Give South African Children a Safe Place to Play

A microproject by Christel House International

Project Video

Give South African Children a Safe Place to Play

Give South African Children a Safe Place to Play
(view small | med | large | orig)

CHSA Students Racing During Recess

CHSA Students Racing During Recess
Teachers often have a hard time keeping shoes on their students' feet during recess because it's the only time they get to feel soft, green grass under their toes. For them, school is an oasis. (view small | med | large | orig)

Race Day

Race Day
The sports fields at CHSA are severely lacking. We want to make improvements to our fields so that our students, and others from the surrounding communities, can have a place to learn, play and grow. (view small | med | large | orig)

Christel House South Africa Student Homes

Christel House South Africa Student Homes
Life in a squatter camp is devoid of many things -plumbing, electricity, heating, and paved roads. But for a child, the absence of green grass and a safe place to play is sorely missed. (view small | med | large | orig)

Smiling Faces

Smiling Faces
All children deserve a place to learn, play and grow - in a safe and nurturing environment. (view small | med | large | orig)

Christel House Students

Christel House Students
The reality in Cape Town is bleak, but CHSA is making a great impact. CHSA produces 100% graduation rates and 95% of our students are in the workforce or higher education. We're proud of our kids! (view small | med | large | orig)

Current sports fields at CH South Africa

Current sports fields at CH South Africa
Photo from Progress Report 'Sports Fields for South African Children: Phase I' (view small | med | large | orig)

Christel House South Africa Students

Christel House South Africa Students
Photo from Progress Report 'Epic Challenge' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Christel House International

Location: Indianapolis, IN - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.Christelhouse.org
Project Leader:
Bobbi Bosch
Indianapolis, Indiana United States

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?

Support another project run by Christel House International that needs your help, such as:

Find a Project