Fixing up a dilapidated building that was being used as a Scout Hall by 1st Steenberg Scouts in Cape Town. Complete with vegetable garden and Obstacle Course.
It took me four hard years to transform a couple of dozen ”soup kitchen loafers” into a force for the greater good, says Paul Talliard, founder of Hands of Honour. (more…)
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.
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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.
Turning negative spaces into positive environments, the Hands of Honour team helps to clean up and improve communities. (more…)