The October newsletter is here

Please take a moment to have a look at our latest newsletter. Baphumelele Newsletter October 2014 This edition focuses on our respite centres and the amazing work they do, as well as all the other projects at Baphumelele. Happy reading!      

Our Christmas Wishlist

As Christmas draws nearer, we are often asked what would Baphumelele and all its children like for Christmas. This year we have decided to focus on trying to give the children the essentials that they need to start the next year afresh. So if you would like to give a child a gift this year, they would be very grateful …

February Newsletter

We are pleased to announce that our February 2013 newsletter has been issued. Apologies to those of you who received multiple copies – we are looking into working in a new format/mailing system to overcome this.

Updating our website

We are in the process of updating our website so that we can let you know about all the progress being made at Baphumelele, and to introduce our new projects – Fountain of Hope and Clemens Cares for Kids. We hope you enjoy reading about all the latest news. Many thanks for all your support as always.

Mama Rosie’s Bakery

On the 7th of February 2011, The South African Whole Grain Bread Project ( in partnership with Off The Mat Into The World and The Colette Foundation, opened its second bakery project in South Africa at The Baphumelele Children’s Home in Khayelitsha in the Provence of the Western Cape. The idea for Rosie’s bakery came about when Rosalia Mashale (MD …