as far afield as the USA, with the New York Times headline reading ‘Dangerously Low on Water, Cape Town Now Faces Day

Support Red Riders

Support Red Riders It's that time of the year again - time for the Telkom 94.7 Cycle Challenge. JAM South Africa (JAM SA) has registered the Red Riders again this year and we would love for you to support the team! Support Red Riders RIDE FOR JAM

Working on the Ground South Africa

Working on the Ground South Africa