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The MAC project

McGregor Arts Community Project

“Poetry in McGregor” comes under the umbrella of the MAC project a non-profit-organisation: The McGregor Arts Community Project (NPO #151-551 and PBO # 930051215). Please take a moment to read our aims and objectives and contact us if you would like to assist us in any way.

Aims and Objectives of the Association:
  1. To foster an appreciation of visual, performing and literary arts in the Western Cape village of McGregor.
  2. To create a Project in which the arts are truly valued as a community asset.
  3. To use the arts as a means to bring about social integration and community upliftment.
  4. To foster the role of the arts as a contributor to the improvement of the quality of individual lives.
  5. To utilise the arts as an important vehicle for addressing relevant social issues within the community.
  6. To provide a platform that identifies, encourages and promotes artistic talent.
  7. To host regular Arts Festivals in McGregor which incorporate and bring together the entire community.
  8. To foster and support young talented artists and arts initiatives in the community.
  9. To support tourism and job opportunities linked to the Festivals.
  10. To encourage local residents to participate and develop their entrepreneurial skills.
You can support us making a donation to:
Account name:   McGregor Arts Community Project
Bank:   Standard Bank
Branch:   Robertson
Branch Code:   051001
Account Number:   082349894
Swift Number:   SBZAZAJJ
Reference:   Your name
Confirmation of payment:   info@mcgregorpoetryfestival.co.za

A New Event is coming!

25 – 27  August

1807, 2017

The Ring in McGregor

18 July 2017|0 Comments

14th - 17th September 2017 Come to McGregor and enjoy a FOUR NIGHT LONG WEEKEND and watch Richard Wagner ’s epic DER RING DES NIBELUNGEN in the highly acclaimed [...]

2206, 2017

Capitec account is Closed

22 June 2017|0 Comments

Please note that our Capitec Bank account is now closed. any payment towards The MAC project / Poetry in McGregor must be done at the following Bank account: Account [...]

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