As we reflect on Mandela Day yesterday, on last week’s unrest and on the current lockdown in South Africa, this quote is a reminder of why we do what we do. And we are able to fund and slowly expand this work even in these circumstances, thanks to the generosity […]

Who, What, Why, How? Zoom presentation

Want to find out a little bit more about the GRCT and our on the ground projects? The GRCT is hosting a Zoom presentation on our work “Who, What, Why, How?” on Wednesday 12 May. The event will be one hour long, and will be lively and informative with a short […]

The Great Garden Route Trek – final totals

What a success, thank you so much to all our wonderful “trekkers”! The final fundraising total for the Great Garden Route Trek was £11,500. An astounding amount thanks to the great enthusiasm and support of participants from all over the world – from hardy winter sea swimmers, to indoor rowers to all […]

Missionvale – adapting to needs in lockdown

e’Pap has been included in the food parcel distributions in Missionvale. The team has done its best to ensure that as many of the children as possible (who would normally be fed at Missionvale Care Centre and Missionvale Primary School) have had food during lockdown. Thank you Sister Ethel, Linda […]

Breakfast is served…

From one of our beneficiaries, the e’Pap Children’s Feeding Project: Sedgefield feeds and works together Smutsville (in Sedgefield) teachers and e’Pap volunteers are busy feeding approximately 150 children with nutritious e’Pap on a daily basis. The children come sleepy-eyed, barefoot, some in their pyjamas but always with expectation, which is […]

Gratitude and cupcakes

From our beneficiary the e’Pap Children’s Feeding Project: “Many of our teachers are mixing and feeding e’Pap to hundreds of hungry children every day. Many of them then go on to cook and serve soup to even more recipients. They work really hard and are always cheerful. We decided to […]

Recent journey in the life of a bag of e’Pap

Our partner in Johannesburg, Nicky Viakovsky, reports: “I am a mom with children at our local government high school situated in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg. Many of the school’s pupils are from underprivileged homes and live in the nearby area of Windsor. During this challenging time, the care team […]