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Their journey to happiness starts with a new school bus – will you help?

Our WIN (Women in Need) Playhouse on the outskirts of Cape Town isn’t just a crèche . . . it’s a place of safety for the 25 youngsters aged between four and six.

You’ll be shocked to know that these children are homeless . . . and the crèche is their only stability in life.

But no matter what misery these innocent children endure during the night, joy comes in the morning when they see our bus arriving to take them to school.

The truth is, without our bus it’s impossible for these little boys and girls to get to school. It’s too far away – and extremely dangerous for them to walk across busy roads.

But our once-trusty minibus – with more than 200 000 kilometres on the clock – has had one breakdown too many. She’s unreliable and the cost of regular repairs just doesn’t make financial sense.

Will you make your online donation here to help?

You see although she looks fine on the outside, the seats are torn and rickety – and the seatbelts don’t work. It’s obvious she’s on her way out! And that’s devastating news.

Please will you help by making your contribution here?

Every donation we receive will move us one step closer to buying a new school bus for the children . . . and many steps away from disaster.

Not only will you be helping us get the little boys and girls safely to and from nursery school – you’ll be giving them the chance to enjoy their childhood with special outings and trips too.

So if you agree that every child deserves happiness, please make your pledge toward a new vehicle here.

Director of CWD





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