Success Story

07 Jul

Noxolo Luthuli

When reflecting on my journey from high school through to university and now at a work place; I look back and revisit the dream I had as a 14 year old girl of becoming a medical doctor which have become a reality today. Hearts get broken and shattered when we lose our loved ones especially when they demise before they see us achieving our goals. I used all the hardship I’ve been through as a motivation to persevere and realize...

02 Jul

Darlington

We have given a hand up to Darlington by selling hundreds of his unique, beaded signs, enabling him to provide for his family. ...

04 Jul

Zah Dube

STITCHES FOR RICHES – APPEAL FOR OLD SEWING MACHINES And buying of bed linen sets Hello everyone. I am a mother of three and also a widow. I lost my husband by the time l was carrying my third child. Life has not been easy for me as l was not working. Since l had a passion for sewing, l got a sewing machine with the help of a certain NPO. Ever since that day life became much easier for me....

10 Feb

Siboniso

Siboniso, an 11 year old, was diagnosed with severe autism after suffering severe bullying at a mainstream school in grade 1 and 2.  As a result of his family’s financial situation, he was unable to attend a special needs school which was too expensive. Each day, Siboniso would put on his uniform, lace up his perfectly polished shoes and pick up his bag filled with books.  He would walk over to a shady spot under the tree, overlooking the school, and watch...

25 Jun

Moses Rhombayi

Moses Rhombayi is a wonderful gentle man and gentleman from Zimbabwe who contracted polio as a child. His life has been far from easy, losing his mom at a young age, trying to give his family a better life in a new country, losing his 2 year son after he ingested rat poison and losing his home in a fire. The Angel Network has supported Moses for years, selling his beautifully crafted fabric animals. His work is of such good...

10 Feb

Smanga

The Angel Network Durban was approached to help Smanga, a 14 year old who walks from the township where he lives, every Saturday, to volunteer his time at the Toti SPCAs Edu-Paw programme, helping to educate the other children on how to care for their dogs. He stays in a tin shack outside of his mother’s house and his shack, containing all of his belongings was burned by boys from the school who were bullying him. He was left only...

10 Feb

Esau

Esau is an 8-year-old autistic child with absolutely no speech, language or communication abilities.  Out of desperation, his father contacted The Angel Network after exhausting all resources to get Esau into a school. The Department of Education offered no assistance whatsoever.   Dr Cara Hollander, an audiologist and member of The Angel Network took it upon herself to find a suitable school for Esau which was no easy task.  Finding the Department of Education completely dismissive, Cara decided to approach Carte...

16 Jul

Sandile

A security guard named Sandile approached us needing R4 000 to register for a Diploma in Transportation at the University of Johannesburg. He explained that he would be able to pay the course fees of R11 500 with his salary during the year, but desperately needed the R4 000 to register before 28th February. Not only were we able to raise the funds required, we also got a laptop donated to him. Sandile’s gratitude knows no bounds and he has...

16 Jul

Lwandile

Lwandile approached The Angel Network for assistance after receiving his Bachelor of Business Science, specialising in Finance and Accounting. He was hoping to study honours but had no financial means to do so. The Angel Network was able to arrange a scholarship of R30 000 through SA Link for him to do his Honours in Taxation at the University of Cape Town. ...

16 Jul

Randy

Randy, an amazing Accounting Science student, is doing everything he can to raise money for his studies, including organising a golf day, and talking on the radio after his single mother had a stroke and was left paralysed. U-Rent Car, Van and Truck Rental donated R150 000 to assist Randy with fees for his residence, studies and food. ...

16 Jul

Vezo

Vezo, a fifth year medical student grew up in poverty… life was tough and hope hard to come by. Unable to finance her tertiary education, she approached The Angel Network, who have assisted her in breaking her cycle of poverty. She will also pay it forward to her community one day soon as a qualified medical practitioner. At The Angel Network we firmly believe that this is the way to uplift the poor in our country, by giving a hand...