Village Heights Community Centre.
This is a working relationship with Village Heights
14/04/2016 - Jan Vathjunker
from the Kulu Manzi Foundation was picked up and we went to Pep Stores in Grassy
Park to fetch the order placed 1 month ago. Also to Yunishas Fashions across the
road to pay for the uniforms ordered also a month ago.
Jan quickly rechecking the till slip outside the shop.It was longer than he is tall.
Next we went to the Lavender Hill High School, where
he made arrangements to pay the school fees for 3 deserving students for the
rest of this year. He also has made arrangements to pay for some students next
year. These are students who are achieving results and whose parents cant afford
to pay the annual school fees.
The school hall, the children had left school already.
Jan standing in the lavender garden, on a pathway,outside the administration building.
Then back to VHCC to hand out the clothes to the children at about 15h45. Most of them are back from school now and have come running to VHCC.
The first group to receive their complete pack of school clothes and shoes.
"Look at my new uniform for next year".
Handing out the T-shirts.
Berny calling the kids to get
into a line. They are so excited they cant contain themselves and
Veronica, Naziema and Berny
checking and cross checking that everybody is receiving the correct
Berny checking the list to see
who gets what next. Jan is studying Sports Science at Koln University
Naziema handing out shirts and socks and Jan looking on.
"Why am I not getting
anything?" she is thinking. "You have got a few years to go before you
Now the caps and balacalvas for the winter when it gets cold.
"Thank you Jan, Thank you Jan." they all sing.
She was late and now needs a photo with all her new clothes please.
Jan bouncing this little boy who was squealing with delight.
Berny handing out the new school bags to those who dont have or "their bags are on their last legs."
Jan taking a photo of the proud owner of a new school bag.
These sisters were very happy to receive new school clothes.
"Are they happy or what? " New school shits and socks.
Tony with his size 9 shoes! Small
enough to go on his big toes.
Jan is flying back home to Germany
on Sunday and we wish him a safe trip back home.