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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The 17th Floor Family moves on…

Today my friend, Chantelle, on the 17th floor of the “liftless” building opposite us, left a message on my phone to call her. I was expecting to be needed to help move her from her tiny room (on the 17th floor) sometime this week …*pant, pant!*… so imagine my delight when she told me she had been able to...

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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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