Last year I asked friends and family to donate money towards five Santa shoeboxes and thoroughly LOVED this initiative! I think they are so organised, it’s super easy, loads of fun and MOST importantly it involves giving back to 100
The way we collect most of the items donated to us, is we have collection points in Gauteng. These points are most helpful in the fact that they host our bins and then let us know when the bin is
When Erin turned one in June 2013 I asked our guests to bring gifts for The Grace Factory instead of gifts for Erin (nappies, formula, clothes etc.). I was overwhelmed by the response of our friends and family and how generous
On 26 July 2013 we were so excited to see our first newspaper article in the Sandton Chronicle. If you missed it, check it out here.
A few weeks ago Alison discovered this very clever website called forthecause.co.za “For the Cause is a non-profit, volunteer run, online portal that connects you as a volunteer with charity and community organizations in your area throughout South Africa. Our aim
Jo’burg Child Welfare is having a fundraiser on the 29th of October at Killarney Country Club in Johannesburg. Come and meet guest speaker Riaan Manser. Riaan became the first person to cycle around Africa in 2006. Over two years, alone
The Teddy Bear Clinic for Abused Children will be having a Spring Ball on the 28th September at The Maslow in Sandton. This will be a prestigious Ball to raise much needed funds to assist Abused Children through Court preparation.
The Grace Factory often helps The Teddy Bear Clinic where we can (we support their shaken and abused baby initiative with clothes). Due to the sensitive nature of their work, the main resource that they need is cash, for therapy
We would like to feature other organisations that are doing wonderful and amazing things for the community and this week we are featuring iPads for lionhearts. About #iPadsforLionhearts What happens to your old iPad after you upgrade? #iPadsforLionhearts provides a
Once a week we will be focusing on an orphanage, place of safety or day care in need that we support. This is to ensure that people can see where their donations go and also to ensure that we receive