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2015 ECHO Golf Day

. March 23, 2015
2015 ECHO Golf Day

On 6 March 2015 ECHO held its annual Golf Day at the Erinvale Golf Club in Somerset West. The aim of the Golf Day is to raise funds towards all ECHO activities, seeing as the Golf Day is ECHO’s biggest fundraiser. The first ECHO Golf Day occurred in 1999, two years after ECHO’s establishment. On […]

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First ECHO student to complete the Cape Town Cycle Tour: Tiana Schultz

. March 12, 2015
First ECHO student to complete the Cape Town Cycle Tour: Tiana Schultz

On Sunday the 8th of March I did the Cape Town Cycle Tour for the first time. What an unforgettable event and a very unique race in the history of the previously named Cape Argus. For the first time ever, the race route has been adjusted and as result shortened the route from 109km to […]

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ECHO Fun Walk/Run!!

. February 24, 2015
ECHO Fun Walk/Run!!

ECHO is proud to announce that we will be hosting it’s first fun walk/run in conjunction with Raithby Rate Payers on 21 March 2015. See Poster Here Come join us for a day filled with family, friends, fitness and LOADS OF FUN!! Download Entry Form HERE

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Thank You: Sept | Oct 2014

. October 30, 2014
Thank You: Sept | Oct 2014

Dear Des and Lynette   Thank you so much for donating that beautiful crocheted blanket, all the way from Port Elizabeth, to Helderberg Hospice. We sold raffle tickets at some of our recent functions and raised R710 from that blanket! We very much appreciate your generosity which flows so freely towards Helderberg Hospice – your […]

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Media Articles: Sept & Oct 2014

. October 30, 2014
Media Articles: Sept & Oct 2014

Erinmail October 2014

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Ralph Schopferer: Birthday Gift

. October 30, 2014
Ralph Schopferer: Birthday Gift

ECHO would like to thank Ralph Schopferer and his guests for the awesome birthday gift of R23, 300.00. Ralph recently celebrated his birthday in Switzerland and encouraged his guest to give to the charity of his choice ECHO. Ralph and his wife Maya have their second home in Erinvale and since making their arrival they […]

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SPRING TEA

. October 30, 2014
SPRING TEA

Two of ECHO’s recent graduates Tracy-Lee Arendse and Lauren Jansen made as so proud when they shared their ECHO journey and their delight in starting their onward journey in their dream careers. See their stories under ECHO Alumni Zunia Boucher- Myers, co-owner of Avontuur Restaurant once again made an awesome MC for the event. Urs […]

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Conflict Management

. October 30, 2014
Conflict Management

Facilitator: Lauren Jansen Date: 6th September 2014 Venue: Erinvale Hotel: Session 1: 09:00 – 12:30 Bianca Bock: I think we all have our own personal conflict situation which we are faced with daily. This workshop helped me personally identify what my conflict management style is so that I can use it and understand how I […]

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Face Forward – Business Etiquette

. October 30, 2014
Face Forward – Business Etiquette

Date: 27th September 2014 Time: 08:30 – 17:15 Facilitator: Celdri de Wet Venue: Erinvale Hotel Session: 1 Best Business Practice Session: 2 Networking   Eben: Business platform: Adapting to the profession when dealing with family & friends was good for me to realise. It was amazing to learn how I still need to keep professional, […]

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Making the Dean’s list:

. October 30, 2014
Making the Dean’s list:

When I heard that I had made the Dean’s list I could not contain my joy but I was a bit unfamiliar with the criteria for this achievement. All I knew is that when you make the Dean’s list it’s something really special to achieve. Just to give you an idea of how big this […]

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