Irish Times Article

Bill Corcoran, correspondent for the Irish Times, writes about Mellon Educate’s School building blitz in tribute to the late Nelson Mandela. Discover the journey that the Irish charity and Niall Mellon himself has taken, moving from building homes to delivering educational improvement initiatives in South Africa. At the heart of the results programme is construction and renovation of primary schools for disadvantaged children. This weeks Mandela Blitz sees 200 volunteers descend on Mandela’s native home-land in Mthatha, Eastern Cape, to build schools for hundreds of needy children.