Build a new life for 12 orphans in South Africa

by Refilwe Community Project
Oct 17, 2007

Refilwe. Create a home for 12 orphans

US jewellers assoc with SA gems & Brian Latrobe
US jewellers assoc with SA gems & Brian Latrobe

SA Gems recently brought a group of US Association Jewellers to South Africa. Part of the trip was a visit to Refilwe to inspect the first project namely the restrooms and laundry with the unique solar powered hot water system.

Some of the group had the opportunity to see the start of the renovation program and to meet the new house mother with 2 of her young charges and James who is incharge of reconstruction

house mother , Gloria with kgatliso & Jacob
house mother , Gloria with kgatliso & Jacob
Cathy& John Hayes with James Kilene
Cathy& John Hayes with James Kilene
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

Refilwe Community Project

Location: Lanseria, Gauteng - South Africa
Website: http:/​/​www.refilwe.org
Refilwe Community Project
Project Leader:
Jaco Van Schalkwyk
Project Leader - Refilwe Community Project
Johannesburg, South Africa

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.
 

Still want to help?

Find another project in South Africa or in Children that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter
WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.