The annual SPAR Carols by Candlelight presented by Jacaranda FM is doing things a little differently this year. “No long bathroom queues, glass and bottles are encouraged, and the best part – you can dress in your comfy PJ’s as we’re live-streaming an incredible line-up to your home, and public event rules don’t apply.” Says Deirdre King – Jacaranda FM Managing Director.
The concert is still free, but SPAR and Jacaranda FM are asking everyone to dig deep this year. All funds raised through digital donations will ensure that the Good Morning Angels team can gift vulnerable children across South Africa news toys of their own. “Last year the event gathered 125 giant boxes of toys and R80 000 that reached children from six homes across South Africa,” adds King.
In true Good Morning Angels spirit, the event also collected 25 boxes of flood relief supplies for the Mamelodi residence who suffered from the 2019 flash floods. It goes without saying that 2020 could do with the hope and gees that this event creates each year – I hope South Africa will join us in making this year’s event the biggest yet.” Says Martin Bester, Jacaranda FM Breakfast Drive Presenter.
• Soweto Gospel Choir
• Karen Zoid
• Riana Nel
• Tarryn Lamb
• Karen Zoid
• Swing City
• Matthew Mole
• Charlize Berg
• Tashe Burger
• Joe Black
“We couldn’t possibly break the tradition, and end the year without our SPAR and Jacaranda Carols by Candlelight, so we are delighted that we will still be a part of this wonderful Christmas celebration, but this time in the homes of our shoppers and Jacaranda listeners.” Said Pieter van Vuuren, SPAR Inland Advertising and Promotions Manager
To join SPAR Carols by Candlelight presented by Jacaranda FM visit JacarandaFM.com, diarise Friday 5 December and stock up on snacks and a charitable spirit. The event will live stream from 18h00 and will be hosted by Martin Bester and the breakfast team.
About Jacaranda FM
Jacaranda FM is one of the biggest and most popular radio stations in South Africa. The station has the only bilingual commercial license in the country; regionally broadcasting in English and Afrikaans across Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and the North West Province. Jacaranda FM also carries a national footprint through DTSV and streaming audiences. By providing an array of talent, music, radio programming, social media engagement, concerts, sporting and social events, as well as sustainable responsibility initiatives, the station engages with over 3million people across their platforms a month and provides access to market for thousands of advertisers.
Visit www.jacarandafm.com for more information.