Seniors appreciated

Enjoying a good conversation, are, clockwise from left, Rajap Isaacs, 64, Rashaad Jordan, 80, Noel October, 63 and Patrick Paulse, 62.

Manenberg resident and community worker, Vernon Johnson, hosted a seniors’ lunch at Downeville Primary School’s hall on Saturday August 18. About 80 seniors gathered for a hearty meal. Mr Johnson, who is also a sport coach for his organisation, Manenberg Community Project, said seniors and children were close to his heart, and that he hosted this annual event for the seniors to make them feel appreciated.