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How Can I Serve Jesus Through Hope Trust?

We list afresh, some of the ways in which you can participate with us in this ministry.

  1. Administration:

¨ Assist with regular updating Web-site & Face-book, graphic design etc

¨ Secretarial role eg attend Wed morning welfare meeting—keep notes, type-up & produce agenda for following week;  filing.

¨ Respond with ‘Thanks’ to donors.

  1. Prayer support & engagement

¨ Participate in Wed 4-5pm prayer meeting

¨ Participate in &/or lead prayer visits to needy homes as requested by staff

¨ Be an ongoing intercessor for the outreach.

  1. Financial engagement

¨ Arrange fund-raising events eg golf days etc

¨ Promote and administrate ‘Hope 100’ (encouraging people to give R100 or more on a committed basis)

¨ Participate in Hope 100 as a contributor

¨ Help prepare & submit fund raising documentation to potential donors

¨ Promote sales of Hope Soap to both low-income & high income markets

  1. Medical/Welfare

¨ Contribute medical inputs to selected workshops/holiday clubs eg around ARVs, HIV/AIDs & TB, teenage sexuality etc etc

  1. Sport

¨ Sponsor the soccer team : travel costs, equipment (eg 4 balls a quarter), salary for coach. . . . . . .

¨ Assist with Netball including possible arrangement of matches with teams outside Sweetwaters

¨ Provide a new netball from time to time

¨ Assist with ‘coaching the soccer coaches’

  1. Youth activities

¨ Help with youth workshops, holiday clubs, reading groups (catering, games, organizing etc)

  1. All sorts

¨ Assist with packaging of soap for high value markets eg health shops on 3rd Thurs of each month

¨ Jumble sales: sorting, packing & selling 3rd Thurs

¨ Help build a home for the newly married couple

¨ Visit or transport the orphan girl in Greytown as needed (possibly 4 times a year)

¨ Transport our staff on select days of the week to areas further into Vulindlela (20-30km round trip) thereby facilitating our geographical expansion

¨ Help arrange orientation tours from time to time for interested parties, to see & understand the work. of Hope Trust’s official sponsors.