After months of planning and the most incredible community support, today we saw Chairlady Cindy Norcott's vision of a 'free market' come to life in EMBO community hall for 200 Gogo's and Mkulu's from the local community. Joined by a great team of volunteers from all over Durban, we set up a marquee outside the
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Another special Bless-a-Granny visit earlier today! This time to a small and very special little home in Malvern - Victory Park. It always delights our hearts at how the mood changes from start to finish at these visits - the pure joy of the elderly is EXACTLY why we host this campaign every year! A
In lieu of corporate gifting and in the name of their clients , Fourie Stott generously sponsored our visit to Tunisig this morning for about 150 special old souls! What an incredibly festive morning! Accompanied by a wonderful team of volunteers and local talent Rene Tshiakanyi, the elderly residents were beaming with joy as the
A Corporate teambuild with a difference: making a difference! Joined by the incredible ladies from Pro Appointments: Recruitment Agency, who pledged their support for our 'Corporate team build with a difference' appeal and sponsored all the delicious snacks and LIVE entertainment, the atmosphere at Zibambaleni Old Age Home in KwaDabeka was absolutely electric this morning!
What an incredible way to start our Bless-a-Granny & Grandpa 2017 visits and with our 'poster Granny' Jessie (featured on all the marketing for the campaign this year) being a resident at Flame Lily - there was bound to be much excitement! Joined by an incredible team of volunteers from MCS Debt Recovery, we danced,
We visited Siyanda crèche in Ntshongweni during our LOVE TO READ campaign and saw it was in desperate need of a structural build as well as safety and educational elements AND proper ablution facilities for the children that attend. In February we launched our ‘Buy-a-Brick’ campaign and thanks to some phenomenal community support and 7
Power and progress in partnerships - educating and uplifting our youth! In 2015, we partnered with Krupa Trust and KEY Group and KEY Foundation and built Uminathi Christian College in the heart of KwaNjobokazi - which officially opened in January 2016. Since then, we have visited the scholars sporadically, and hosted educationals at the school
Partnering with the passionate and soulful Dr. Gcinamasiko Heritage Mhlophe, we spent the most incredible morning in rural Hammarsdale with 200 local Gogos. What a beautifully traditional morning of praise, worship and thanksgiving and a VERY powerful way to end Women's Month! Such an incredible message shared by Gcina and the speakers of love, Ubuntu
Our FAVOURITE time of year! Thursday the 21st of September, we hosted our Annual Celebration of Life for the 300 children that reside on-site at the Ethembeni School for the Disabled. A date on our calendar that we - and the children - anticipate all year! Five years ago, our Chairlady watched their choir perform
George Ellison said, "How beautiful a day can be when kindness touches it", and how true this rang today when we hosted a Spring Tea at Essenwood home for nearly 100 of their residents. A huge and grateful thanks to our volunteers that joined us, as well as Lauren Ginn and her special little boys,