"From positive reinforcement dog training to practical life skills advice, our classes aim to engage, motivate and inspire teenagers to reorient their lives and find their feet in the real world. And in doing this, our young teen trainers can help their shelter dog partners to learn the skills they need to find Forever Homes."
"I have no words, I am so grateful that the lord came through, through 702. I grew up myself as an orphan and I want these kids to know they can accomplish their goals as I did, as long as there is someone like me to help."
Fynbos' recovery is important because it forms one of five biomes of the Cape Floral Kingdom. In a bid to give fynbos and other vegetation a fresh start, SANParks have also been giving away indigenous trees to local homeowners.
"What's especially impressive about this is that Motheo started this initiative without any prompting - he simply started handing out coffee to the support staff, gardeners and household helpers in his community, in an effort to support them."
"I teach boys and girls in their early teens who come from broken homes where there are difficulties like domestic violence and substance abuse," says Michelle. "I want to give these kids the gift I was given when I was 16." Beautiful News South Africa