Projects we support in South Africa

  • Read Chappo and Hope Bursaries

    Chappo and Hope Bursaries

    Developing leaders in Africa is a challenge for many potential leaders who may have the ability to study and return to isolated communities to provide leadership. A gift to the Chappo and Hope bursary fund will provide opportunities for students from sub-Saharan Africa to be supported to study in South Africa and other countries which have programs to develop indigenous leaders.

  • Read Lily of the Valley

    Lily of the Valley

    Lily of the Valley is a residental home and care centre for children in South Africa. These children have experienced trauma and often have intellectual or physical disabilities, are orphaned and many have HIV/AIDS. Lily of the Valley provides full-time residential care for these children and equips them with the skills to survive once they are old enough to leave.

  • Read The Fishers Net

    The Fishers Net

    The Fishers Net is a project that provides sport and recreational activities for at risk youth in South Africa.

  • Read Hope Motlhope Student Centre

    Hope Motlhope Student Centre

    The construction of the Hope Motlhope Student Centre will enable George Whitefield College to increase the capacity of residential students and the quality of it's education through the development of their campus and facilities.

  • Read Intsika Community Outreach

    Intsika Community Outreach

    Intsika is the Zulu word for pillar. Intsika Community Outreach provides educational assistance and mentoring to vulnerable children in South Africa's townships.

  • Read Othandweni Respite Unit

    Othandweni Respite Unit

    Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust (HACT) is a non-profit organisation located in the Valley of 1000 Hills region of South Africa. HACT operates the Othandweni (‘Place of Love’ in isiZulu language) Respite Unit, which is the only such unit in the region to provide end-stage palliative care for impoverished AIDS patients.

  • Read Timion Disability Counselling and Community Development

    Timion Disability Counselling and Community Development

    The Timion Counselling Project seeks to help children living with disabilities in the townships of South Africa. They provide therapy, fit and issue specialised equipment and education for carers.

  • Read Umthombo weMpilo

    Umthombo weMpilo

    Hillbrow is to Johannesburg what Kings Cross is to Sydney - except much, much worse. It is one of the most densely populated places in South Africa and is known for violence, crime, extreme poverty and – especially – enslavement of women. Unless paying a visit to one of the suburb’s many brothels, locals and visitors alike avoid the area at all costs.