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2017 Gap Year Students (South Africa and Uganda)

Hope of Africa is pleased to introduce you to our 2017 Gap Year students. In South Africa, this is our 4th year running a gap year program, giving students a year between secondary and tertiary education to focus on spiritual … Continue reading

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Construction Project at the South African Ministry House

Our ministry house is always filled with projects that help our students develop skills and spiritual growth. We recently lost our picnic table due to age and harsh weather. It was decided that this was a chance to start a … Continue reading

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Our First University Graduate

Hope of Africa would like to congratulate our oldest student, Zandile Nkalanga, for graduating last month from Tshwane University of Technology with a Diploma in Analytical Chemistry. Zandile is a beautiful, Godly young woman whose perseverance, hard work and dedicated spirit … Continue reading

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HOA now accepts online donations!! (and new mailing address)

Hello friends and family of Hope of Africa.  We are so pleased to announce that HOA can now accept online donations (debit or credit card) via PayPal.  If you would like to make an online donation, simply follow the steps … Continue reading

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Cross Country Cycling

We recently participated in a cycling event that happened on Saturday the 13th of August. There were 3 groups covering 3 different distances; 19, 36, and 56km. We were very fortunate to be the ones handing out refreshments to the … Continue reading

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Introducing Gap Year 2016

I am proud to introduce our hardworking, dedicated and Christ-oriented 2016  South African gap year students (not to forget I am one of them 🙂 )  We have – Vanessa Vuma, Thabile Thabethe, Selby Simelane, Sanele Shungube and me–Busisiwe Malale. We are part … Continue reading

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A Day in AWANA

Our God is always faithful and He never forgets to touch even the hearts of children, and we see this through the increase in the number of kids with each outreach. We usually see 30-40 kids during AWANA at this … Continue reading

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Volunteers Wanted for South Africa VBS Trip

Are you looking for the experience of a lifetime?  Would you like to spend a month this summer changing your life while also changing the lives of children and youth in Africa?  We are planning to take a team to South … Continue reading

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Friday After School Activities

As a week of hard work comes to a fold, our big and happy family comes together to celebrate and bring to surface the joy and laughter in our hearts. To us its more than just games, its family time.   Thanks for … Continue reading

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AWANA in South Africa

We had a great time with the kids at an AWANA program at a rural church last week.  We taught them games, bible stories and memory verses.  The kids were so happy that we were there and they were always … Continue reading

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