Bloemfontein assistance following a fire –In January 2015, a fire broke out in a room in the Bloemfontein Hostel destroying valuable property and study material of two fourth year medical students. The cause was believed to be faulty electrical wiring. CoMSAA was able to replace all of the essential clinical equipment and textbooks for these students and also provided financial assistance around RS.100,000. 00 in cash.