“Poetry in McGregor” comes under the umbrella of the MAC project a non-profit-organisation: The McGregor Arts Community Project (NPO #151-551 and PBO # 930051215). Please take a moment to read our aims and objectives and contact us if you would like to assist us in any way.
Aims and Objectives of the Association:
- To foster an appreciation of visual, performing and literary arts in the Western Cape village of McGregor.
- To create a Project in which the arts are truly valued as a community asset.
- To use the arts as a means to bring about social integration and community upliftment.
- To foster the role of the arts as a contributor to the improvement of the quality of individual lives.
- To utilise the arts as an important vehicle for addressing relevant social issues within the community.
- To provide a platform that identifies, encourages and promotes artistic talent.
- To host regular Arts Festivals in McGregor which incorporate and bring together the entire community.
- To foster and support young talented artists and arts initiatives in the community.
- To support tourism and job opportunities linked to the Festivals.
- To encourage local residents to participate and develop their entrepreneurial skills.
You can support us making a donation to:
Account name: McGregor Arts Community Project
Bank: Standard Bank
Branch Code: 051001
Account Number: 082349894
Swift Number: SBZAZAJJ
Reference: Your name