The aims and objects of the Foundation are to follow the Purpose of the Foundation and continue the work and interest of Gert Johannes “Jakes” Gerwel in the development of education, culture and social ...
Jakes Gerwel’s legacy was celebrated on 10 November in Woodstock in various ways – from talks about relevant topics, music performances, poetry, theatre to a photo exhibition. Click here to view some of the pictures of this exceptional day.
Die tweede Etienne van Heerden Veldsoirée, wat gereël word deur die bekende feesorganiseerder, Darryl David, vind vanaf 22 tot 25 September in die Cradock-distrik plaas. Vanjaar is die eerste keer dat dié fees in samewerking met die Jakes Gerwel Stigting na Somerset-Oos uitgebrei sal word.
The Jakes Gerwel Foundation and Tafelberg Publishers will commemorate Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday on 18 July 2018 by relaunching the classic Madiba Magic, an anthology of folk tales selected by Madiba, at fifteen primary schools across the country.