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About 25 children at a time were called to fetch food. 10kg of flour, beans, sugar, tea and more

Feeding orphans – 7 December 2015

Whenever possible, we try to feed and clothe orphans not far from the mission. More than 2000 children have been registered as orphans, mostly because of the HIV / Aids crisis in South Africa. When the parents die there is usually a granny or aunt who is willing to look after the orphaned children. We…

Orphans Receive Quilts from the Netherlands

On 1 June a team from Kwasizabantu visited one of the areas where orphans received quilts from the Netherlands and groceries from the mission. A group of ladies from Gouda in Holland had donated 62 hand-made quilts for the orphans. We used this as an opportunity to distribute much need groceries which included: flour, maize-meal,…

New Venture for Orphans in Eastern Cape

Kwasizabantu has recently taken over the running of an orphan project, school and farm in the Eastern Cape. Situated just 10km from the East London airport this project, called Daily Bread, has been running for some years under the leadership of very dedicated staff. The orphanage and school are situated on about 110 hectares of…