In Celebration of Helen Lieberman’s 80th Birthday – Ikamva Labantu’s Virtual Auction Raises R15 million
We celebrated Helen’s birthday with a virtual and live auction. Guests could bid on incredible lots and make pledges to the Charitable Foundation.Farm Design Events secure some of the best lots, including a weekend for two at Singita five star luxury lodge, worth R150 000. A painting by acclaimed artist Beezy Bailey. Dinner for ten in the comfort of your home by Chef Richard Chamberlain.
A generous R15million was raised and Ikamva Labantu can continue to provide support in the townships of the Western Cape.
Farm Design Events designed the studio from which the live auction was streamed. Africa Melane hosted and Helen’s message pre-recorded in the morning. The much loved Three Tons Of Fun provided entertainment between lots and pledges.
Joey Burke, auctioneer extraordinaire kept the bids rolling and pledges flowing.
Pledges were placed on the auction site and phone number were provided for people to wish Helen Happy Birthday.