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  • Upgrade the BMX Program

    Project Budget R80 000
    Project Manager

    Songo Fipaza &
    Kathy Crabbe

    082 8989 850
    Completion Date 30 September 2011
    Project Status Green
    Project Overview


    The upgrage of the songo.info BMX Program entails several activities:

    • Upgrade and extend the BMX track
    • On-board an expert to assist with coaching and training (Swen Lauer)
    • Obtain BMX kit for the kids
    • Obtain start gate for the BMX track
    • Assess and fix BMX bikes
    • Obtain tools to maintain BMX bikes
    • Implement a BMX bike maintenance program
    • Create a training program and race schedule

     

    Latest Update


    The following updates were recorded on 04 August 2011:

    Upgrading and Extending the BMX Track

    • Songo has obtained approval to use sand from the Stellenbosch Municipality to upgrade and extend the course
    • Songo has met with Meurant Botha to discuss extending the course
    • Swen Lauer has offered his assistance on the BMX course design

     On-boarding BMX Coaching Expert

    • Angelique has met with Swen Lauer who will provide songo.info with proposals for coaching

    Obtain BMX kit for the kids

    • Kit has been designed
    • Children sizes have been obtained
    • Order has been placed

    Start Gate

    • Angelique to follow up with Nathan from Strandfontein
    Requirements
    • Rollers to build the track
    • Assistance with extending the track
    • Start Gate
    Next Steps
    • Contact Nathan from Strandfontein
    • Follow-up with Meurant
    • Follow-up with Swen
    • Investigate BMX helmets
  • Setting up an office for songo.info in Kayamandi

    Project Budget R5000
    Project Manager

    Kathy Crabbe
    info@songo.info

    082 8989 850
    Completion Date 15 July 2011
    Project Status The project is on target to succeed
    Project Overview

    songo.info has applied for to rent an office in the Kayamandi Tourism Corridor. The office will be used to run the songo.info program as well as to provide afterschool study facilities for the kids.

    Latest Update
    • songo has been awarded tender for office B3
    • Lease has been signed by Songo Fipaza
    • Carpeting is being sourced from Dianie Lambrechts
    • Office furniture has been donated by Johnson & Johnson
    Requirements
    • Carpeting (To be provided by Dianie)
    • Printer, Fax Machine & Copier (Outstanding)
    • Computer (1 Computer, looking for further computers for the kids to use)
    • Office Furniture (To be provided by Johnson & Johnson /Rehidrate)
    Next Steps
    • Pay Deposit & First Month Rent (Angelique)
    • Get office dimensions (Songo Fipaza)
    • Arrange carpeting (Dianie / Songo)
    • Follow up on Printer donations (Angelique)
    • Arrange for collection & delivery of office furniture from J & J (Nic Lamond)