|Adopt a Home|
What we do?
The inefficiency of a boarding school setup for the normal development of children very quickly became evident. A decision was made to build individual houses with a maximum number of 13 children per house. This enables the children’s home to cater for the individual needs of each child Jacaranda Children’s Home has 22 houses, and the Louis Botha Children’s Home has 11 houses. Many of these houses have basic day-to-day needs.
Against this background a project was initiated called Adopt-a-Home. This project enables concerned individuals, companies, church groups or teams to adopt-a-home, becoming involved in assisting the needy houses to improve their infrastructure and to meet day-to-day needs.
The project offers three distinct options for adoptions:
1. Adoption by individuals: who can adopt a house by offering their
The Phases of the project:
The Income Tax Act allows tax payers who make donations to Public Benefit Organisations registered under section 18A to deduct these donations limited to a maximum of 5% of the donor’s taxable income before the donation.
Please feel free to call me should you wish to receive more information about the Children`s Homes.
Elzane van der Merwe