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Mandela Day – how to get 67 minutes of maximum return.

Mandela Day is approaching and forgood is rollicking on, starting to scale nicely. Good times. Love it or hate it, Mandela Day does represent a way to bring more social citizens to the table. It represents an opportunity for you to get a taste of the social sector - feel what it's like to do something meaningful with your life outside of the cubicle rat race. Give it a go. Here's some info about our approach to Mandela Day. Giving is hard - we know. We're here to make it easy. --- snip --- Mandela Day – a simple idea, based on a great vision and an incredible role model. In a nutshell, all you need to do is give 67 minutes of your time on Mandela Day – easy. Yes, but, what is the real value of giving back? It might be all very good and well to paint the wall of your local community centre, but what if they didn’t really need the wall painted in the first place? “Mandela Day has massive potential to harness real skills, match them to real needs and create meas