Support our local charities – no donation is too small, clothing, household items, kitchen accessories, bedding, old furniture, children's toys and books, food, money and your precious time as a volunteer (if only for a few hours a week) are all very welcome.
Abbeyfields Society – provides homes for the elderly. Abbeyfields in Walkerville particularly need the assistance of volunteers who can provide transport once a week to the local shops, hairdresser and such like. Contact Penny Whyte 083 487 4446. 003-393NPO
ABC Kids Home – provides a home for HIV and Aids orphans. Volunteers to spend time with the children and take them on outings would be most appreciated. Contact Maxie Stocking on 083 482 0907 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please visit our website abckids.org.za. 026-976NPO
Adonai Care Centre & Feeding Scheme – based in the Talberic Shopping Centre, they provide a safe place for children to go to after school. The Hollard Foundation donates groceries so that every child gets a cooked lunch and then, with the help of volunteers they do homework and other learning activities. Adonai needs volunteers to help with english, math and bible study lessons for two hours a week (High School students are also very welcome to volunteer). Contact Eastlynne on 949.1737 or 082 314 4249 or Pauline on 072 755 5366. 048-664NPO
Areyeng Residence - Home for the Mentally Ill. Contact Pat 072 538 5323 e-mail email@example.com. Visit our website at www.areyengresidence.co.za. 035-658NPO
Community Police De Deur Sector 2 - Over 200 Volunteers From Walkerville, Walkers Fruit Farms Apple Orchards Aloe Ridge De Deur and Dolphin Circle work together with the Community and SAPS to reduce crime in our area. They also run a Victim Empowerment Centre, the purpose of which is: To make the trauma of crime less painful. To help the victim of crime feel relaxed, in more homely surrounds, whilst taking their statement. To assist our local Police in offering support following a trauma of any kind. To be a collection and distribution point for clothing and toys for the many needy Homes and Individuals in the Greater De Deur Area. Contact Ivan Parkes 084 590 2312 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website www.communitypolice.co.za/dedeur
Emthonjeni AIDS Centre - Providing health care to hundreds of patients in the squatter area Sweetwaters. The centre feeds 30 patients from Monday to Friday at the centre. They also provide monthly food parcels to 80 ‘home-care’ patients many of whom are bedridden. There is an HIV testing and counselling service as well as a support group for people living with HIV/AIDS. Contact Lizzie Kiamogetse John on 011 855 4420 or Mrs Caroline Gosling 082 770 2269. 33 Doomkuil St , Golden Highway, Sweetwaters. www.emthonjeni.org Fundraising number 0760601990 www.emthonjeni.org
Irwin Animal Rescue Centre – care for abused and abandoned animals. Animal lovers are encouraged to visit and spend time with the animals. Contact Centre Manager Rob Delport 082 450 1809. NPC No 88 00959/08
ManaCare Foundation - an organization that provides food hampers, clothing and blankets to the needy in our area. Please support our charity shop in De Deur (in the Jonker's Building, next door to where the Pet Shop used to be) with any unwanted items of clothing, bedding etc. We also happy to collect. Affiliated to the Meals on Wheels Organization. Contact Vera or Ben Els on 078 312 4427 or 011 949.1189, e-mail: email@example.com website: www.manacare.org. 007-070NPO
Meals on Wheels for the Aged - provides cooked meals to the aged from as little as R15 per day / R180 a month. Sign a monthly debit order for convenience. Contact Justine (016) 362.2562 or 0860 000 700. Thier Natiional Office is based in meyerton. 002-706 NPO
Michael Rua School – situated on the Daleside Road, provides food and clothing to the poorer children that attend the school. Contact 082 958 5410 or 082 723 7939 18/11/7/702
Namaqua Dog & Donkey Foundation (NDDF), a registered non-profit animal welfare organisation committed to serving animals in disadvantaged areas, where we provide primary health care of domestic animals, including vaccination, deworming, sterilisation and dipping. Should you require any information regarding the NDDF, or if you would like us to give a presentation, please feel free to contact Helen Taylor on 082 553 7700. or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org 049-398NPO
New Generation Reach to Christ - a home for Raped & Abused Children. Contact Elmarie Blatt on 072 158 5855. 067-491 NPO. Plot 48 5th Road, De Deur. 067-491NPO.
NET HIV/AIDS Youth Centre - a home for children infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Contact Joseph Tshabalala on 072 413 7883 or e-mail email@example.com. 037-393 NPO / PBO 930029682. Plot 31 Rodney Street, Sweetwaters. www.nethivaids.org.za
Randvaal Te Huis Home for the Elderly in the Randvaal area has both a senior citizens and frail care centre. Contact Dollie or Tienie 072 037 7342
St. Kizito's Orphanage - a home for abandoned and orphaned children. 6/55 1st Road, De Deur. Contact Patricia 073 479 6349. 013-607NPO
Thulane Bantwana Orphanage has been closed by the Department of Social Services.
Tour de Walkerville - see our web page. For 15 years the Tour de Walkerville has been supporting our local charities by raising funds, distributing food, furniture and clothing through various organisations in the area. By supporting the Tour de Walkerville, you are supporting all of our local charities in one way or another. Contact Elaine Potgieter 082 573 2780 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. 054-705NPO
Windy Hollow Therapeutic Riding Centre - offers rehabilitation for disabled individuals. 033-121 NPO. Contact Helen Du Plessis on fax: 086 525 5611 cell: 082 975-5369 www.windyhollow.org.za or e-mail email@example.com. 033-121NPO
We recommend that you take the time to visit, and investigate, any charity before you decide to support the charity with donations. The Walkerville Agricultural Society has not investigated all of the above charities. If we are notified about irregularities in writing, we will remove them from our listing
If we have left your local charity off this list please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and provide the following information: The name of the organization, where you are based, what you do, contact name and telephone number, your fund raising number, your e-mail address and your website if you have one