StreetSmart SA in association with our sponsor Securistore, took to the seas to “race with purpose.”   

StreetSmart SA, a non-profit organisation dedicated to the social integration and upliftment of street children, has launched in George and is rallying restaurants and hospitality establishments to become involved in helping to rebuild the lives of the town’s children at risk.

“We are thrilled to launch StreetSmart George, expanding StreetSmart’s reach to assist greater numbers of street children and children at risk. Every cent raised in this town goes to support local programmes for our most vulnerable children. Well done to Simon Ash, owner of The Fat Fish, for his unfailing support of StreetSmart both in Plettenberg Bay and now in George. Thank you to the local committee and I wish you great success in growing the impact of StreetSmart in George.” says Melanie Burke, Chairman of StreetSmart SA.
Jonathan Gelderbloem Project Director YFC Kidstop and Melanie Burke Chairman StreetSmart SA lr
Jonathan Gelderbloem (Project Director, YFC Kidstop) and Melanie Burke (Chairman, StreetSmart SA)

Masizame Projects and Home from Home-Bitou Family Care running programmes for vulnerable children, has received R70,000 from StreetSmart Plettenberg Bay to boost community upliftment in the area. The StreetSmart funds were handed over at an event held at The Med Seafood Bistro.Plett Brenda Wall and Mike Scholtz Masizame on either side of and Melanie Burke Chairman StreetSmart SA lr  Plett Melanie Burke StreetSmart SA and Elisabeth Wenz Home from Home Bitou Family Care lr

StreetSmart SA, a non-profit organisation dedicated to the social integration and upliftment of street children, has launched in Oudtshoorn and is rallying restaurants and hospitality establishments to become involved in helping to rebuild the lives of the town’s children at risk.

“We are thrilled to launch StreetSmart Oudtshoorn, expanding StreetSmart’s reach to assist greater numbers of street children and children at risk. Every cent raised in this town goes to support local programmes for our most vulnerable children. Well done and I wish you great success in growing the impact of StreetSmart in Oudtshoorn.” says Melanie Burke, Chairman of StreetSmart SA.

The St Francis Drop-In Centre, providing daily services to street children, has received R25,000 raised through local StreetSmart partners to boost local community upliftment. The StreetSmart funds were handed over at an event held at Karusa Wine Estate.

l.t.r. Desmond George and Chantelle vd Merwe St Francis Drop In FAMSA with Melanie Burke Chairman StreetSmart SA WP

Knysna13 LRl.t.r. Sharon Dreyer, Sonia Thomas and Siphomandla Halahala (Sinethemba Youth Development Projects), with
Melanie Burke (Chairman, StreetSmart SA) and Sue Mills (Coordinator StreetSmart Knysna)

Sinethemba Projects, a Knysna NGO running programmes for vulnerable children, has received R90,000 from StreetSmart Knysna to boost community upliftment in the area. The StreetSmart funds were handed over at an event held at Belvidere Manor Hotel.

The Swellendam Bursary Fund, supporting local youths to further their studies, has received R20,000 from StreetSmart Swellendam to boost local community upliftment. The StreetSmart funds were handed over at an event held at De Kloof Luxury Estate.

l.t.r. Marjolein v Mourik Harry Zass Maarten vd Ven Melanie Burke Chairman StreetSmart SA Basil May and Francois du Rand with Thabo and Alderay in front WP
l.t.r. Marjolein v Mourik, Harry Zass, Maarten vd Ven, Melanie Burke (Chairman, StreetSmart SA) Basil May and Francois du Rand with Thabo and Alderay in front.

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8051, Cape Town

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