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Young Olivia Stern in the USA is another special friend who managed to raise an incredible R40 000 for our Khayelitsha families. Olivia and her family previously spent time with our families in Khayelitsha whilst on …

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Grateful thanks must go to our wonderful supporters who together managed to raise nearly R100 000 by choosing us as their beneficiary for their special day!

Home from Home holds a special place in Lauren Searll …

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Twelve of our Khayelitsha teens recently started taking part in a surfing program with Waves for Change, an NPO focused on providing therapy through surfing and life skills activities. These are weekly sessions where young …

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When Home from Home was established 12 years ago, with our first home of six children in Khayelitsha, little did we know that we would grow to be caring for nearly 200 children in more …

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Zola’s house in Khayelitsha was buzzing with activity last month as we once again welcomed our special friends from Warren Baptist Church (USA)! This group visit us each year to spend time with our families, …

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This event remains one of our most popular and successful fundraising events, with keen cyclists from all corners of the globe hopping on their bikes to raise funds for Home from Home. This year was …

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We at Home from Home would like to extend our special thanks to Hear In Africa for assisting us in carrying out hearing tests for our children. This programme was implemented in January, testing the …

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There were big smiles all round in January as our children started the new school year. Back to School is always an exciting time for us at Home from Home, especially for those families with …

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Over the last year we have seen increased involvement from the public who host their own fundraising events for Home from Home. This is a wonderful way for people to contribute to the cause while …

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We were delighted to take our Foster Mothers, who are the heart of Home from Home, on their first evening out as a group. It’s so important to celebrate the women who care for our …

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Following on the success of our Teen Camp this year, we have arranged for many of our youth to attend camps or family camps over the December holidays. This is a wonderful opportunity for our …

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It was a very special moment for all of us as we recently celebrated the graduation of our learners from the Home from Home Day Care Centre. It was an adorable event that highlighted the …

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This year, we thought our families might enjoy spending a more intimate Christmas together at home for a change. So, instead of our big annual Christmas party, we decided to celebrate a Family Fun Day …

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With 2017 well underway, there’s so much happening at Home from Home. From starting the new school year to some amazing initiatives and activities – we’re all excitedly looking forward to the opportunities, challenges and …

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What a wonderful year 2016 has been for all of us at Home from Home. Filled with countless smiles, shared laughter, (a few tears) and a whole lot of love, it’s truly been our privilege …

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For all of us at Home from Home, the best part about Spring has to be the warmer weather. It means spending more time outdoors, tending to the garden – and, of course, having more …

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Sewing machine and overlocker Material for making clothing and beanbags Baking equipment such as muffin tins, bread tins, whisks etc Curtains to brighten up our homes A spare television to add some entertainment to one of our Winelands homes

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We had a fantastic August Challenge Month this year, with lots of new people taking part and supporting our organisation! Thank you to everyone who took the challenge and pushed themselves out of their comfort …

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We’re looking for sponsors to help us send our foster families on their first ever family holiday during the month of December! While most families find the funds and the time to create special memories …

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