Phone the number provided to organise collections of. Here are 5 charities in cape town you can donate books, goods and aid to. The property is close to long street, fnb bank atm lifestyle on kloof and south african museum and planetarium. American author harriett jackson brown jr once said. Do people who love real books also like kindles or other ereaders. Homeless feeding programme in cape town via volunteers. Book a soccer party in cape town, book sports parties for kids in cape town and somerset west, football party for kids, football party for kids in cape town, hire a football coach, hire a. You can donate books at a variety of locations in your community, including. Their mission is to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome domestic animals as well as provide veterinary services to local communities. Cnr 1st avenue and first road, grassy park, cape town.
The children have no access to books for reading for pleasure other than. The friendly shop is open from 10am to 2pm, monday to friday, and all types of clothing donations are welcome. Book dash new, african storybooks by volunteer creatives. Consider making a financial donation to cover the costs of shipping the books you donate.
The salvation army the salvation army accepts used goods donations, including hardback and paperback books. We all have extra clothes in our closets that we never wear anymoreput yours in a box or a bag and schedule an online charity donation pick up to make a vermont clothing donation today. Help us put a library in every school in south africa. Give your unwanted books to hands across the water. The happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. How will anyone recognize reallife miracles if they have not learned about magic from stories. Due to the costs and labor involved with making individual books ready for public use, the donated books that we receive are not added to the librarys current circulating collection.
It was an idea that came to me when i was sorting out all my kids clothes which they no longer fit into which happens sooooo quickly. Book donations we are not a charity, but we are nonprofit, and any profits we make go to charity though most of our income supports ourselves in trying to provide an asset to the community. Also, be sure to visit us for the r2 book sale every last thursday of each month. What to donate donations are critical to goodwills ability to provide muchneeded services to the local community. Any books we cant sell are either donated directly to one of our nonprofit partners or recycled. Promote the wellbeing of children in poor socioeconomic communities. We accept clothes, donated items and cash donations. Please send financial donations separately in an envelope to the bfa office. Gcina mhlophe stories with magic inspire us to believe in hope and dreams.
Our shops are completely dependent on the generous donations given to us by the public. The bookery are cape town based but they open childrens libraries around the country. If you wish to donate used books to the friends book sales, please place them in the friends book drop on the lower level. The cape of good hope spca is a member of the uk funds international programme and is being supported by the uk fund for charities if you are a uk taxpayer and want to support the cape of good hope spca, please print the donation form that can be found below and send it with your cheque or credit card details to uk fund for charities, po box 288, crowborough, tn6 9 ex, uk.
The friends sponsor a large summer sale on the library lawn in july and a smaller holiday sale in december. Web directory of charitable organisations in the western cape. As cape towns water crisis deepens, and day zero draws nearer, a lot of questionable information is currently circulating on the internet. He recently ran cape towns 56 kilometre two oceans ultra while reading zakes mdas the zulus of new york, taking breaks between the 44 km mark and the finish line to get stuck into the story. February 7, 2017 seasons change and trends expire, especially in a place as dynamic as cape town, and as a result a lot of clothing goes unwanted and ignored in the back of many a wardrobe. Tears animal rescue tears animal rescue is one of my favourite. All of our books are donated, and all donations are fully tax deductible. Schedule a free pick up and we will send a truck to your home to collect your donation.
Shine literacy are a childrens literacy organisation based in cape town and durban and there are many ways you can get involved. Our covid19 community guidelines tips, advice and news related to trading on gumtree during the covid19 crisis. How to volunteer or donate to cape towns water crisis online. What to donate morgan memorial goodwill industries. We welcome saleable quality donations of second hand books, household goods. Biblionef also provides continuing support and further book donations to the organisations it supports. The sheer derth of book shops, particularly independent book stores in cape town, is an indication of a wane in enthusiasm and a reflection of the fact that kindle books now exceed print sales on amazon. Book a free collection 021 689 8392 or 021 685 2810. Its open every day and people can take as many books as they need.
Cape town partnership combining the efforts a dedicated and passionate team, this programme of urban regeneration in cape town is part of a ten year strategy that aims to improve and develop the infrastructure of this magical part of the world. We accept donations of used books, audio books on cd, and dvds only. This organisation, based in cape town, is an outreach unit of the national library of south africa and advocates for the importance of reading, writing and. The donations go to stock the salvation army store, or to provide reading materials for salvation armys homeless shelters. Tears animal rescue is one of my favourite organisations and secondhand bookstores in cape town. Youpsa to your list of organisations for book donations. Wcpl provides a service to our community by accepting donations of your used books, and we will supply a tax donation letter. They assist 5 creches in these neglected areas of cape town. You can make a difference today by making a donation of books, clothing, and other household items to the epilepsy foundation new england donation center. It is a free book facility that is open to the public.
In cape town, recycle 1st will collect recyclables from your home or business twice a. Currently, rotary has a stock of books stored in tsiba education in pinelands, cape town. Lets put a library in every school western cape government. The varsity spirit the story of rugby football at university of cape town 1883 1963 by louis babrow and r k stent hard cvr 1963 fly leaf is torn r85postage. It is important to note that donations are always welcome at cafda. And will book shops slowly become something of the past. Books can dropped off at our head office in woodstock cape town, or at our johannesburg office. This south african lawyer is reading while running marathons for book donations. Donations of books and clothing are the fuel for our youthrun business and the vehicle for our young people to take charge of their lives. Donating, recycling and selling your stuff is no secret in south africa.
Uber works really well in cape town and is the best value. Gift a book and change a life ifla delegates share the joy of reading and discovery through books with cape towns children and youth. Our book table will be outside the plumstead animal hospital tomorrow from 11. We will take you to the homeless feeding programme on your first morning. This south african lawyer is reading while running. Book donations deliver hope to youngsters in south africa. The bookery, a053 the palms, 145 sir lowry road, woodstock, cape town, 7915. Donor directory for development 1 introduction and acknowledgements one of the major challenges facing those involved in development projects has always been to secure funding. In 2015, cape cod and south shore residents donated more than one million pounds of donations to goodwill and we hope residents will be encouraged. Support the cape town book project that will culminate at the international federation of library associations and institutions annual conference in august 2015. The alairc africa subcommittee in partnership with the library and information association of. Created at book dash cape town on 2 december 2017 by lauren beukes writer, anja venter illustrator and nkosingiphile mazibuko designer. In the past three years more than 21,000 books have made the journey from glasgow to cape town, donated by schools, libraries and individuals for libraries in black and mixed race areas of south.
The friends of the falmouth public library falmouth. The cogh spca book shop offers a wide range of quality second hand books. Books are sold online to help raise funds for awesome nonprofit literacy organizations changing the world through teaching kids, supporting families, building schools and filling libraries. The cape town partnership and the ccid were formed when the city of cape town, the south african property owners association sapoa, the cape town regional chamber of commerce and industry and other stakeholders came together to address issues of urban degeneration, disinvestment in the central city and related social problems. Thabos makebelieve world has no room for his little sister, keitu. The book charity additionally runs used book collection programs statewide in massachusetts in many other communities, either at recycling centers or school or library parking lots, all listed on. For significant contributions, we certainly issue our sponsors with a tax donations certificates though uk based active communities network. The bookery at 20 roeland street, cape town is the depot for all donated books. Donations better world books 55740 currant road mishawaka, in. The parkhouse in cape town features a terrace and a shared lounge. Indeed, being able to make a positive contribution to your community is one of lifes greatest rewards. Coordinator cosmas mabeya oversees all the donations that are received. Clothing donations in vermont are always needed and appreciated, and the above mentioned vermont charities are always accepting donations. Large dropoffs two or more pallets of book donations must be scheduled ahead of time by phone with bfa warehouse staff.
Book donations will not be accepted until further notice. Each year, the city of cape town receives numerous requests for funding and each year nonpro. Donate books in western cape gumtree classifieds in. No wifi at the homeless feeding programme in cape town. The easiest way to help is to donate books or support a literacy organisation. Of note where cavendish close, cnr cavendish and warwick streets, claremont. These are the best secondhand book spots in cape town. In order to receive these books, simply drop by at tsiba and ask to look at rotarys book collection.
Thereafter, you will need to book and pay for your remaining transfers using the uber app on your phone. We work very close to the financial edge, as we try to keep our prices as low as possible our aim is to make books accessible, though we also. Private bag x16 7848 cape town constantia 021 7940580. Just over 50% of south african families own no books for recreational or leisure time reading. At the cape town international airport, it is now possible to travel for free. From the building of school libraries to the giving of a book, equal education needs you in their community. View gumtree free online classified ads for donate books and more in western cape. It is vigorously campaigning for quality and equality in the south.1361 870 427 1243 901 482 161 1183 649 1090 657 172 1028 77 579 1026 590 561 487 479 162 797 514 475 157 288 1112 677 1329 825 1168 896 397 814 1178 675 576 993 1491 333 468