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Project VUKA Update

Project VUKA Update

| July 13, 2018

Over the last month, the Better Life team has been hard at work raising funds for Project VUKA. The National Lotteries Commission has committed R800 000 towards the project while funding applications have been sent to numerous other foundations. The new cost estimate for the project has been reduced from approximately R8.5 million to R8 […]

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Young Bafana: A success story

Young Bafana: A success story

| October 2, 2017

On the right path, a story about Yamkela Dyani aka Bazuka… 11th January 2014, it is a blistering hot day in Somerset West as the coaches set up the cones in order to prepare for a pre-season trial session at Young Bafana Soccer Academy. The boys will be rewarded this season by entering the Mitchels […]

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SIMANYENE CENTRE

SIMANYENE CENTRE

| September 18, 2017

Niklaus and Nigel visited the SIMANYENE CENTRE to see how the new equipment was working . A hoist was purchased to help lift the boys off and onto their wheelchairs and is a great success for both parties , the helpers and the boys ! We also bought an EYE GAZE programme for Siya  to […]

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TEREO – BIRTHDAY PARTY

TEREO – BIRTHDAY PARTY

| September 15, 2017

Francesca decided to celebrate her Birthday with the Boys and Girls of TEREO COMMUNITY SCHOOL ! They were in for a real surprise and cake & Party Packs were given to all

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Joining forces to help give Siyabonga a better life

Joining forces to help give Siyabonga a better life

| August 18, 2016

During September 2015 the Better Life Organisation invited charity organisations to submit proposals for funding.  One of the proposals selected to be awarded funding from Better Life was received from the Senecio Organisation, based in Somerset West. Staff from Senecio provide therapy and training interventions at care centres such as the Simanyene Centre for the […]

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Sinazo Helebe – Bursary student

Sinazo Helebe – Bursary student

| May 26, 2016

Sinazo Helebe has been awarded a Better Life bursary to enable her to commence studying towards a Biotechnology Diploma at Cape Peninsula University of Technology during 2016.  Sinazo is from Strand & completed her schooling at Hottentots Holland High School in 2015.

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Better Life Cycle Team

Better Life Cycle Team

| May 26, 2016

During 2015 Better Life was very fortunate to be approached by Howard Warrington who expressed a desire to raise funds for worthy causes through competing in various endurance events and chose Better Life as the organisation he would like to support. During November 2015 the BLO Cycle team completed the 200 km Coronation Double Century […]

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Board Braai

Board Braai

| May 26, 2016

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