Learning to help without hurting

Learning to help without hurting

On a random Saturday in September, a couple of individuals came together for a workshop with the topic How to help without hurting.  This workshop was attended by over 30 volunteers and pastors from the various churches in the Linden fraternal, who are working...
Happiness

Happiness

She introduces herself as Lethabo “Happy” Sebopa. Lethabo means happy – so happy happy.

I asked her where the happy came from: she says she is just happy. She likes laughing, she loves kids and have been able to combine these two characteristics into an internship in the community of Windsor at the Tshepo Community Development Initiative after-care.

Lethabo graduated from matric in 2018 and was looking for a job to keep her busy during her gap-year, before enrolling for her degree in Psychology.

Action Against Poverty – Mandela Day 2019

Action Against Poverty – Mandela Day 2019

The aim of Mandela day, an annual event, on 18 July is to think outside of ourselves. Do set 67 minutes of your time apart to live actively in your community – not just help but notice how others life.  It is dedicated to the 67 years Nelson Mandela fought for a free,...
Golf with a purpose

Golf with a purpose

The annual Tshepo CDI fund raiser took place on Thursday, 30 May 2019 at the Randpark Golf club, on the Firethorn golf course.  The yearly event aims to serve as fund raiser for Tshepo Community Development Initiative and server as our biggest fund raiser each year....
Great gifts!

Great gifts!

Late in 2018  Tshepo received a wonderful gift. A big gift. A gift that was we talked about, dreamed about but that seemed far.. Random Acts of Kindness: Dischem Foundation and Talk Radio 702 sponsored a shower facility to Tshepo Community Development Initiative. Our...