NPO for disadvantaged kids
Twilight Children seeks to restore the dignity of the children living and working in the streets by giving them tools that will allow them to have sustainable fruitful lives as part of the bigger South African Community.
Twilight Children’s NPO aim is reintegrate into mainstream society our street children young adults, giving education, school, skills, beadwork bakery pottery, IT centre Gym Families united with their children. HIV/AIDS, prevention programme incorporating peer councilor’s income-generating projects. Confidence makes valuable citizens. In 2013 we had 4 matriculates + 3 boys,now 2nd year students at University Our shelter is the one of the answers to crime prevention.
Our success stories
We have many of our boys now in tertiary education. Three of our youth are at Johannesburg University in their third year. One studies LLB, the other Economics. The other two boys are doing engineering.
The Outreach Programme is also a very strong component of Twilight Children, given the history of the organization.
It currently serves up to 250 to 300 adults (more during winter) and children living on the streets. At the moment men, women, youth and children.
Appeal for donations
Help us help others by donating any of the following items:
Maize meal, Maltabela, Oats, Cereal, Movite or similar (High in vitamins porridge)
Pronutro, Sorghum, Rice
Soya Mince, Fruit and Vegetables
Chicken & Meat
Coffee, Tea, Cremora/or similar
Milk products, Beverages, Amasi , Samp
Peanut butter, Oil, Jam
Pasta, Soup Packets, Mayonnaise
- Cleaning material
Kitchen towels, Toiletries, Toothbrushes
Toilet paper, Domestos/or similar, Handy Andy
Shoe polish, Refuse Bags
Pain-killers (Paracetemol, Panado & Calpol)
Plasters, Disinfectant, Cough elixirs
First Aid Box
Maths instruments, glue sticks and scissors for school
Easy reading books for our Library
IT hardware and software for our new centre, Printer for computer
clothes, shoes and blankets are always needed. (In good condition)
Steam press for silk screening
We do collect, but would welcome a personal delivery from you, so that we could meet and we could show you around. We are very proud of our achievements in keeping children off the streets. Please consider us as a project for 2010
“Twilight Children Projects have proved to be a positive answer in crime prevention”
Please call me 0824289444 Cathy
Twilight Children 011 484 1950
Sibusiso 0833189209 (Mention)Cathy
Ivor Matshili 0726168411 www.twilightchildren.co.za Shop open from 9.00 to 16h00 by appointment best