Ikholwa Community Services has many needs. Lists of needs are supplied on request. Ikholwa being an NPO, relies solely on monetary, material and skills donations from all sectors of society. Some of the requirements are as follows:
This will go a long way in reducing our expenses on medicines as well as time spent at public hospitals. Our needs range from dental, eye, orthodontists, physio, play and occupational therapy and hospitals in case of emergencies as well as First Aid supplies.
- Individuals can donate on a monthly or ad hoc basis, we welcome all assistance
- Financial Aid to run the homes, funding towards school fees, clothes, linen, beds, Sports equipment etc (Claimable from Tax for Companies)
- Sponsor a child programmes (R200 per month), outings and educational visits, birthday and Christmas gifts, hobbies, toiletries, seasonal clothes etc
- Volunteer fundraisers
Groceries, Toiletries, Fresh fruit, Vegetables etc
Toiletries: babies to teens – soaps, shampoos, tooth brushes, tooth paste, deodorants, body spray, body creams, face cream
We welcome “previously loved” and brand new:
Stationery and school bags
Age appropriate good books, DVD’s
Babies and children’s clothes and toys in good condition (from prem, new born to 19 years, girls, boys, tweens and teenagers)
Good second hand furniture and appliances in working order
Good quality wall paints, cupboard doors, tiles, mirrors etc
Maintenance lists and requirements are available on request.
This is for maintenance of our homes and outer buildings, perimeter walls and appliances; ranging from plumbing, tiling, carpentry, welding, painting, electrical repairs etc. Some homes need soft furnishings and deco inside. Ikholwa also needs assistance with maintenance upkeep or replacing old furniture.
Manure, topsoil, plants, Garden equipment, landscapers, outdoor toys