Hillcrest Aids Center

Hillcrest Aids Center

The Challenge Having received 100 boxes of Doves Hygiene Wipes from their donor, Premier FMCG, newly appointed General Manager of Cityhope Disaster Relief, Lori Reardon and our team decided to call upon The Hillcrest Aids Centre to donate the wipes to both their...
St. Monica’s Children’s Home

St. Monica’s Children’s Home

The Challenge Following a fire which burnt down parts of the St. Monica’s Children’s Home on the Bluff, Cityhope Disaster Relief based in Hillcrest were called on to assist. Response The home’s director Althea Govender informed CityHope’s team that some of the...
Vryheid Water Shortage Response

Vryheid Water Shortage Response

The Challenge Following the plight of those directly affected by the alarming drought conditions in South Africa, Cityhope Disaster Relief’s team based in Hillcrest responded to urgent calls for assistance by local church groups in Vryheid where conditions for water...
Durban Xenophobia Response

Durban Xenophobia Response

The Challenge It’s South Africa’s shame. It flies in blatant disregard of the Biblical injunction to love thy neighbour. It’s xenophobia – which appears to have had its epicentre in Durban. And it’s impossible to ignore the vicious outbreaks erupting around us....
Sinoville Fire Disaster Response

Sinoville Fire Disaster Response

The Challenge – A fire destroyed almost 200 shacks at Slovoville Informal Settlement – Cause of Fire: Gas stove was left on – which set the shack ablaze – Fortunately, no people were injured or died. Response CityHope Disaster Relief responded by...