Hope in South Africa is a 501(c)(3) organization formed by caring individuals to the address the needs of the youth in the Karoo region of South Africa. We welcome your interest and support.

Donate by mail to:
Hope in South Africa
P.O. Box 308
Poolesville, MD 20837

Please join our partners and make a much-needed donation today. Below are suggested giving levels and their impact on our various efforts in South Africa.

Hope for Good Health

Funds the soup kitchen and community garden that provide nutritious meals for the children. Funds HIV/AIDS education for youth and Grass Roots Soccer coaches training and staffing. Funds Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder awareness efforts in the schools and communities.

$100 funds a hot meal for 250 children at the soup kitchen at the Richmond Community Center.
$250 feeds one child a hot meal, five days a week for an entire year.
$1,000 funds a 2-day Fetal Alcohol Awareness intervention in the middle school.
$5,000 funds a regional Grassroot Soccer educational training for coaches and teachers.

Hope for Community Development

Funds the operating and capital expenses of the Community Library, community celebrations, music and recreational facilities at the Richmond Community Center.

$100 provides a down payment toward improved playground equipment and sport play areas.
$500 funds a portion of the $10,000 of operating expenses needed to maintain literacy activities.
$1,000 funds an upgraded sound system and DVD projector for the media center.

Hope for Good Sanitation

Funds modest plans for upgrades to community facilities.

$500 funds upkeep and maintenance of existing toilets and baths at the Richmond Community Center.
$2,000 funds capital expenses needed for sanitation upgrades to sewer system.

Hope for Education

Funds opportunities for improved educational opportunities for the youth.

$250 funds the purchase of a new education software program for the children.
$500 funds the purchase of a refurbished computer for training the children.
$700 funds a staff training course to improve leadership skills among our coaches.