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SA Braille Cup Competition 2017

The SA Braille Cup Competition was conceived out of the Perkins idea of improving braille literacy and awareness in Africa. The first African Braille Cup Competition was held in Ghana in 2012. The...
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Syd Askew Centre stays relevant

Over the years, Optima has been blessed with many generous donors who have made a priceless contribution to the SANCB. One such example is the family behind the Syd Askew Centre at our Optima...
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Meet a few of our Optima students

Photo caption: Top, from left to right: Bongi, Vusi and Christina; bottom, from left to right: Meagan and Thembe   My name’s Bongi Bongiwe Skota (32) lives in Pretoria with her...
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Making the most of a golden opportunity

Photo caption: Sesethu Xabanisa believes in facing his challenges head on Can you imagine writing an exam without being able to read the questions or write down your answers? 23-year-old...

SA Braille Cup Competition 2017

Syd Askew Centre stays relevant

Meet a few of our Optima students

Making the most of a golden opportunity

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Fundraising Gala Dinner!

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Fundraising Gala Dinner: 3 November 2017 – Protea Hotel Fire & Ice: Menlyn Honourable Adv Tshililo Michael Masutha (MP), Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, is co-hosting a...

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