Cape Town’s storms of the past week wreaked havoc on informal settlements, seaside communities, and temporary structures. Although grateful forRead more
On 15 April, we had the opportunity to lend a hand at F.A.L.L.E.N. Angels Pet Rescue. Fallen Angels is aRead more
What a day! Yes, Rovers from the Western Cape had assisted in completing some community service this year by paintingRead more
This year, for Mandela Day, Damian and Shanet organised for us to make sanwiches fro the residents of The HavenRead more
This evening, the Crew met up at the Den to make some soup and food parcels, to be given to the Goodwood Salvation Army to distribute to the areas homeless. The raw ingredients had all been supplied by anonymous donors, to whom we are incredibly grateful.
Shanet had the whole thing planned out – the Crew was divided into 3 small teams who were each given the same ingredients and equipment. We were then challenged to make 10 L of soup each as quickly as possible, including the chopping and grating of all the raw ingredients. There was a catch though, all teams were handicapped by having theirs hands tied to each other – making even a simple task like grating a turnip incredibly tricky.2016-04-19 19.58.38
By the end of the night we’d filled a 30 L container with soup, and packaged 180 jam sandwiches. We hope to continue this type of service again in the future.
The ingredients added to the soup were carrots, radish, onions, potatoes, tomatoes, parsley and soup mix packet.
We grated all the vegetables and added them together into a pot fill with water which was boiling in the pot. While everything came to the boil, we blended the chopped ingredients in the pot and added the soup mix for eRead more
The Crew was lucky enough, thanks to our new member Alan, to have the opportunity yo take part in theRead more
We had the opportunity to get involved in an awesome cause this Saturday morning – the Organ Donor Foundations ProudRead more
We arrived early at the Monwabisi Beach Resort and immediately were divided up into groups with experienced and inexperienced staffRead more
On Sunday 23 November, the Rover Crew held their first charity pre-Christmas party for the wonderful kids at St FrancisRead more