“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.”
— Nelson Mandela, Former President of South Africa
In South Africa, tens of thousands of mothers are either single, mostly unemployed, or with no financial resources. Bringing a baby into a world where she does not have enough for herself is difficult and stressful.
Colours of Hope needs:
Gently used, unused or new baby goods, clothing, accessories and toys.
We aim to help mothers in need with a baby hamper or assisting community groups or crisis centers with nappies, baby formula or clothing and donating baby hampers.
Please be considerate and kindly mark the packs you send the clothes or items in by specifying whether it is for,
a GIRL / BOY
and which season it is for, WINTER / SUMMER
and the age (eg. 0-3 MONTHS or 6-12)
We would also like to make baby bags with one of each of the following items:
🔹Baby Vaseline/baby bum cream
🔹Newborn or 0-3 months Small pack of nappies or a few loose nappies
🔹Pack of baby wipes
🔹Newborn or 0-3 months Baby gro
🔹Newborn or 0-3 months Vest