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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Volunteering @HMS…

So today’s volunteering at the Hillbrow Music School (across the road) started with a surprise 2 recorder pupils whose teacher (on clarinet, sax and recorder) was busy with another student. I was handed a third recorder out the cupboard (they have many instruments for kids to use!!) and taught them both for about 45 mins....

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Music Lessons!

Went with my 2 oldest girls to their first music lessons at the Hillbrow Music School across the road today: Hannah to the guitar teacher and Rachel to the piano teacher! Learned some new things about the guitar myself! Tomorrow Hannah will also attend the drum ensemble…They both thoroughly enjoyed today’s lessons which...

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