Snow Day!!

Quotes from our combined facebook pages today read as follows: “Let’s DO this…one last blast into winter giving, to people who might die on the streets tonight…” (Trish) “It’s snowıng ın Hıllbrow… I thınk we should hand out blankets and jerseys and beanıes tonıght (7 Aug 2012). We...

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A Visit from USA and Canada…

Interesting day spent with a group of overseas volunteers who listened to all our stories, saw our new volunteers’ flat, and walked the streets with us handing out food and praying for people. Wildly inspired by a Canadian lady, Tina, who not only showed me how to use the sewing machine we have been given for our Inner City...

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Rooftop Gardens

..and the anticipation keeps growing… Today we went with 2 ladies, Nonhlanhla and Bafikile, from the area to visit a roof top garden project on the top of a building close by and also a small learning centre for kids in another building. Love making friends with people with like minds and hearts from this community! Nigel...

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Volunteering and Soup Kitchens

Interesting volunteering day yesterday at the Hillbrow Music School:  taught 2 recorder pupils again, after trying out 4 donated Casio keyboards to make sure they worked, then our whole family joined up with a team of people from various places to take 3 enormous plastic drums of a very delicious soup with endless loaves of bread...

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Volunteers’ Flat!!

Here we are standing in what will become a much CLEANER(!) and very functional outdoor area for the community that lives in our block! We are also so excited about all the renovations soon to take place inside what will be a 2-bedroom flat, with a large lounge area which will be used as a learning facility for kids and maybe...

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Exciting news…

The NEWS is out! We have secured a large ground floor volunteers flat (with exclusive outside back area) which we plan to also use for a learning facility for the kids from the block. This was always part of our dream for the area…So excited! Volunteers sign up here…!

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