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Christmas in November 2016

21 Nov 2016

It was another successful Christmas in November party for Helping Hands on Friday, November 18. This year, the party was hosted...read more

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Water borehole at Helping Hands

2 Sep 2016

We are so blessed to receive a very generous donation of 6263.15 Euros (about R100,000) from primary school De Zonnewijzer...read more

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Partners in Christ visit

18 Jul 2016

On Saturday, July 16, Helping Hands had special visitors from the Partners in Christ Foundation (PIC Foundation), a non-profit organization...read more

Logos Hope Teams at Helping Hands

17 May 2016

Helping Hands was so blessed to have different teams from Logos Hope spend time doing volunteer work for us and...read more

Jungle Gym Building with Logos Hope

9 May 2016

On Saturday, May 7, the Logos Hope team came to Helping Hands to help build a jungle gym at the...read more

HH an Add Hope Program beneficiary

14 Mar 2016

Helping Hands is so blessed to be a beneficiary this year in KFC's Add Hope Program. Add Hope, KFC’s Corporate Social...read more

House-warming at Helping Hands

29 Feb 2016

On Friday, 26 February, Helping Hands had its house warming event. With the buildings completed and renovations done, the house warming...read more

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Repainting at Helping Hands

21 Feb 2016

Repainting of building units was the order of the day at Helping Hands on Saturday, 20 February 2016. The activity was...read more

Christmas in November 2015

21 Nov 2015

On Thursday, November 19, Helping Hands had its Christmas in November party. The event started at the Helping Hands' home with...read more

New dormitory building completed

12 Nov 2015

After months of hard work, construction of the new girls' dormitory building was finally completed. In September, we moved in the...read more

HH home new managers

15 Oct 2015

Helping Hands is very blessed to have volunteer couple Martin and Jeannette Harder as its new home managers. They are...read more

HH at Monzi MTB Race

7 Sep 2015

On Sunday, September 6, six boys from Helping Hands participated at the Monzi MTB Cycling Race held at Monzi, KwaZulu...read more

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Building Project Update

24 Aug 2015

In July, a group of young volunteers from the Netherlands led by Karsten van Loon worked on the buildings at...read more

Building Project: Floor Slabs Done

22 Jun 2015

On Saturday, June 20, we finished the third phase of our Building Project at Helping Hands by pouring cement for...read more

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Laying brick foundations at Helping Hands

20 Apr 2015

On Saturday, April 18, the second phase of our building project at Helping Hands was finished. Members of River Church, Mtubatuba,...read more

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Laying Foundations at Helping Hands

2 Mar 2015

On February 28, Saturday, 9 volunteers from NCF Church in Pietermaritsburg, who are also part of NCMI's Destiny Team, some...read more

Christmas in November 2014

27 Nov 2014

It was a successful Christmas Party for the Helping Hands boys and girls at the Wimpy in St Lucia on...read more

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NCF's Destiny Team Visits Helping Hands

12 Nov 2014

On Saturday, 8 November 2014, a group of 7 volunteers aged 18- 22 years old from NCF Church of Pietermaritzburg,...read more

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Christmas at Helping Hands

4 Nov 2014

Our Christmas Program kicked off on Sunday, November 2, at River Church in Mtubatuba. This year, we will have two events....read more

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Computer classes by Dutch volunteer

15 Aug 2014

Annerieke van der Leest worked for four years as a social worker, dealing with young people with mental disorders, in...read more

NCF volunteers at HH Homes

16 Jun 2014

On Saturday, June 14, volunteers from New Covenant Fellowship (NCF) in Pietermaritzburg visited Helping Hands, not only to spend time...read more

Volunteers from Canada give computer lessons

14 May 2014

For two weeks starting April 28, volunteers from Canada gave our older kids basic computer classes at a training center...read more

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Forest Hill Visit

28 Apr 2014

On Easter Sunday, we had friends from Forest Hill Church visit the Helping Hands homes.  They were Brian and June...read more

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CPUs and monitors donated by KwaZulu Web

25 Apr 2014

We were so blessed to receive 6 CPUs and 4 screen monitors from KwaZulu Web, a computer and internet service...read more

Girls' Home New Caregiver

3 Mar 2014

In February, the Helping Hands girls welcomed their new caregiver, Magdalena Thusi. Magdalena is a 38-year old single lady from Khayelisha,...read more

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Matric Passers

15 Jan 2014

Congratulations to our very own Nondumisa Gumede and Sibusiso Dube for passing their Matric exams. In South Africa, matriculation (or matric)...read more

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Christmas Surprise from Mr Price

22 Nov 2013

We were so blessed to receive a generous gift of R5000 voucher from the Red Cap Foundation-Mr Price Group for...read more

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Christmas in November a Success

21 Nov 2013

The Helping Hands Christmas party on November 20 was a huge success. The kids got their new clothing set gift...read more

Forest Hill Visit

3 Oct 2013

In September, our friends from Forest Hill Church (www.foresthill.org) of Charlotte, North Carolina, visited Helping Hands. Among our guests...read more

New Caregivers at the Boys' Home

25 Sep 2013

Two weeks ago, we welcomed Allen Dlamini and his wife Mamsi to Helping Hands. They will be the new caregivers...read more

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Inspiring The Children

22 Sep 2013

With our objective to provide inspiration to the children of Helping Hands, and to encourage them to keep a positive...read more

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Helping Hands Newsletter: First Edition

15 Jul 2013

Our very first newsletter was sent out on July 12, 2013.  It's a bimonthly newsletter, and the next issue will...read more

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New Feeding Scheme at Kwamsane

9 Jul 2013

Helping Hands has recently started a feeding scheme at Kwamsane, a suburb in Mtubatuba in KwaZulu Natal. Feeding 20-30 children a...read more

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Planning Session

31 May 2013

About a week ago, the Helping Hands team sat together to plan activities for the children of Helping Hands for...read more

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James 1:27 NIV

"Religion that God our father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress."

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James 1:27 NIV

"Religion that God our father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress."