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Introducing myself and my journal: Is there hope for asylum seekers in south africa

About Me:
i am a woman advocate, i am a motivational speaker, public empowerment coach, i took my passion to the next level when i started an organisation for west Africa asylum seekers in south Africa, i have seen so many women , girls teenagers and youth suffering because they face xenophobia and they are immigrant my heart bled for women who are in pains, i live daily to reach out to them which my counselling, mentoring and advocacy from their Government and concern bodies

www.iwaaf.org

My Passions:
public speaking and mentoring

My Challenges:
meeting the need of asylum seekers in south africa

My Vision for the Future:
able to provide sustainable program for asylum seekers

My Areas of Expertise:
mentoring

Comments

EK. Chemorion's picture

Hope For Assylum seekers

Hi Victoria,

Welcome to world pulse community!

I agree with you that asylum seekers face lots of challenges in the world and more complex experiences on the African continent. I am very pleased to read that you took it upon yourself to do something to address the issue of asylum seekers in south Africa.

I can imagine what that feels like, having experience xenophobic challenges in Capetown in 2008 as a foreigner studying in SA. Thank you for standing with the foreigners, and in particular for doing something to influence the structures and the people to have hope beyond challenges experienced daily. I stand in solidarity with you all!
Again, thanks for voicing out this Vicky.

Look forward to hearing more of your working with the Asylum seekers in south Africa.

EK Chemorion

victoria philips's picture

Re.hope for asylum seekers

thanks so much EK chemorion, i really appreciate your comment, thanks

asylum, welfare and duty of humanity

Democratic republic of congo (drc)

Care Orphan Organization of congo

Orphans project

Email: emmanuelbalagizi@gmail.com

Bukavu drc in center Africa

+243856o1853o,+243994932133

Dear Beloved Family in Christ

How are you & hows the things are going with you i am sure every thing is under conrol of God.

We are sharing with u that we are happy and thanking God for choose us for helping the orphan and for winning the souls for His kingdom. Our future plan is to build an orphanage for our orphans and our humbly request to you and to your church people that please join your hands in prayers with Care Orphan Organization, that God can meet us with our orphans needs for this project.

We would like to request you to take part in this greatest harvest. We are looking forward to building up a long lasting relationship with you and your ministry or organization. It will be a great blessing for us to partner with you His glory. Please pray for this Godly vision and join hands with us to

see this nation being transformed by Prince of Peace, Jesus. In drcongo bukavu so many Christians orphan children in difficulties and don't have any places to sleep ,don't have food to eat , don't have any hand to holding their hands,don't have any future in their life .But our work is to trying and reaching to these child and say them that God has choose them for His work. Care Orphan Organization is waiting and praying that we may be able to work together for the Lord's glory.

We really need help and would be grateful for your support!

Every orphanage is struggling and each one has different needs and we don't have the funds to help them.But we can do a lot with your help!
Most critical needs at orphans for today:
1: Clothes for Orphans
Orphans have very worn out clothes often. It is a real need and joy for these children to get new clothes! Children often need tee-shirts, briefs, trousers, summer hats, socks for boys, skirt or dress, summer-hat, spanx for girls. Undergarments for all kids. For winter time: winter sweaters, winter warm mittens, winter hats and scarf. The biggest needs in winter are warm jackets or coats. If children do not have a good clothes in winter time, they often are sick.
2: Food for Orphans
Many orphans are malnourished, a critical food shortage. Poor diet and health problems are a common for orphans.
With your help we can bring to orphans flour, grits (spaghetti, buckwheat, rice, pease, etc) butter, fruits: oranges, bananas, cherries, strawberries, etc.(depends from the season).
3: Shoes
Shoes, sandals or winter boots are one of the Big Needs for Orphans. Their shoes and boots warn out, often have holes, or are too small and hurt their feet. It is BIG blessing and joy to get new shoes to kids!
4: Blankets
The blankets are worn out and children feel cold. It needed for orphans in cold climates, who sometimes have to sleep under one thin blanket.
5: Mattresses
It is big need in orphans today. The mattresses are battered and torn, because they are old much. Children can not sleep good and peacefully on these mattresses and have healthy dream. Each morning they wake up with hurt of their body.
6: Towels and Bed complete sets.
Children need also, because they do not have well them and it worn out often.
7: Birthday or Christmas Gifts, & Celebration
Do you know that most orphans don't receive any Birthday presents or the care they need. Do you know that orphans do not celebrate their birthdays? Please help us provide a special birthday celebration with gifts for an orphan without a family. You can send a Birthday gift. It can be any toy, doll, car for boy, game, color-book with pencils, whatever.
8: Toys
Bicycles, skateboards, dolls, children’s cars for outside, big balls, different games for inside of buildings and outside, etc. Children do not have often toys.
9: Bibles
We want to get God's word to as many orphans as possible, bring them to know their heavenly Father and His Son who came that they might have life. Our wish is presented Bibles to teens but children`s Bibles with good and nice pictures to small kids, what help them remember and understand better Bibles stories. Can you help us to bring God`s word to orphans?
10: School supplies
Each orphan where children educating has a big need in school supplies. It is exercise book, pens, color pencils,
sharpeners, fiber-tip pens, albums, coloring, educational books, school fee, etc. Each child ask us to help with these needs. This is big joy and blessing to get these supplies to orphans!
11: Medical care
Children have different diseases and not very good teeth.They need often medical care, vitamins supplements.Because of it children are often sick and skinny. Children greatly need medical and dental treatment!The medicine need for treatment true lice and worms.
12: Household chemical goods and cosmetics
soap, soap powder, shampoo, toothpaste, tooth brush, deodorant for older kids. Do you know orphans do not have their own shampoo, deodorant and other things? Can you imagine what a joy is to them to get and have own these things?
13: Diapers
The quantity is unlimited, diapers for children in weight from 12 to 25 kilo, and also are critically necessary the adult sizes. we do not have finances enough to cover these needs.

Needs for development of children:

Children very much like to draw, collect puzzles, to do a crafts, to mold. Accordingly stationery the goods and the goods for needlework are necessary always:

Glue, we need often, color pencils, felt-tip pens, color paper and a cardboard, albums for drawing, coloring-books, puzzles large and small, plasticine, difference designers, etc.threads for knitting by spokes.

Foam sheets, brads, color chenille stems, acrylic pompoms difference sizes and etc.These we do not have in drcongo.But we would be happy and thankful, if someone will send or bring that make crafts with kids. Other games and books with pictures what will help to develop to children.

Please,can you help us to help orphans? We will be grateful to you much! Thank you and may the lord bless you! we have 30 orphan

each

child

need 32$ and

30

need monthly 960$ for these monthly things,

staff salaries 500$, build reant 300$, gate keeper 144$.

keep us in ur prayers

that God provide funds for this Orphan project

. God bless you!
balagizi muhebule
cordinator drcongo cooc

balagizi

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