Safe Fund to help the entertainment industry during Covid-19 lockdown
Safe is a new non-profit organisation – which was launched to raise relief funds for South Africa’s entertainment, events and festival community.
Rally your circle and get behind the initiative, enjoy what is being created online during this time of uncertainty to protect those worst affected by the temporary industry shutdown. Your support will help the people behind the scenes that have worked hard to bring you some of the greatest experiences in South Africa. The true, unsung heroes.
In the short term, the hardest hit will be hourly-paid workers. This includes but is not limited to barmen, waiters, technical set up crews, décor company set-up crews, security officers, cleaners, fencing staff, and more. The list is exhaustive, and the effect potentially catastrophic.
Many thousands of these individuals are the main breadwinners in their households and will find themselves with no income.