Community and Charity

Rawson Auctions & Barristers Grill host '1000 Star Challenge for Children in need of Orthopaedic Surgery' event

Julie Scott (Maitland Cottage Home), Lance Chandler (Owner Barristers Grill), Tanya Jovanovski (Director Rawson Auctions).

Rawson Auctions and Barristers Grill hosted its bi-monthly Property Investors Dinner to Launch a fundraising event for the Maitland Children’s Hospital in Newlands – “1000 Star Challenge for Children in need of Orthopaedic Surgery”.

The Property Investors dinner is an opportunity for friends to relax and enjoy fine dining and a great atmosphere. The other guests include investors, developers and well known high profile personalities in the property arena.

Tanya Jovanovski Director of Rawson Auctions Western Cape and Lance Chandler owner of Barristers Grill, Newlands have set themselves a challenge to encourage 1000 people to contribute R100.00 a month by debit order over a fixed period to Maitland Children’s hospital.

The idea was launched at the Dinner on the 7th March and we are delighted to announce that most guest either signed a debit order or made a donation. The funds all go to Maitland Children’s hospital which is a full surgical paediatric hospital based in Newlands, that performs some 575 elective surgeries per year. Patients are all referred from the Red Cross Children’s hospital. Patients range between the age of 2 weeks and 15 years.

If you would like to make a donation or receive a pledge form for a monthly debit order please send request to Faeqah by emailing –