In support of making positive impact in the South African community, 5rooms.com is celebrating Mandela Day by working with brand partners to donate a portion of sales on selected products to the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Mandela Day, celebrated on 18 July 2012, is an initiative by the Nelson Mandela Foundation that seeks to empower communities everywhere to make positive contribution to society.
67 Very Special Products
In recognition of Nelson Mandela’s 67 years of service in advocating for human rights, 5rooms.com will promote 67 specially selected items. For each of these items sold between 16 and 18 July 2012, 5rooms.com will donate R10 to the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Brands that will be featured as part of this campaign include: BUILT, Caffitaly, Parrot Products, Bodum, Haldane Martin, Carrol Boyes, Amelia Jackson and many more.
“As a newly established South African company, we believe in creating a culture of giving back to the community. Empowering communities through the Mandela Day initiative is a perfect opporutnity for us to influence South African lives, inspire change and make a diference” says Sean Weldon, co-founder of 5rooms.com.
Many of the items promoted will be discounted on the site for a limited time. As a result, not only will customers be getting a great deal but they will also be helping the community at the same time. Items showcased range from books to chairs to décor acessories.