8 opportunities that might interest you.
25 Nov '17Bring some cheer to children in hospital
The Smile Foundation
Join us for a visit to Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital where we will be visiting the pediatric plastic surgery and orthopedic ward. This is where a number of children have life changing surgery with the help of The Smile Foundation. Our volunteers will have the opportunity to read to the children, play games and help brighten their day. with it being the end of the year this visit will be the set up for the Christmas party in the ward.
29 Nov '17Run, Wall N Roll
Iris house is hosting a family fun day to raise awareness as well as some funds for the general running of the hospice for children .Volunteers will be needed to assist as marshals at the event as well as general assistance on the day of the event.
30 Nov '17Tis the Season to be Jolly!
Cotlands looks after children in the foundation phase of education in impoverished communities across South Africa. At each graduation at the end of the year we would like to send the little ones home with some gifts to remind them that they are special and they matter. Cotlands is inviting you to partner as a volunteer and help throw a wonderful send off party for the children over the festive season.
1 Dec '17Donate and Make Grace Help Center A Better Home
Grace Help Centre
Grace Help Centre has been working in the Mooinooi a mining small town with with vast poverty as a result of the collapse of the mines causing a rise in crime and violence. The organisation has been offering vital services for more than 20 years and with time the beds and bedding have worn out and are in great need of replacement. The shelter has a capacity to host 25 women and their children at any given time. Toiletries and care packs are always needed not only for the women in shelter but for the outreach program in police stations run by the same organisation. Count in to this opportunity or contact us on email@example.com for more information on how to get involved.
1 Dec '17Donate And Make Grip A Better Home
Greater Rape Intervention Project
Greater Rape Intervention Project is a new organisation but, it is already having great impact in the area. The shelter looks after 30 women and children at any given time is in need of of the following: Bedding Clothing for children Non perishable food items Toiletries Toys and books for the children. Your donations will highly appreciated and they will make our shelter a better home. Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how you can get involved.
2 Dec '17Some TLC for the elderly
Park Care Centre/Sorgsentrum
Spend some quality time with the elderly. Volunteers can paint nails, offer hand massages and socializing with the residents. This time is very therapeutic for the residents who don't get out much of have interaction with the outside world.
9 Dec '17A mile in her shoes to end violence against women
Ithemba Rape and Trauma Support Centres
Ithemba Rape and Trauma Support Centre is hosting a campaign for the 16 Days of Activism 2017. We are encouraging men to take the lead by wearing heels and women will be the support system to the men. For this campaign, we’re asking that you donate heels and sandals in different sizes that will be used in the campaign, and given to survivors after the campaign. Bring your heels and walk to raise awareness and end violence against women in your community
9 Dec '17Are you smarter than a ten year old?
Marang House supports children from 4 years old to 14 years old providing them with a home environment where they can learn to manage and live with their illnesses. These children suffer from serious illnesses that require constant monitoring and regular treatment at a tertiary hospital. Volunteers will spend the morning assisting the children with basic academic activities or doing arts and crafts.