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Mandela Month – Crime Awareness

Another aspect of our Mandela Month was a Crime Awareness initiative held at Yomelela School where local residents were invited to attend a screening of the movie “iBalaclava”. Shot on location in Dunoon, the movie tells a vivid story of the harsh life in the townships where crime is an everyday reality. Afterward, many of […]

Mandela Month – Holiday Club

This years’ holiday club was a huge success, being able to see the Youth leaders step up into their roles was an incredible blessing. A highlight was the craft on day 3 when the children made paper cut outs of themselve’s and glued them together in chains to represent how we are all important parts […]

Mandela Month – Granny Group

Our Granny Group celebrated July as Mandela month by serving their community in prayer. The group split up into teams that hit the street visiting homes, collecting information and praying for the community street by street. On a sadder note, they also said good bye to a special group of Tearfund Volunteers that had been […]

Mandela Month – Sexual Health Workshop

We had the privilege of spending two days with our youth talking about sexual health issues. Thanks to Crossroads Training Curriculum this tender topic was presented by a team of 9 and included games, skits and group work times. The training time helped to bring a clearer understanding of HIV, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and why […]

Cape Town Cycle Tour – Why not cycle for charity?

iKhaya le Themba has applied to be a Charity Group in the Cape Town Cycle Tour 2016! We are inviting all enthusiasts to cycle for children and families in need. Ride for a purpose! BENEFITS FOR BEING PART OF OUR TEAM: Knowing that you can make a difference in the community. Team support (Grant Banwell […]

Benefit Tea Thank you!

Our heartfelt thanks goes out to every sponsor, host, volunteer and guest who made last weeks Benefit Tea such a success. With your help we were able to raise R43 370, we cannot express the joy that we feel to know that we have your support. We shared an incredible morning sipping tea and eating […]

Benefit Tea – 25 July 2015

Be sure to join us this weekend at our Benefit Tea, we will have items on auction, valued from hundreds to thousands of Rands. These items include art works, weekend getaways, granite chopping blocks, a term of guitar and piano lessons, spa treatments and various other goodies up for grabs. To view the full list […]

Mandela Month Volunteering

July is volunteering month at iKhaya le Themba… At iKhaya le Themba we believe in inviting our partners and sponsors to get involved in the work we do into needy communities.  This is an ongoing practice of ours, as it promotes unity, integration and love amongst different community groups in our nation…  And it’s fun! But July is particularly special to […]

The Youth Camp

The youth camp was incredible. And what better way to celebrate but by quoting the youth on their experiences: Lutho said: “I was a winner because our group won the challenges. I wish our next camp can be for a longer time because it was fun and I really enjoyed it. We can also have […]

You voted for us!

Recently MyVillage ran a competition to vote for your favourite charity. iKhaya le Themba came 125 out of 571 charities, which is a great achievement given the high profile organizations we were up against. We may not have won the “prize money” but we did earn incredible support from you, our partners. We also saw […]

The Benefit Tea

We would love to invite you to our iKhaya le Themba annual Benefit Tea on Saturday the 25th of July 2015, at Joshgen Lounge, 12 Wingate Crescent, Joshua Generation Church, Sunningdale. We will have items on auction, valued from hundreds to thousands of Rands. These items include art works, weekend getaways, granite chopping blocks, a […]

A Trip Up Table Mountain

Recently we took a group of our Community Carers and volunteers up Table Mountain for our Caring for the Carer outing. This event which was kindly sponsored by The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company and V&A City Lodge. Our intention was to cast vision and provide a refreshing perspective for the forthcoming season. Each of […]