Just giving …

2016-07-27 06:00

SOMETIMES we need to shift our focus off our own familiar path. We need to take time to spotlight another need that is greater than our own.

Graham Castle-Ward lives in the United Kingdom. He posted last week: “Doing three triathlons over the summer and hope to raise £1 000 and raise awareness for the Red House Project.”

The Red House Project was conceptualised almost four years ago. It grew out of a desire to assist children who are orphaned and abandoned. All the money raised by this charity goes to organisations which assist children. The project has built a house in an orphanage and raised close to R100 000 for charity.

We are overwhelmed and moved by Graham's initiative to support our charitable cause. If you would like to support Graham go to crowd funding.justgiving.com where you can make a donation. Thank you for your selflessness.

Michael Yeadon

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
Watch: Investing in the future through child development

An investment of R32-million into 11 early childhood development centres is changing the future for children in the Northern Cape.

Partner Content
What all investors should know about index investing

Index-linked investments are growing fast in popularity globally, and are growing in size and complexity too.

/News
 

8 great natural remedies for your pet

Tips and tricks to cure your pet’s itches and coughs, naturally.

 
 

Paws

Buying a puppy? Don’t get scammed!
WATCH: These funny animal videos will make you LOL!
11 animals before and after they were adopted from shelters
Competition pet grooming – creative or too extreme?
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.