South Africa Challenged to Support 3,8 Million Orphans

South Africa Challenged to Support 3,8 Million Orphans

Projects supporting orphans and vulnerable children and funded through NRASD (National Religious Association for Social Development) and NACOSA, as well as projects of the DSD, were evaluated  in a CASE study.  The report  “Global Fund OVC Process Evaluation and Baseline…

Orphaned youth build houses in Swaziland

Orphaned youth build houses in Swaziland

BREAKING THE CYCLE OF DEPENDENCY: SWAZILAND SHOWS THE WAY Johan Viljoen In existence since January 2000, the SACBC AIDS Office has frequently had to change its focus and priorities, to adapt to the latest realities of the AIDS pandemic in…

Huge Benefits for Children and Careworkers in PEPFAR Funded Programme

Huge Benefits for Children and Careworkers in PEPFAR Funded Programme

An end of programme assessment was conducted in eight of the SACBC AIDS Office  orphan and vulnerable children’s projects supported by PEPFAR.  We acknowledge and applaud the wonderful work happening where it is most needed.

Catholic Relief Services Supports Work With Children in South Africa and Swaziland

Catholic Relief Services Supports Work With Children in South Africa and Swaziland

Catholic Relief Services has supported orphans and vulnerable children in both South Africa and Swaziland over the past year, with children receiving educational and health care interventions, and people assisted with training in project management, fund-raising and the development of…

How to raise funding to support programmes is challenging

How to raise funding to support programmes is challenging

The SACBC AIDS Office organised training in fund-raising and proposal writing conducted by Rural Development Support Programme for participants from orphan and vulnerable children’s projects looking at long term options for their projects in a climate where fund-raising is a…

Study examines Kids Care, Bronkhorstspruit, OVC programme

Omphemetse Mokgatlhe conducted research at KIDS CARE in Bronkhorstspruit, east of Pretoria, towards a post graduate diploma  in Monitoring and Evaluation through the University of Stellenbosch.  KIDS CARE is one of the orphan and vulnerable children’s project of the SACBC…

KIDS CARE, BRONKHORSTSPRUIT, ARCHDIOCESE OF PRETORIA

KIDS CARE, BRONKHORSTSPRUIT, ARCHDIOCESE OF PRETORIA

Omphemetse Mokgathle recently completed research at Kids Care, Bronkhorstspruit, towards a post graduate diploma in monitoring and evaluation at the University of Stellenbosch.  Here follows her report and an account of some of the activities of Kids Care, one of…

Savannah Game Lodge assists Tiyismiseleni OVC Project

Savannah Game Lodge assists Tiyismiseleni OVC Project

News from the Tiyimiseleni Orphanage project It’s June and winter is coming… how wonderful that we can inform you of some really exciting and warming news! Last week we had a little ‘winter-party’ at the Orphanage. Glasses of juice, cup…

New houses in Nkomazi, Tzaneen and King Williams Town

New houses in Nkomazi, Tzaneen and King Williams Town

– Johan Viljoen, April 2012 Kindermissionswerk (Germany) granted SACBC AIDS Office funding to support the building of two –roomed houses in several dioceses for children orphaned by AIDS, soms of them living in child-headed households. In Inkomazi (Diocese of Witbank),…

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