Background


 

Project Coordinator: Paula Owen
Contact Details: 083 653 9778
Email: paula@summerhh.org.za


What we do:

  • Summerhill House is a children's home for orphaned and vulnerable children.
  • The village includes a development centre (where the organisation's community programs are run from), a soccer field and 4 houses- each of which will be home to 6 children and 1 housemother. (To date 2 of the homes have been built and the 3rd is half complete).
  • In addition, Summerhill works to upliftment their community of Etete. Some of their community work includes- Homework Assistance, Feeding during the schools holiday, monthly Church and youth upliftment.



How the Orphan Fund helps:

  • The Orphan Fund provides food vouchers quarterly for 8 families caring for orphaned children



How you can help:

  • Non-perishable foodstuffs (Family in the home)
  • Holiday Feeding Costs - Seasonal: April/July/October & December school holidays
  • Completing House #3 (which is currently at roof height)
  • Landscaping on site and completing the girls playground
  • Set-up of our community centre
  • Helping to add on a store-room and “lean-to” for cooking

How You Can Help

There are many ways in which you can help the operation of this programe