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Win one of 10 iPad’s: First Winner announced

07 Aug
Suzette Keswardt, Winner of the first iPad

Suzette Keswardt is the first to win an iPad Air- we held a raffle during July and Suzette was the lucky winner of the first of 10 iPads to be raffled. There will be one iPad a month for the next 9 months….watch this space if you are keen to buy a ticket. We are […]

Report: WUCT AGM: Saturday 25 July 2015

27 Jul
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The Westlake United Church Trust AGM Report back for the 2014 financial year was held on Saturday 25 July in the Community Hall.  The event was well attended and included a ballet item by an Emmanuel Educare past-pupil, singing by two of the Home Based Carers, a dance item by some of the Grade R […]

Goods donated from Dubai

08 Jul
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Originally posted on 4 June 2015: A number of items were recently donated by Jill van Wyk ( who lives in Dubai) and Marianne Stevenson CEO of Aerobridge. Arlene Fish Kalima , heads up our support group for orphans and vulnerable children is shown in the last picture below.   Also shown is Di Forrester […]

William’s Gym: Learning through Movement

08 Jul
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The following was originally posted on 3 June 2015: In the video clip below, William Calglazier works with teacher/trainer, Lee-Ann Dawson, from The GoodSport Trust at Westlake Emmanuel Educare Pre-School. Lee Ann’s time (1 year) was paid for by money that William raised through friends, family, an App award from Citadel on the Move and […]

Summary: First half of 2015

08 Jul
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Unfortunately we recently had website problems and lost all of our news postings for the first half of the year.  Below is a summary of most of the postings: On 6 March we posted a story about one of the Emmanuel Educare Assistant teachers, Yonela Komani, who had been assisted by the advice office in […]

OVC SUMMER CAMP – 9-11 JAN ‘15

17 Jan
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We held our annual Summer Camp for 49 of our orphans and vulnerable children at the Rotary camp in Glencairn, Simonstown last weekend (9-11 Jan ’15). We hired a luxury coach, which transported the children and 9 group leaders, as well as 4 caterers, to the camp site. The girls and boys were in separate […]

WUCT December 2014 Newsletter

15 Dec
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Our December Newsletter has been distributed to all those on our mailing list. The newsletter can be viewed online here. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please enter your details in the space provided on our homepage. The Staff at Westlake United Church Trust wish you all a Blessed Christmas […]

World Aids Day – Westlake Village

09 Dec
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On Friday 5 Dec ’14, we held a World Aids Day event in the park in Westlake Village, together with Westlake Clinic, Jacqui Ross and other City of Cape Town Health officials, who came to do HIV testing. We managed to erect 2 tents, which fortunately did not get blown away in the wind, and […]