Attention all single mommies!

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22 November 2021 | Events

Olivia Anthea Christians; Organiser; “This is a fundraiser for struggling moms... ”

Swakopmund • [email protected]



The Single Mommies Market was created to allow struggling moms to come to sell goods over two days to generate funds for their children - whether it be for school fees, cash for Christmas gifts or for extra groceries.

The event is set to take place at the Woermann Brock Mondesa parking area, on 26 and 27 November from 08:00 to 18:00. Market organiser Olivia Anthea Christians, with assistance from Annecke de Beer (area manager of Woermann Brock Supermarket Mondesa) said that this is the first of its kind. “People and companies alike have already asked that we host it at least twice during next year, and in Windhoek too.” She added that if they get sponsors on board for Windhoek, it can certainly be done. “This is a fundraiser for struggling moms, as we have all been struck by the pandemic in some way. Some lost jobs while others cannot get a job, and all this has a very negative effect on the household.”

Covid percautionary measures are in place, with each stall to be placed 1m apart. Hand sanitisers will also be on site and the vendors must wear their masks when in contact with people.
There are also fun events such as a dance-off competition and a beauty pageant for moms with the theme “superwoman”. Many prizes are up for grabs, such as hampers, a fully paid trimester for dance choreography and more. Christians will also be hosting an event for dads and kids soon, also taking place at the Woermann Brock, with other activations on 10 and 23 December.
“Everyone is welcome. Don’t miss out on the fantastic specials at this magnificent supermarket in Mondesa opposite Megasave.”

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