The Lonely Road Foundation is a South African development organisation which aims to improve the lives of Orphaned and Vulnerable Children (OVC’s) in the rural community of Ga-Dikgale, Limpopo. The Lonely Road Foundation was founded by Thabang Skwambane and is led by a board... read more
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We will be on the roads of Jozi again this year, raising funds and awareness for our awesome Dikgale children through “Kilometres for Kids”. Join us, and get pledging! Join us on the 15th of November for the Momentum 947 Cycle Challenge! This will be my first race… What now? Well done! Please click here to register as a cyclist for the first time. When you get to the option to “Ride for a Purpose”, please select the Lonely Road Foundation as your charity of choice. I’m keen to register! How do I join the Roadie team?…
Used (but still usable) items looking for new homes? We are collecting second hand clothing again! As you shake open those drawers of summer wear and pack away all the warm and fluffy things, please consider donating these items to the Lonely Road. We will be glad to collect any clothing, blankets and bedding, as well as small household items. Creating businesses for our communities: Repair, rework, recycle Any baby clothing, children’s clothing, blankets or cooking items go to our child care facilties to provide for our children in Ga-Dikgale who need it most. All adult clothing…
We would like to introduce our Roadies to Samuel. Samuel has been a part of Ranti Grace Drop-in Centre forever. he is a wonderful gentleman with a flair for gardening. Samuel cannot read or write and does not speak any English. In February of 2014, Samuel attended an entrepreneurship course in Ga-Dikgale. He spent the five days listening carefully...CONTINUE READING →
Last year, we asked our Roadies for some urgent support. One of our families, a Mother, teenage daughter (15 years old) and two younger children (aged 10 and 12) were in trouble. When the girls’ mom passed away, and a week later the teenage daughter gave birth to a child of her own, we had a Child-headed Household with...CONTINUE READING →
On the 19th of July, we celebrated Tata Madiba with the first Mandela Day since his passing in December 2013. A very big thank you to all who came out to join us for our incredible day of fun and celebration in Ga-Dikgale, Limpopo. We had such a great response that we had to split the team and hold...CONTINUE READING →