Events and News

Recycling Project:

Deon Farmer, chairman of Grace Outreach Rustenburg, handing over a donation to Urban Roodt (middle) and Andre de Jager (left) of Rustenburg Transformation Centre. The donation will contribute in helping street workers with the recycling of plastic articles as well as the upliftment of the street workers

Grace Outreach Community Association needs information:
The mission of Grace Outreach Community Association is to help co-ordinate and/or initiate joint community development projects.
We kindly request any such organisations in Rustenburg currently serving our community and that renders support in cases of emergencies,  to send us an email (or contact our office) with their name and contact details.
This will enables us to compile a comprehensive list of such organisations and to improve the providing of information and support more effectively and efficiently.

Basileia Help Centre

We are in need of/need help with:

a) Non-perishables b) Single bed linen c) Cutlery
d) Cash donations e) Voluntary workers on a Thursday and Friday at the soup kitchen
e) Voluntary professional services such as psychologists, doctors etc.
Any individuals/businesses that can help in any way, please email us, or contact our office.


Track4Life Project: (Prison Ministry.)
This project containOns the following: 1) Programme while in prison. Families of prisoners are also included in the programme. 2) Victim-offender-mediation.
Trevor Jacobs is the project manager on OnTrack4Life.

Public Housing and Place of Safety:

On the photo f.l.t.r is ds Koos Venter and Deon Farmer who met with Prakshna Somia (Managing Director) and Stephan De Beer (Chairperson) of Yeast City Housing (YCH) in Pretoria. The meeting was held to explore opportunities for partnering on a social housing project in Rustenburg in the near future. YCH are celebrating 20 years of growing healthy communities and neighbourhoods with access to decent and affordable housing in the Tshwane Metropolitan. (Visit Projects for more info on this)

Basileia Help Centre needs donations:

It is nearly Christmas and we want to spoil the residents of Basileia Help Centre (10 men and 6 women) with something special. Any donations (non-perishables, cash donations, Christmas pudding, etc.) will be welcome. Feel free to contact the Centre Manager, Erina Nienaber, at 014-592 9951 or inbox us, if you can help in any way.

Donations received from Lutheran Church Kroondal: 

A big thank you to Pastor Theo J├Ąckel and the Evangelical Lutheran Congregation of Kroondal who donated non-perishable food, fresh fruit and vegetables as well as cash donations to Basileia Help Centre on 9 December 2018. (Visit Projects for more info on this)

Grace Outreach Association meets with Saamstaan

Saamstaan arranged an information session with various forums and civil rights organisations, like Afriforum and the neighbourhood watch to improve and co-ordinate service delivery to the community. Erina Nienaber and Hanlie Potgieter attended this session.

Welcome 2019

Already halfway through the first month of 2019, we would like to wish you all a prosperous and blessed new year. May this year be filled with love, goodwill and peace. Thank you to all volunteers that helped and contributed to a successful 2018.
Any individual or business that would like to get involved in Grace Outreach Association , please contact our office at 014-592 9951  or email us.

Child Welfare visits Grace Outreach Association

Deidre Janse van Vuuren of Child Welfare, attended our first meeting in January 2019. She informed the management team about their challenging work as well as the specific needs (food, meat, non-perishables) they have.
For any contribution to Child Welfare, please contact Tel. 014-537 2014. 
Appearing on the photo below are from left to right: Deon Farmer,  Deidre Janse van Vuuren (Child Welfare), Hanlie Potgieter and Rev. Koos Venter.