In South Africa, 60% of children under the age of 4 do not have access to any form of ECD programs. We want to give children a marvelous reading experience and meaningful education, regardless of where they come from: We need Corporations, individuals, Business and Foundations to sponsor Angel Classrooms on Wheels so we can […]
The Table House is part of the UrbanXchanger Project, a Deutsche Bank initiative. UrbanXchanger is based on the Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award which was given annually since 2007 to innovative projects in various cities around the world. Four teams of Urban Practitioners, including architects, partnered with local organisations from each of the four Cities that […]
Richard Slinger went from living in a car to doing the Annual “Blisters for Bread” walk in aid of The Peninsula School Feeding Scheme.
Robin van Wyk, a former Crystal Meth addict, has been transformed into a force for the greater good at Hands of Honour. (more…)
From prison gang member and a poisonous element in his community to having his own supervisor job and paying the annual school fees of poor children in his community, Leyton Fillies is yet another Hands of Honour community success story.
From drug addict with a chronic Crystal Meth addiction (TIK) to Environmental Agent. Verne has completed the year-long Youth Environmental Program with the Wildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa. He is very active in educating the community about sustainable living.
One Saturday morning I took 60 former social outcasts and we went and painted a section of a school that had not been painted for FORTY YEARS. Funded by sales of obsolete stock.
The Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award recognizes and celebrates creative solutions to the problems and opportunities of poor communities living in urban areas. Find out more about the Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award.
The Pilot Project. A collaboration, driven by Engedi CC, involved transforming a derelict building and drug/crime hotspot into a community factory making school uniforms. Hands of Honour members were involved in the gardening and construction work. After three months here, many lives were changed.