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Durbanville Kinderhuis kry ‘n splinternuwe speelgim geborg deur Cordoba Wines!

November 11, 2016 in Uncategorized

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On Wednesday the 2nd of November the younger children at Durbanville Children’s Home were treated to a party to celebrate the launch of their new play area and jungle gym which was donated by Cordoba Wines.

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Cordoba Wines said in a statement: “We decided to get involved at Durbanville Children’s Home to improve children’s lives and to make a difference in their future and wellbeing. We have a great passion for children and to see them happy really warms our hearts. Just seeing them on the jungle gym was a heartfelt experience; to witness the joy in their eyes. If all we can bring is joy, then we did our part.”

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We at Durbanville Children’s Home are very grateful for the donation.

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Esmarie van Heerden (director) and Carmen Vermeulen (accountant) represented Cordoba Wines at the party. Here they are at the jungle gym which they had donated.

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Op 2 November is die jonger kinders in die Durbanville Kinderhuis verras met ’n partytjie – en dit was alles om die speelgim te vier wat deur Cordoba Wines geskenk is. Daar was koekies en balonne en koeldrank en yslollies, alles om die kinderharte bly te maak.

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Een van die jong inwoners het ewe seremonieel gehelp om die lint te knip. Links is Esmarie van Heerden, ’n direkteur van Cordoba Wines.

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Carmen Vermeueln, van Cordoba Wines, gesels met ‘n jong inwonertjie.

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Little drummer kids!

November 7, 2016 in Uncategorized

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We have started a drumming circle for our little ones. Drumming is a great way to improve a child’s hand-eye coordination, intelligence and self-confidence.

Their first performance was at our AGM in September, which was a huge treat!

Performing in front of a crowd is a huge accomplishment for them as they come from environments that did not encourage self-belief. We want to encourage the young ones to perform on a regular basis at events in the community and are keen to make drumming costumes for them to look smart in.

The total cost would be R 1 700 for the 22 costumes.

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Should you be interested to make a donation, please contact Jana at marketing@durbanvillekinderhuis.org.za

Any donation will be much appreciated.

Our banking details:

Bank: Absa

Account: Cheque

Name: Durbanville Kinderhuis

Account number: 1410 290 983

Branch: 632005

Please use DRUMMING as a reference.