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Shamwari Yangu raises 15 scholarships

Nyasha Kada, Entertainment Reporter

Gweru based wheel-spinner DJ Brickcity has revealed that the Shamwari Yangu  Fundraising Dinner recently held in the City of Progress was a success.

The dinner managed to raise 15 scholarships for children from primary level till university courtesy of Aaron Chinhara of Glow Petroleum.

 

Chinhara was also the guest speaker at the well-attended event.

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In attendance were top Gweru business women who include Rutendo Nyoni,Wandifadza Chideme and Yvonne Chikohora among others.

 

The dinner also raised US $2000 in cash for groceries.

 

A group of business women also pledged a primary school fees and full uniform for a girl child.

 

Speaking to H-Metro, Dj Brickcity said:

 

“I was more than humbled with the overwhelming response i got for the fundraising dinner.

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“I had only planned something small but in the end it turned out to be big.

 

“I want to thank all those that attended and contributed for making this event a great success.

 

“The generosity by the people in attendance was something we didn’t expect.

 

“I thank them all and mostly God for making this event a success.

 

“I am sure God will bless them more for giving to the less privileged.”

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