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South Sudan

More than 5,000 children in Pibor, South Sudan are at risk of starvation and even death, if urgent nutritional assistance is not provided. A steep decline in funding and an escalated food crisis has compounded the situation in South Sudan, described as one of the worst worldwide. JAM urgently requires funding to sustain our humanitarian

Uganda

Uganda, home to the largest refugee population in Africa currently faces massive humanitarian challenges with the current population expected to reach 100 million by 2050 (WFP Uganda ). Thousands are reaching Uganda monthly, with up to 400 refugees arriving daily. In partnership with the Uganda Refugee and Disaster Management Council (URDMC), JAM is focused on

The Extraordinary Life Of Peter Pretorius

Peter Pretorius was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. He recounts his childhood - a "riches to rags" story set in South Africa's apartheid era. The injustices he witnessed would greatly influence him later in life when his father's brush with death set Peter on a transformational path to salvation. This book recounts what it was

Paris Marathon 2019

The Schneider Electric Marathon De Paris is back and we are seeking runners to support JAM by running through the iconic city and raising finances for JAM. This is a great opportunity to not only see the beautiful city of Paris, but you can also be immensely proud for accomplishing this amazing challenge. The marathon

In Memory of Peter Pretorius

On the 9th of August 2018, the world lost a legend, the poverty stricken in Africa lost one of their greatest champions, we lost our leader, Ann lost her partner and husband, the Pretorius family lost their father and Oupa and heaven welcomed a true hero. Our JAM father Peter Pretorius passed away and went

Execiseathon 2018

We were lucky enough to have our partners CRC host an Fit4freedom Exerciseathon event on Saturday 14th July at Goddington Park to raise funds for JAM. The #Fit4Freedom sessions were run by the dynamic #TigerPitCrossfit team (www.tigerpitcrossfit.com) and we had a group of JAM volunteers attend on the day to help raise awareness and finances.