And with that, no.5 is done and dusted, smiles all around :)

It started early on the morning of 17 December 2012, with a call to the Ethembeni Children’s Home. They had not been expecting it and sounded happy to hear from me. We packed the car and off we went, into the heart of Joburg. We were greeted with smiles, handed over the 19 packages of […]

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Thank you for your donations

A big thank you to the following people for already getting involved and donating cash and/or toys: Jan Booden * Kevin Derman ***** Mustapha Baboo *** Raj Moodaley * Raylene Samuels * Darren Bester * Derek Abdinor (PayPal) Jan Booden (PayPal)  **** Jenny Scriven ***** Marcia Moreira *** Leanne Nel * Helene De Ridder ***** […]

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Why I do this every year?

Sometimes, we pass people in the streets. They “use” babies to illicit sympathy. I give in, sometimes, most times. My feeling is that we have become so oblivious to suffering of others, that we easily allow a baby to go hungry. Every year, in spite of life, work and everything else, I take up this […]

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2012 Beneficiaries

2012 Annual Toy Drive did not raise the amount we had hoped for and of the 5 beneficiaries listed below, we could only choose one. The Ethembeni Children’s Home is in the most need. They are the selected 2012 beneficiary. The items will be delivered on 17 December 2012. ————————————————————————————————– Meet our 2013 beneficiaries, 5 […]

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High 5 for celebrating 5 years of Annual Toy Drive

It’s year number 5. Incredible how time flies. This year, we have the following goals: 5 Beneficiaries R55 000 cash for 500 toys 500 baby sets Can we do it, please support this worthy cause. I do all the labour, deliver the items, you donate some cash. Deal? Mail info@63.33.118.26 or view banking and PayPal details for […]

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Planning for 2012 Annual Toy Drive

This year will mark our five year anniversary. Since 1998, we’ve donated clothes, toys and baby goods to 10 organisations. They include: Red Cross Children’s Hospital GAPA – Grandmothers Against Poverty and AIDS CHOSA – Giving Hope to Children of South Africa Baphumelele Childrens Home Baragwanath Hospital Comforts’ Committee The Store House Church 1 – Mpho Mashengete nomination […]

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