Starfish NGO in Soweto receives donation and Santa shoeboxes from JHI Properties

The Starfish Greathearts Foundation, an NGO which helps children in South Africa who are orphaned or vulnerable through HIV/AIDS, recently received assistance from Sandton-based JHI Properties.

The Ikageng community based care programme in Soweto.

Peter Collins, broker manager for JHI Properties hands over a cheque for R5000 to Belinda te Riele, CEO of the Starfish Greathearts Foundation, with Carol Dyanti, project manager of Ikageng seen on the left.

The company’s sales and leasing brokers and staff led a campaign to support the charity whereby JHI donated R5000 in cash while JHI staff packed Santa shoeboxes with toys, stationery and other useful items for the children in Soweto.

Starfish currently supports some 25 000 children through 50 community-based organisations. The charity has permanent staff who work with local communities to better manage child protection, health and education support programmes for children orphaned or vulnerable. Among other projects, Starfish supports the Ikageng community based care programme in Soweto.

For further information contact JHI Properties on 011 9118000 or email or Starfish on 011 8070003.

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