Coming Together with Love

7 May 2012 – Wheelchair Distribution

May 7th, 2012 | Posted by Conny in HNO - (Comments Off on 7 May 2012 – Wheelchair Distribution)

There really was great rejoicing today when his family came to meet Big Boy on the road but this time with a difference.  He came back from therapy at the centre with his own wheel chair to keep at home.  This is going to make a huge difference to his mother who takes care of …
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March 2012 – Newsletter

March 28th, 2012 | Posted by Conny in HNO - (Comments Off on March 2012 – Newsletter)

On Monday the 27th Sue Napier from Ireland-Davenport visited us all the way from Johannesburg with a team from their company with a big vehicle loaded with wrapped boxes for the children of our community crèches.  This was the perfect follow up after our workshop at the Centre with the teachers on the Friday before.  …
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24 Febuary 2012 – Community Creche Workshop

February 24th, 2012 | Posted by Conny in HNO | Uncategorized - (Comments Off on 24 Febuary 2012 – Community Creche Workshop)

To all our dear friends who really came to the party when Sandy approached you for sponsorship for the boxes for our community crèche teachers’ workshop we want to say thank you very much.  If you could have visited us on Friday morning you would have received your reward in the reaction and enjoyment of …
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13 February 2012 – Diary

February 13th, 2012 | Posted by Conny in HNO - (Comments Off on 13 February 2012 – Diary)

Today a social worker brought us a mentally disabled child that she had found in a dire situation.  His granny had passed away and his older sister was taking care of him and her own little child.  When the social worker arrived they had not eaten for a few days and she went off to …
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7 February 2012 – Diary

February 7th, 2012 | Posted by Conny in HNO - (Comments Off on 7 February 2012 – Diary)

A visit from friends from Grace church today was a good start to our new year. Colleen and her sewing ladies are old friends and Annemarie brought along her i-pad camera and showed some of the clients, that we visit in the community, pictures of themselves and this caused great hilarity. One of the families …
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January 2012 – Newsletter

January 31st, 2012 | Posted by Conny in HNO - (Comments Off on January 2012 – Newsletter)

HNO opened on the 9th to welcome the hot and dry days of mid summer.  We are missing Kgumamang and Teboho who have been enrolled in a special school in Harding, and when I say special, I mean special.  This school deals with physically disabled children who are able to follow the normal school curriculum, …
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A New Year, A New Beginning

January 1st, 2012 | Posted by Conny in HNO - (Comments Off on A New Year, A New Beginning)

As we said a sad farewell to Christopher and Lyndell Luyt and their three girls in December, we also said an unexpected goodbye to Stephanie our secretary in January, who moved to Pretoria.  But the rest of the team are back at the helm after a good break over Christmas. Carol Luyt, although carrying much …
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End of Year Update

December 28th, 2011 | Posted by Conny in HNO - (Comments Off on End of Year Update)

Dear Friends, I’d like to make mention of a number of important newsy items relating to a few of our programs and to some of our fantastic supporters. I want to be brief, so they appear in point form below: –          We would like to extend a HUGE thank-you to Anthony West and Freedom Stationery …
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