DAS is currently working on their Kids in Colour FUNd-raising day which will take place on the 10th of March 2018 at Rakele Park Wattille, Ekurhuleni. The event will include fun activities such as jumping castles, trampolines and various slides. Tickets cost R50.00 and the profit made will be used to buy schoolbags for underprivileged learners.

DAS invites anyone who would to sell their products at the event to rent a stall for R100 and 3 or more schoolbags for the whole day. Renters who sell products that relate to the DAS mandate are asked to donate their products as well. For instance, Mia committed to donating a box of sanitary pads for every box they sell at the event. In addition to this, the DAS team urges anyone in the Ekurhuleni area who can volunteer to assist with sound, a stage and an event fence to kindly donate these services for the event to be a success.

For any more information and inquiries, follow the National Donate a Schoolbag Facebook page or email the team at You can also text, whatsapp or call Siya at 061 3770 745.

For tickets to attend the DAS Kids in Colour event, visit or go to and Pick n Pay to get your ticket at R50 for children and R30 adult early bird tickets.