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Brand New Centre for Special Needs Children Officially Open in Mbekweni

Brand New Centre for Special Needs Children Officially Open in Mbekweni

More than 20 vulnerable children with special needs now have the opportunity to reach their full potential in a new, bigger and better environment. On 20 January 2022 the brand ...

Training Schedule for Nonprofits 2022

Training Schedule for Nonprofits 2022

As part of Valcare’s capacity building benefits to our member organisations, we present affordable training sessions to nonprofits in the Cape Winelands. These workshops are hosted in Paarl and aim ...

Spreading Christmas Joy to Children in the Paarl Valley

Spreading Christmas Joy to Children in the Paarl Valley

Christmas came early for hundreds of children in the Paarl Valley this month. Through the Love My Valley Christmas Gift Drive, 352 young children each received a school backpack containing ...

GivingTuesday – Donate Goods to Support Local Nonprofits

GivingTuesday – Donate Goods to Support Local Nonprofits

You’ve heard about Black Friday and Cyber Monday but have you heard about GivingTuesday? On Tuesday, 30 November, South Africans will join a worldwide movement promoting charitable donations on the ...

There’s No Cavalry Coming – It’s Time for Business to Step Up to Make Change Happen

There’s No Cavalry Coming – It’s Time for Business to Step Up to Make Change Happen

There will be no sudden arrival of the cavalry to rescue us and that will affect the socio-economic change South Africa needs anytime soon. The only solution going forward is ...

Bringing Christmas Joy to Vulnerable Children in the Paarl Valley

Bringing Christmas Joy to Vulnerable Children in the Paarl Valley

As the festive season draws closer, many people are preparing for a special time of celebrations. The reality for most families in the Paarl valley however looks completely different. With ...

5 Top Tips To Help Employees Manage Their Mental Health

5 Top Tips To Help Employees Manage Their Mental Health

A fundamental part of working for a nonprofit in South Africa is serving the community to help vulnerable people in need. This can range from teaching skills, providing food, rehabilitating ...

Nonprofit Mental Health: Managing Secondary Traumatic Stress

Nonprofit Mental Health: Managing Secondary Traumatic Stress

October is Mental Health Awareness Month – a topic that is more relevant than ever in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic. The pandemic and the different levels of lockdown ...

5 Top Tips to Host Online Events, Trainings and Meetings

5 Top Tips to Host Online Events, Trainings and Meetings

With many nonprofits working remotely or being restricted to host big gatherings due to Covid-19 regulations, we have all had to find new ways to connect with one another. Over ...

Valcare’s Proteas of the Valley 2021 Campaign Ends with Uplifting Event

Valcare’s Proteas of the Valley 2021 Campaign Ends with Uplifting Event

The Proteas of the Valley women for 2021: Caroline Bam-Adams, Tanelle Welff-Dixon, Chané Hendricks, Nicol Truscott, Alta Bester, Imke Marais, Maizylle Pienaar, Khanyisa Ntsebezo, Mihlali Dekeza, Christiana Leonard, Marlene Mitchell, ...

Community Unites to Build New Special Needs Centre in Mbekweni

Community Unites to Build New Special Needs Centre in Mbekweni

A dream to build a new centre for special needs children in Mbekweni has officially started to become a reality. On Friday, 20 August 2021, a groundbreaking ceremony marked the ...

15 Inspiring New Proteas of the Valley Women for 2021 Announced

15 Inspiring New Proteas of the Valley Women for 2021 Announced

It is National Women’s Month and a time to celebrate and honour the women who make the communities of the Cape Winelands a better place. Valcare’s women empowerment initiative, Proteas ...