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Mother of Two ~ A foster parent’s story

My husband and I were only able to have one child, a girl. My husband passed on and within a couple of years, my daughter married. I can never say my desire to foster a child was a completely selfless one; I needed someone and I heard through a neighbour about Give a Child a…

He Rescued our Family ~ A foster parent’s story

I had always loved children. I knew even as a youngster that I was going to have children and I was going to enjoy them and I did. But my children eventually grew old and went their own way and my once warm nest grew cold again. Around the same time things were not easy…

Finally a Boy! ~ A foster parent’s story

I have three biological children – all girls. I had always longed for a boy child but after some failed pregnancies my husband and I gave up. I had decided that this meant I was not to have any more children. But then I met this woman who had fostered a child and I asked…

Special Visit from UNICEF SA

From collecting our special guests at the Margate Airport to taking them to Durban, there was great synergy. Loads of energy and much deliberations about the condition of women and children in South Africa. We started with introductions and GCF Executives shared the five core programmes at GCF: 1. Family Preservation and Family Strengthening (Parent…

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