The Rotary Club of Arcadia has been a long-time supporter of African Angels. Their most recent project was to fund the tiling of the boys’ hostel. When Kathy Naylor, of their Rotary Anns club, popped in to have a look at the new floors she was struck by the state of the curtains; many were […]
The Lunchbox Fund focusses on providing nutritious food to combat Micronutrient deficiencies in children whose diets are of low nutrient quality, or which lack dietary diversity. African Angels Independent School was accepted as a beneficiary partner of the Lunchbox Fund programme in 2017, and every school day since then our Angels receive a high protein, nutritionally fortified meal for lunch.
Art For Art partnered with our school in 2017 to provide funding for visual arts classes and visual art materials for our Angels. This non-profit organisation, founded by Julia Stahlman, a student and artist in the United States, started by selling the original artworks created by the African Angels learners and using 100% of the proceeds supported the teaching of a visual arts programme and materials at the school.
Gately Rotary donated R100 000 to support 52 household gardens in Chintsa East. The household gardeners were supported with mesh, poles, wire, fence nails, garden tools (fork spade, spade, hoe, wheelbarrow, Hippo roller), seedings and horse manure to improve the quality of the soil.
Talisman Hire East London, established in 2015, aspires to build a better future, and we are proud to be Talisman’s charity partner since 2018, as we build better futures for the children who attend African Angels.
Talisman are hands on sponsors, understanding that giving back is good for business, and good for South Africa. Over the year they have sponsored our annual African Angels Ale Trail, Golf Days and Beach Walks and are always at the end of the phone when we need a hand.
It was windy but it was fun! 92 golfers took to the East London Golf Course to raise funds for African Angels Independent School. The number of fines taken at the prize giving indicate that a great day out was had by all. From 5-member 4-balls to fluffed shots; all were hailed and celebrated. Thank […]
We are humbled to have been selected by Airbnb and GlobalGiving, in partnership with members of the Airbnb Host community, to receive a substantial donation through the Airbnb Community Fund! Thank you to everyone who voted for us. Every cent of your donation will contribute to providing a quality education for the primary school children […]
African Angels Days for Girls (DfG) Enterprise and handed out the first batch of sponsored DfG washable pads to 70 girls at Thoboshana School in East London
In mid-2020 we moved grades 5, 6 and 7 into hostel to reduce the chance of Covid transmission as they travelled between school and home. The benefits to our boys of staying in hostel was so marked that we decided to continue to board them Monday to Friday during term times. The hostel was not […]
This month we throw the Supporter Spotlight on EDP Accounting. Elsie Müller is an invaluable part of the African Angels team – she has been preparing our annual financial statements since 2014 and has been essential in helping us remain compliant with the various Government Departments, as African Angels has grown from our initial 24 children, to today’s 153 children.