Category: Charity

Priest Builds House for Poor Family

By Sr Phatsimo Ramokgwebana SC – A  priest built a house and then handed it over to a single mother of ten children. Fr Foster Olator is stationed at Lwapa la Lerato parish in Jwaneng,...

You Can Now See the Rare Art of the Sand Mandala

The Denis Hurley Centre in Durban will be hosting the creation of a “sand mandala” this month. This painstaking procedure is a very rare sight to witness. Starting in the week of October 15,...

Stepping up for Orphaned and Vulnerable Children

Orphans and vulnerable children, irrespective of their religious ties, are the focus of a project in the archdiocese of Cape Town. St Kizito’s Children’s Programme is a community-based, non-profit project responding to the Church’s...

Cycle For Those Who Can’t

Little Eden Society is calling on cyclists to “ride together for those who can’t” and help raise funds for the intellectually disabled at November’s 2018 Telkom 94.7 Cycle Challenge in Johannesburg. Last year, 34...

Little Eden Head Hands over Baton

Longtime Little Eden CEO Lucy Slaviero, 65, is retiring and the society’s Xelda Rohrbeck, 35, will succeed her from September. The two will be working together over the remaining period to ensure a smooth...

Disability Conference Takes a Hard Look at Society’s Issues

A centre for people with intellectual disabilities expects to benefit from the outcome of a conference it hosted. Enkuthazweni Centre in Nemato, Eastern Cape, consists of a school for children with intellectual disabilities, a rehab centre for those with severe or multiple disabilities, and a skills centre for young adults with intellectual disabilities.

Fab 4 to Run Comrades for Radio Veritas

Fr Teboho Matseke, Oblate Father Zweli Mlotshwa, Boycie Ntlwane and Collins Mokgotlwa will be among 20000 runners from more than 60 countries who will take part in the race on June 10.