News Update: 19 July 2018

20 Jul

A lot has been going on at WUCT recently – we held a wellness day in the hall for Youth Day. Hollard and Old Mutual were there to give advice on insurance policies, our carers monitored Blood pressures and together with Cape Town City Health, HIV and TB testing was done. There was a great […]

Westlake soccer team receive gifts from WUCT

15 Jun

Mr Richard Saner (Manager: WUCT) sponsored the food for Westlake Attackers soccer team who are having a tournament for their under 12s and under 14s this Saturday and Sunday (June 16 & 17, 2018). Receiving the items from Mr Richard Saner & Veloshni Baker (WUCT) are members of the soccer team with their leader Monwababisi […]

Blessings from Coast to Coast!

01 Jun
20180601 Georgie Peters

The photo below is of Georgie Peters from Coast to Coast who last year blessed Emanuel Educare children with Gift bags of lovely goodies for their Christmas Party. Now she is once again blessing the OVC’s (Orphans and Vulnerable Children) under the DSD Child Protection department with a much needed donation of warm winter slippers. Accepting […]

Tygerberg Choir bedecked in beads

18 Apr

Judy Lambrecht, co-ordinator of the WUCT sewing project, sent us the photographs below of the Tygerberg Choir wearing bead necklaces, 11 of which were made by Westlake United Church Trust.  Great to see our products being proudly worn by the choir.  

Soccer Starz awards presentation

24 Nov

On Friday 17 November Soccer Starz held an awards presentation at Emmanuel Educare for all 24 learners who had participated in the programme throughout the year.  Parents were invited to attend and the children showed off some of the skills that they had learned during the year.  Certificates were awarded to each child.  Our thanks […]

Coast2Coast Capital provide gifts for Christmas Party & OVC’s

24 Nov

Georgie Peters from Corporate Social Investment at Coast2Coast Capital, delivered a load of items today (24 November) for the Emmanuel Educare Christmas party to be held on 5 December. The items are for the 180 party packs that they are sponsoring.  What a huge difference this makes – guaranteed to ensure lots of smiles as […]

Nativity time at Emmanuel Educare

19 Nov

This month (November 2017) Emmanuel Educare is staging two Nativity Plays. This allows more parents to attend and makes the whole process more manageable when the 180 children are split into two groups of 90 children each.  There is limited seating in the hall, and more children get to play key roles. On Saturday 18 […]

2017 Emmanuel Grade R Awards Ceremony

10 Nov

This gallery contains 25 photos.

There was a great turnout at the Grade R Awards Ceremony  on the afternoon of Thursday 9 November. Certificates were handed out to 60 children, and there were various dances – by the boys, followed by the girls. Afterwards parents and visitors enjoyed refreshments made by the kitchen staff. Well done, Teacher (and Principal) Hazel, […]

WUCT Annual General Meeting: Report

31 Oct

Our AGM was held on the afternoon of Saturday 28 October 2017.  It was attended by Trustees, staff members, Penny East (our Ward Councillor), Colonel June Cilliers (Kirstenhof Police Station), donors and supporters, and the community of Westlake. There were various items on the Agenda and the keynote speaker was Gerhard van der Merwe of […]

Tablet computers donated to Emmanuel Staff

11 Oct
Cover and Tablet Computer

Gary Fouche, from our Internet Service Provider Gravit8, generously donated a number of tablet computers with covers to all the teaching staff at Emmanuel Educare today. Thank you Gary, Gravit8 and Proline for providing us with these fantastic resources.