Mandela Day: Gogos on the Go – Watercrest Mall 18 July 2017

In celebration of Mandela day today, Watercrest Mall together with the Robin Hood Foundation treated 20 Gogo’s to a day of gifts and groceries at the mall – starting with a wholesome and hearty breakfast at Mugg & Bean Westville Mall and ending with an incredible indulgent lunch at Panarottis Watercrest Mall – each Gogo had a volunteer shopper to […]

Gogo Bag Blessings to Intongela School 27 June 2017

Intongela Primary was highlighted to us some years back by Community hearts Jane and Mandy, ex St Mary’s teachers, who donate their time to help to educate the children. Nearly half of the 300 primary school scholars are OVC children, being looked after by a carer, Gogo or an older sibling. We visited these special little hearts today with a […]

Gogo Bag Blessings to Inchanga Community 31 May 2017

What an incredibly humbling visit to Inchanga this morning where nearly 250 Gogos and Mkhulu’s were gathered in AFM church hall, awaiting our team of volunteers. We arrived to be greeted by their songs of thanksgiving, praise and worship in the church and what immediately hit our team was: how far they’d had to walk to get here, how early […]

First Saturday Packing at Storage 27 May 2017

What a super way to spend a Saturday morning – with some of our incredible team members and an amazing crew of volunteers at storage this morning packing over 250 Gogo bags for our project to Inchanga next week. As its our birthday month, Cindy brought some champers, we had lucky draws, lots of laughter, great music and plenty of […]

Serving the Gogo’s with Highbury Prep to EMBO 30 March 2017

What an incredible afternoon with some amazing young community hearts as the Grade 4’s from Highbury Preparatory School joined us in EMBO to bless and serve the Gogos and Mkulu’s! Each Thursday, Carol Shroeder, from Twinkle Star, hosts up to 100 Gogo’s and Mkulu’s and serves them a delicious and nutritious home cooked stew and samp and beans each week […]

Gogo Bag visit to EMBO 02 February 2017

One of the most beautiful community visits is always to the very old and frail Gogos and Mkulu’s in EMBO. Another treasured afternoon of song, dance and sharing of blessings and love with nearly 80 Gogo’s and Mkulu’s today thanks to an amazing team of volunteers that joined us on a visit to the Soup Kitchen hosted by Carol Eve […]

HOPE project for 50 OVC children 17 December 2016

Each school term holiday we host a HOPE breakfast for orphaned and vulnerable children from our surrounding disadvantaged communities, cases are sent to us by request from the Christian Social Services who work closely in the townships with these vulnerable groups. The aim of this project we’ve been running for the past 5 years is to inspire HOPE in the […]