Lion Lorraine, Lion Karin and Lion Vanessa assisted with the FoodForwardSA/Pick n Pay Mandela Day iniative on Saturday the 14th of July, at the Bluff PicknPay.

Lion Lorraine and Lion Karin delivered 14 goodie bags, containing knitted items such as matinee jackets, booties and beanies, tissues and soap to the postnatal ward at Wentworth Hospital as our clubs 67 minutes for Mandela Day on Wednesday the 18th of July.  The knitted items are done by 10 old age pensioners who knit for us.  Our club is always looking for donations of wool and small buttons.  It was bought to our attention that a few of the moms to be arrive at the hospital without anything for their babies and thus we are also looking for prem and new-born preloved clothing to leave with the sister for distribution.  If you would like to contribute, please go to the CONTACT US tab


Our club collects and recycles the following items monthly:

Breadtags - gets distributed to QASA and St Henry's school and is sold to purchase wheelchairs.

Plastic lids - gets distributed to Penzance school and is sold to purchase wheelchairs

Can pulls - gets distributed to the collector and is sold and money donated to the Guide Dog Association.

Used envelopes - gets distributed to John Dunn Old Age Home in Wentworth.  They are a TAFTA home and the envelopes are used for their internal mail.  Any TAFTA home can use these envelopes.

Newspapers - get distributed to CROW or Toti SPCA for use in their kennels

Plastic bags - get distributed to Toti SPCA or to the Hop Shop for use in their thrift shops.

Plastic containers - get distributed to the soup kitchen at the Montclair Methodist Church or to Wentworth Angels for their feeding scheme


Lion Lorraine and Lion Karin handed over 85 knitted jerseys to the learners of Udobo preschool in Montclair.  This school is for disadvantaged preschoolers who cannot afford normal preschool.  The children all had big smiles and wore their jerseys proudly.  Our club is always on the look out for wool, so if you have some to contribute,please go to the CONTACT US tab.




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