Organisation runs out of food

2017-03-14 06:03
 Photo: nosipho mkhizeEllen Attwell points at the cupboard that needs to be filled with food.

Photo: nosipho mkhizeEllen Attwell points at the cupboard that needs to be filled with food.

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THE Pinetown-Highway Child and Family Welfare Society (PHCFWS) are humbly requesting for a sponsorship of groceries for their clients. 
PHCFWS spokesperson Ellen Attwell said “On a daily basis we make up food parcels which we supply to our clients and abandoned children.
“We are requesting for canned food, samp, maize meal, soap, rice, sugar, beans, powdered milk, baby milk and nappies.”

PHCFWS is a non-profit organisation . “We are a volunteer driven organisation. We provide child protection services that promote, protect and enhance the safety, well-being and healthy development of children.
“Our mission is to protect and care for children within and outside families, to strengthen families and community life through rendering therapeutic and community development services to families and communities experiencing problems.
“To create community awareness and concern for the basic needs of children and families in a bid to empower communities to assume responsibility for their children and strengthen the concept of Ubuntu.”

The society has sub offices namely at Impola Clinic, St. Wendolins, Mariannridge Clinic, Wyebank Clinic, Mariannhill, Molweni Resource Centre, KwaNyuswa, KwaNgcolosi, Shallcross Clinic, Tshelimnyama Clinic, Burlington Crèche, Luganda Resource Centre, Savannah Park Community Hall, Dassenhoek Councillors office.
“The society with the generous support of the community and business provides food parcels for those in dire need.
“The society is running short of food and we are pleading to the community to donate to the society.”

To donate to the Pinetown-Highway Child and Family Welfare Society contact  031 701 3288 or


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