Entries by Rashaad Sallie

Mandela Day 2019 at Jobstown Primary School

The Colours of Hope team was warmly received by Mr Mkhize, principal of JCPS who arranged for the children to be in the assembly area within minutes. A well planned itinerary was delightfully executed by the learners from Grades 1 to 7, commemorating Nelson Mandela.

Baby Project 2017 [REPORT]

Date / Duration: 14 October 2017 Our Baby Project is an annual, purely South African project. All items are either brand new, barely or lightly used. G.R.I.P (Items delivered 03 February 2018) The topic of rape generally has a stigma of shame and silence attached to it. Many women under these circumstances find it difficult […]

Project Kids Can [REPORT]

Date / Duration: 24 July 2017 to 21 September 2017 TOTAL FUNDS: 52,033.45 ZAR to Gift Of The Givers Foundation (GOTG). 24,111.30 ZAR – Lillaah for Somalia 27,922.15 ZAR – Zakaah for Yemen TOTAL ITEMS: Over 3,200 tins of canned food Yemen and Somalia have the highest malnutrition rates in the world. Over 300 000 […]

#MyRohingya Campaign [REPORT]

Date / Duration: 16 September 2017 TOTAL FUNDS: 105,290.21 ZAR 65,040.21 ZAR to al Imdaad Foundation (AIF) for meals to Rohingya refugees 65,040.21 ZAR – Lillaah 40,250.00 ZAR to Mèdicins Sans Frontières/ Doctors Without Borders (MSF) for Diphtheria Intervention 17,200.00 – Lillaah 23,050.00 – Zakaah AL IMDAAD FOUNDATION (AIF) REPORT BACK ON ROHINGYA FOOD AID […]

Donation to Gaza Medical Rehabilitation [REPORT]

Date / Duration : July to August 2017 TOTAL FUNDS: 28,679.25 ZAR to Al Imdaad Foundation 27,100.00 ZAR- Zakaah – 1,579.25 ZAR- Lillaah The Al-Imdaad Foundation has been working in Palestine since its inception in 2003 and has made tremendous and significant strides in rehabilitating the over-burdened health sector in Gaza. Al Imdaad runs a […]

Mandela Day 2017

Date / Duration : 18 July 2017 July 18, 2017, Mandela day was a day of inspiration and motivation at the Hillbrow Community Health Centre. The event was co-ordinated by Farahnaaz Suliman, manager of pharmacy department of the health centre. Colours of Hope members along with young and vibrant volunteers spent the day at Hillbrow […]

Gift A Quran Gift A Musalla Project [REPORT]

Date / Duration : 24 May to 22 June 2017 Many of us have to be told to respect our Qurans, or take them out to be read. This is a privilege many of us take lightly. In 2013, prior to the formation of Colours of Hope, a letter came through to Madrasah Ummul Hasanaat. […]