Media Alert: DCAS funds Eden and Central Karoo
The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) will be handing over annual funding to five regional sport councils at a series of events during April 2015. Each council will distribute the funds to its various affiliated sport federations for major events, development, transformation, administration and capacity building.
On Wednesday, 8 April 2015, the Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Mr Theuns Botha, will hand over the first cheques to the Eden Sport Council and the Central Karoo Sport Council (previously a single entity known as South Western Districts).
The remaining four handovers will take place on the following dates:
- 13 April 2015 – Overberg Sport Council
- 14 April 2015 – Cape Winelands Sport Council (previously known as Boland)
- 15 April 2015 – Western Province Sport Council
- 20 April 2015 – West Coast Sport Council
Further details of these events will be announced in due course.
All media are invited to attend the handover functions. The details for the handover of the 8th are:
Time: 16:30 – 19:00
Venue: The Banquet Hall, George Civic Centre, York Street, George