Women’s Day at CRCH

Women’s Day 2012: there were more than 80 women present at our event this year. These women were volunteers, host mothers, foster mothers and women who give regular donations and go out of their way to make our children feel special. Mr Mark Kleinsmith, a stalwart in the community, was the guest speaker. He was in praise of women, stating …

Oral Health Day

On 8th August dentist Dr Mohamed and his team visited the home to raise awareness around oral health amongst the Grade R children at Christine Revell Children’s Home.

Our Own Olympics

In celebration of our Olympic athletes – those that took part recently in London and those that will take part in the Paralympics next week – our children from Christine Revell Children’s Home held our own Olympiad recently.

Mandela Day 2012

WOW, what a day! It is such a great inspiration that one man can make such a major difference in the lives of so many. At Christine Revell Children’s home we tried to accomodate as many people as possible: The morning started out with Wendy and friends assisting with the babies from 8h00 – 10h00. 5 Representatives from the Department …

Oversight Visit Report Back

The Standing Committee on Premier, Gender, Disabled and Youth came for an oversight visit to Christine Revell Children’s Home recently, and we gladly share their report with you here. An excerpt from the report: “The oversight visit is a key mechanism established by the Provincial Parliament to achieve its constitutional oversight mandate within the province. It is intended to ensure …

Our Own Swimming Heroes

We love our Olympic swimming heroes Cameron van der Burgh and Chad le Clos, and who knows what the future holds for our little ones? Is there a future Olympian among our children? They certainly enjoy their swimming lessons! Every Monday 4 of our children go for swimming lessons at the Old Mutual Sports Science Pool. Last year Mustapha gave …