Date Started Status Project Description Organisation
March 2011 Ongoing SOLSA continuing to support the new Home of Hope and are actively raising funds to purchase the neighboring house. Home of Hope
January 2009 Ongoing Supporting girls from Home of Hope through tertiary education with coaching and school fees Home of Hope
January 2009 Ongoing Coordinating volunteer program for Home of Home. Volunteer activity includes new web site, fund raising, many different education programs, working with Proud to Host, Home of Hope Facebook page and other awareness and fund raising activities. Home of Hope

January 2008

Ongoing

Monthly donations to Hope of Home from SOLSA.

Home of Hope

The last few years
Below is a list of some of the projects we have worked on over the last few years.

Date Started Status Project Description Organisation

January 2008

Ongoing

Every 2 months 6 young adults go through computer training at CIDA. About 20 young adults have completed the course. And another 20 have been accepted for 2009.

Home of Hope Hillbrow.

January 2005

Complete December 2010

Funding and mentoring 3 young adults through CIDA University – 2 years of bridging program and 3 years university.

January 2009

Complete

Monthly donation to Hope of Home from “Be the Change”.

Home of Hope Hillbrow.

January 2009

Complete

8 Caregiver being partly funded and mentored through a 1 year Professional Child Care College

Home of Hope Hillbrow.

July 2008

Complete June 2009

1 Caregiver being funded and mentored through a 1 year Professional Child Care College

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

January  2008

Complete July 2008

1 Caregiver being funded and mentored through a 6 month Professional Child Care College

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

June 2007

Complete December 2008

Donation of $100 per month for 18 months to Amazing Grace Children’s Home from private individuals.

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

January 2005

Complete December 2008

For 4 years purchased new and distributed donated goods – including: nappies, heaters, food, computers, blankets, cloths furniture, sporting equipment and other items to Amazing Grace Children’s Home.

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

January 2007

Complete

Funding and networking for 4 young adults to do be trained and assist on the “Man Kind Project” Training. A life skills and development training for men.

Amazing Grace Children’s Home and CIDA student

August 2007

Complete

Send 6 Care givers from Hope Home and Amazing Grace Children’s Home to Big Shoes for a week’s training in child care

Amazing Grace Children’s Home and Hope Home Hillbrow

December 2007

Complete February 2008

Network with Field dreams to supply soccer uniforms and balls for Amazing Grace Children’s Home. Fund outing to Gold Reef City to meet actors who donated soccer uniforms.

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

February 2006

Complete October 2006

Arranged and funded life skills and administration skills training for staff at AGCH.

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

January 2005

Complete February 2008

Arranged for the donation of over 20 computers to from corporate and personal donors. Tasks included raising funds, networking, lots of running around, training skills, administration and receiving much joy from the community. We also donated office furniture, stationary and cloths.

Funjwa Primary School Mpumalanga

Mid 2004

Complete early 2006

Submitted successful proposal to Landbank for borehole for Funjwa Primary School

Funjwa Primary School Mpumalanga

Mid 2006

Complete mid 2006

Arranged and funded 2 new computers for the students at CIDA

2 students from Amazing Grace Children’s Home,

January 2005

Complete October 2007

Arranged donations of goods and cloths, and did a lot of networking for others to help Blessed Place of Safety in Yeoville. The home was closed after the death of Mama Isabel.

Blessed Place of Safety

October 2004

Completed March 2006

Managed the funding of the building of a small chicken house project. Arranged and distributed donations of food, clothing, a computer and a water tank. Donated funds for sustainability of project.

Two Sisters Child Care Centre – Mpumalanga

 2004

Completed Mid 2004

Established a library, building the book shelves and collecting the donated books at Amazing Grace Children’s Home in Malelane, Mpumalanga

Amazing Grace Children’s Home in Malelane, Mpumalanga

 2004

Completed October 2006

Initiated fruit and vegetable garden at AGCH Eikenhof

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

 2004

Complete  2005

Monthly donation to Thembaletu Home Based Care Mpumalanga – also created a video documentary about the African Children’s Choir who’s members come from the area.

Thembaletu Home Based Care Mpumalanga

2004

Complete  2005

Networked and assisted Afrox with their donation of gas bottles for kitchen to Amazing Grace Children’s Home Johannesburg

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

 2004

Complete  2005

Networked and assisted FNB with donations of several sports days and meals provided at each to Amazing Grace Children’s Home Johannesburg

Amazing Grace Children’s Home

 2004

Complete  2005

Networked and assisted SAB with their donations of  time to paint home and plant fruit trees

Amazing Grace Children’s Home