The sun does not forget a village just because it is too small - African proverb


ONGOING & UPCOMING PROJECTS IN 2021

Ongoing

The BIG Makeover

The launch of the refurbishment of an old age home. All designers and creatives welcome. Bed linen, wall paint, lamps, paint techniques, curtains, wall art, rugs and soft refurbished items in need

Ongoing

Security for the Elderly

A brand new project to assist the elderly. KLC is making up security pouches for those who are living in unsafe areas. Whistles, mini pepper spray, notebook, pen and a small torch are needed for each pouch.

4th April

Easter Eggs-perience

KLC Pretoria will be collecting marshmallow Easter eggs for the golden oldies at Huis Oase & Jubilee and Hong Ning Home for the Aged. Drop off your boxes of chocolate eggs at the Elardus Spar donation trolley

9th May

Mother's Day

On the 9th May we will be recognising the awesome moms out there. The Joseph Jersey team will be handing out shawls, cell phone pouches and bed socks to the golden oldies at retirement villages in our area. The Confetti Girls will be adding cupcakes and spoils to the donation.

28th May

World Menstrual Hygiene Day

Menstrual Hygiene Day (MH Day) is a global advocacy platform that brings together the voices and actions of non-profits, government agencies, individuals, the private sector and the media to promote good menstrual hygiene management (MHM) for all women and girls. Donations of all menstrual products welcome.

20th June

Father's Day

We're celebrating the amazing men in our world. We'll be handing out neck cuffs, cell phone pouches and gloves to our golden oldie gents residing in retirement homes in our area. Asking for knitters, bakers and crocheters to get involved.

17th July

Nelson Mandela Day

18th July marks Mandela Day where you can give your 67 minutes to make a difference. KLC and our Joseph Jersey team will be handing out knitted toys & arts and crafts items to the children of the Nelson Mandela Hospital who are undergoing medical treatment. Shout out to all the crafters and knitters.

1st Oct

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October marks breast cancer awareness month. The Joseph Jersey project team will be knitting and distributing Knitted Knockers which are special handmade breast prosthesis for women who have undergone mastectomies or other procedures to the breast.

17th Nov

World Prematurity Day

KLC will be handing out preemie baby hampers to moms who come from impoverished backgrounds, who often feel hopeless with the new challenge of a baby. Hampers will include baby toiletries, knitted matinee jacket, booties and a hat or beanie, a soft knitted toy and a blanket.

December

End of year celebrations

Presents for children from disadvantaged backgrounds will be our last project for 2021. Toiletries, games and toys, sweets and soft drinks, stationery for the new school year are most welcome