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
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
4 Years ago, we met Zanele and Bahle from Uminathi. Back then, Uminathi Crèche was 16m2 wattle and daub 'room' where Zanele was doing her best to educate the 30-odd children from the community that attended daily. Just over two years ago, in 2015, thanks to some incredible community and corporate support, we officially opened
We are appealing to all the ladies and gents in our community to have a SPRING CLEAN and donate any great condition pre-loved clothing / blankets / towels / scarves / hats / beaded jewellery etc. for our Clothes for Africa project we are hosting in EMBO in November – from newborn to grown-up. The
Women of Worth Educational event was held in the Salim Hall in Shongweni on the 9th of August. This was the most incredible morning, with amazing speakers and entertainers sharing their stories and inspiring the 200 women from the community. Highlighted by the Christian Social Services, all the women were also gifted with a Feminine
Partnering with Pro-Appointments and Dis-Chem, we hosted a Women’s Day ME TIME celebration for 180 local business women on the 8th August. It was a wonderful morning of inspirational talks as well as a health, wellness and beauty expo by the Dis-Chem team raising nearly R50 000 for our Creche build at Siyanda in Ntshongweni.
The Quintessential Group hosted their Annual Charity event on the 3rd of August and again this year selected RHF as their charity of choice. The evening was a great success as we raised over R40 000 for our Heart of Africa Gogo Visit to Hammarsdale, with Gcina Mhlophe at the end of August.
After the incredible success and joy of our ‘Soulfood’ soup kitchen in August last year, which saw us feed over 5000 people, today we host another “soup kitchen”. Serving nearly 250 Gogos and Mkulus - as well as some kiddies - a hot, freshly cooked sit down meal thanks to Eat Greek Caterers, with LIVE