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WUCT and WCF plant South Africa’s protected Milkwood to honour Mandela

17 Dec

Westlake United Church Trust joins with Westlake Community Foundation, the residents of Westlake Village and Councillor Penny East to plant South Africa’s protected Milkwood to honour Mandela.   “…the only [other] thing my father bestowed upon me at birth was a name, Rolihlahla. In Xhosa, Rolihlahla literally means ‘pulling the branch of a tree’, but […]

Local Organisations make their community into a better place!

23 Jul

Mandela inspires organisations in Tokai and Constantia to help change their community into a better place!  Thank-you Virgin Active, EES, ChatzConnect, Yuppiechef, MJ Minter, The American Consulate, Nutri Pharma Solutions, Kirstenhof Police station and False Bay College for helping WUCT do this!   Westlake United Church Trust (WUCT) celebrated Mandela’s birthday in great style helping […]

WUCT Hosts Mandela Day Activities

17 Jul

EES, a professional engineering and management company based in Steenberg is coming to paint the Advice office and Home Based Care room (starting at 08:00). Virgin Active Steenberg are also painting the WUCT premises. Vodacom are bringing the Emmanuel Educare children Kentucky Fried Chicken for lunch. The SA Navy are coming at lunchtime to bring […]

Flooding in Westlake Village

04 Jun
Truck offloading sand to an empty space in Westlake village for the community whose shacks were flooded

Westlake United Church Trust (WUCT) assisted the community by ordering one ton of sand which was put into sandbags to keep the water from coming into their shacks from the ground up, also for the roofs to keep the plastic down. At least 50 shacks were affected. WUCT is also helping with blankets and food parcels […]

200 Hand made blankets for our pre-School children

31 May

On Sunday 26th May at the 10h.00 service, Tokai Methodist Church handed over 200 hand knitted blankets to members of Westlake United Church Trust. The blankets were made by a group of ladies for the Emmanuel Educare children. Thank you very much to TMC for your wonderful initiative, truly a case of “love made visible.”

Constantiaberg Bulletin: Taps run dry in Westlake

24 May

Water management devices fitted without proper consultation Residents are up in arms because they say the City of Cape Town has installed water management devices without proper consultation, the contractor made no effort to employ local labour  and the signatures were taken from people…   ConstantiabergBulletin 2010523, Taps run dry in Westlake