Nik & Adam Rabinowitz

The Little Optimist Book review by Nik & Adam Rabinowitz ______________ The Little Optimist wanted to be a real yacht and sail on the big ocean too. His dream was to go where no optimist had gone before. This is the story of the courage we all possess to chase our...

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A Word from Jonty Rhodes 11-12-2017

" Thank you so much I got the book. Our little girl loves reading the book when we put our 3-month little boy down for the night at about 18:15, our little girl reads books and the Little Optimist is definitely one of her favourites. So thank you, we really do...

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Little Optimist screens at the Labia 08-12-2017

Little Optimist Screening at the Labia was a great success! Thank you to all those who came through to show your support! Some Film Reviews: "The Little Optimist is one of those Documentaries which for a while after you've had the opportunity to watch it- you're...

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Growing Minds Learning & Therapy Center 07/12/17

HI Greg, I wanted to send a huge thank you once again for taking the time to visit us this week.  Our children were so thrilled and I had lots of very positive feedback from the parents.  As promised, I will do what I can to encourage our parents as well as others...

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Sharing your voice 07/12/17

Hi Greg Thank you for signing the book I bought from you yesterday. I have attached a picture of Ryan with his book. Today has been his best day since he was admitted! He has had less pain and sat in the chair to eat. Your message and story rang all his bells and he...

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Springfield Junior School Talk 24/11/17

The little Optimist , Greg Bertish and Karen Slater of Sailing SA  visit Springfield Junior school. It’s all about finding and following your passion.  This week it was about introducing the kids to sailing and teaching them that little people can do big things if...

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Forres Pre Primary Awards Evening

Dear Greg,   Thank you so much for a wonderful celebration evening message. You were by far the best speaker that we have had. It is not always easy to talk to a room of children and parents and be able to keep everyone interested and entertained, but you managed...

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PADDLE4PRESENTS Saturday 4/11 (Gauteng)

Hi Guys & Gals,   4th NOVEMBER - PADDLE 4 PRESENTS – were you there, if not you missed a great SUP day out.   PADDLE 4 PRESENTS got the day off to a nice start collecting a pile of presents for charity. If you missed the opportunity to brighten up some...

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WP Blood Transfusion donor Awards – 26 October 2017

WPTS  held their annual Cape Town Donor Awards in honor of the blood donors who have reached their 150 milestone donations and more in the last year, as well as to give special recognition to people and organisations who have really stood out in helping us with our...

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The Cape Town International Boat Show – 20 October 2017

Another great day: Visitors were taken out for a sail and loads of Optimist sailors having the best time sailing in the V & A Waterfront with Greg Bertish & The Little Optimist creating, even more, fun with water fights! Thank you to all for coming to help, to...

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OPTIMIST Documentary – World Premiere

Tuesday 17th October 2017 Nu Metro Cinema | V&A Waterfront | Cape Town International Film Festival A massive thank you to all who came out in support of The Little Optimist and Greg Bertish as the world premiere of Optimist was viewed on the big screen for the...

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