Desmond Tutu visits the Homestead

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  The Homestead is a community effort made possible only by the support we receive from so many wonderful people, businesses, organisations and trusts.

       Please help us to get and keep children off the street and restructure their shattered lives.


Account name: The Homestead

Bank: Absa

Bank Address:  136 Adderley St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

Branch code: 632005

Account Number: 4052958568

Swift number for international donations:  ABSAZAJJ

Please let us know about you, your donation and what you would like us to use it for:


Follow this link for the debit order form:

Please fill, sign and return this form either via fax (021 4192600) or email  (


DONATE DIRECTLY VIA DEBIT OR CREDIT CARD:   You can donate directly and safely to us using your debit or credit card from anywhere in the world using Payfast.

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DONATE USING GIVENGAIN:   You can also donate directly to us via  Givengain:   This is a great way to set up a monthly payment into our account that you can manage yourself directly on the website.



UK Citizens can make donations to The Homestead via the  Dame Hilary Cropper Charitable Foundation, a registered Homestead NGO, Cape Town, South Africa, June 2011Photos taken by Frank RohrigUK charity.  They have kindly agreed to assist us in this regard and have aPaypal “DONATE” button on their website at or  If you are eligible for UK Gift Aid you can also complete a Gift Aid Declaration online. Donors must pay enough UK income tax and/or capital gains tax themselves to cover the amount of tax the charity will reclaim on their donations at the end of the tax year (currently 28p for every £1 that they give). For example, for a £100 donation the government will give The Dame Hilary Cropper Charitable Foundation an extra £28. The Foundation will transfer this to The Homestead


THE HOMESTEAD CONTACT DETAILS:  Unsure or want to donate something specific, then speak to us:

Project Name:  The Homestead Projects for Street Children

Registered Non Profit Organisations with Department of Social Development, number:  003-217 NPO

Physical Address: 150 Strand Street, Cape Town, 8001

Postal Address: PO Box 21538, Kloof Street, Cape Town, South Africa 8008

Tel:  2721 4199763/4   Fax: 27 21 4192600