#iKhayaHopesandDreams

Believing in Hopes and Dreams with Orphaned and
Vulnerable Children in Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay

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About the Home of Hope

 iKhaya le themba offers holistic care and family support to orphaned and vulnerable children as they face the effects of poverty, HIV & AIDS, trauma and learning difficulties. We are located in Imizamo Yethu, a township in Hout Bay.

Our Vision

We long for a world where every child has a hope and a future where the effects of poverty, trauma and HIV/Aids are no longer seen.

Our Mission

iKhaya le themba offers holistic care and family support to orphaned and vulnerable children in Imizamo Yethu, Cape Town as they face the effects of poverty, HIV & AIDS, trauma and learning difficulties. Our hope is that our holistic model can be replicated throughout South Africa.

Our Values

Encourage a safe community of care for children and their families

Focus on integrity & honesty in all levels of our services (staff, beneficiaries, donors and partners)

Love, respect and honour the lives of every person we meet and serve

Empowerment of children and their families through education, emotional and spiritual support

Faith in God that motivates us to greater levels of care for the community

Sustainable, holistic and lasting change that leads to transformation of communities

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.

— Mahatma Gandhi

#iKhayaHopesandDreams

Be the change you wish to see in the world

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Your donation provides food, care & safety for vulnerable children

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The gift of your time and expertise, promotes love and hope for the children

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There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.

— Nelson Mandela

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Ikhaya Memories

Ikhaya le Themba... it has been one month since I saw the cheeky, radiant smiles of the little ones, the buzz of an organisation that never finishes, the proud stroll and watchful eyes of the teachers. Ikhaya le Themba... when I close my eyes I am back...

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Maria from Mexico

Being a volunteer at Ikhaya was the greatest experience in my life. Everyday was incredible, every smile, every song, every kid was amazing. When I arrived at Ikhaya I received a lot of love. Being part of their lives made me feel blessed. You...

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Hi, I am Wouter!

Hi there, I am Wouter Veneklaas. I am a 23-year-old undergraduate in Industrial Engineering and Management at the University of Twente. For my minor Sustainable Development, I had to find an internship in a developing country or region. Through...

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