Non-profit organisation have a very difficult task in our modern times. Often our help is making things worse and causing more problems. It is a walk on the edge of pleasing donors and beneficiaries while sticking to our vision and solving problems, not causing them.
You want to help the people in the township and make a difference? Learn from our mistakes! For instance you do not want to start with donating food and clothes to empower underprivileged children and youth. Sustainable impact begins with education and the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
HOPE Recovered is building the Kingdom of God among the young generation. But building the Kingdom of God is not the task of an individual, a church, an organization or a denomination. It is the Lord's command to the worldwide body of Christ. We are not to build our own reputation, name or brand. After all, in the Kingdom of God all glory, honor and praise belong to the King. Our task is to teach the world the Good News of the Kingdom, to obey and observe the instructions of God.
HOPE Recovered is an investment opportunity for YOU to set the underprivileged, new generation up for
So become a part of it. Get involved! Certainly your skills, talents and expertise can benefit others. Together we can achieve more and do it better!
Invest in HOPE Recovered's vision of a Children and Youth Centre in the township. Help us empower the underprivileged children and youth of Mamelodi/Lethabong, Pretoria, South Africa. So find out more about this life changing project.
Further opportunities to build the Kingdom of God
There are other amazing organizations you should support or get involved with, such as:
- AIDS Hope: Their vision is to see life producing life through Christ as hope and dignity in people's live is restored, while responding holistically to the HIV/AIDS pandemic. They are based at the Meetse a Bophelo Centre in Mamelodi East. - website - facebook
- Flock House Ministries: Their mandate is to accelerate the Mission of Christ by the Multiplication of Disciples empowered by the Holy Spirit. Their 3 months discipleship program significantly empowers young and old to follow Christ wholeheartedly. - facebook
- Hopelands Village: Their mission is to build self-sustaining villages where orphaned children can be placed into a family environment where they will receive unconditional love, care, nurturing and spiritual discipleship. - website - facebook
- Ask your local church for opportunities to get involved.
HOPE Recovered needs YOUR help and support to empower underprivileged children and youth
Only together we can bring the desired change. Therefore we need your help and support. Undoubtedly there is an opportunity for everyone. Following are some ways you can get involved.
Follow HOPE Recovered on Social Media
Why we need to do something
Children and youth in South Africa suffer various challenges. Without a doubt the most vulnerable and most affected are the poor communities (townships). Statistics reveal alarming numbers especially when it comes to sexual abuse and unemployment. Find out more
We value transparency
In the documents section, you find HOPE Recovered's ministry and financial reports as well as information flyers and certificates.
HOPE Recovered offers a variety of different programs to empower underprivileged children and youth in the township. Most of our beneficiaries are orphans and vulnerable children. Most of our programs focus on education while we implement the strategy of learning through play.
On hold due to COVID19
HOPE Recovered's Blog posts with further insights
HOPE Recovered's blog brings you closer to the heart beat of the founders. While you interact with them and share your own view points, we learn together, equip each other and become more effective in our strive to empower underprivileged children and youth.
In his book counterculture, David Platt looks at giving to the poor from a biblical perspective and describes how to bring sustainable poverty relief.
I know God is in control. But still I have this feeling of urgency to act and helplessness at the same time. I am afraid of the violence of hungry people and the devastation they could cause. This is your opportunity to make a difference and leave a legacy. I strongly believe the time is now.
Wallace D. Wattles published a very interesting viewpoint already in 1910 which certainly has some truth to it. I wonder why we still tend to help using old models of charity. I quote directly from his book “Science of getting rich”. You can get your copy of the book for free here: “Do not talk […]
In my daily bible reading I came across a passage and I thought to myself: “Wow how encouraging. I should write something to our supporters and encourage them as well”. But life went on. A few days later a friend sent me the exact same scripture in a modern German translation. It grabbed me even […]
When I tell people that we want to move to the township, they often look at me as if there was something wrong with me. Well maybe there is. Since living in the suburb has tremendous advantages. Shops, health care facilities, recreation and entertainment are all at your doorstep. The weekends are quiet. There is […]
God works in mysterious ways. Since the beginning of lockdown HOPE Recovered was planning to deliver food parcels to its beneficiaries. It was difficult to get hold of the relevant person to get a permit during lockdown. Then good friends raised money to provide food for the needy and offered HOPE Recovered several parcels. So […]
Find out how people live in the township of Mamelodi, South Africa. Although the video is 10 years old, nothing has changed. Challenges These statistics about children and youth are a few years old but the situation didn’t get better, on the contrary : 63% of South Africa’s youth is unemployed (at beginning […]