Home of Compassion Ministries

First Smart Township Contact Centre

April 17, 2020
Take a look at the launch and positive impact the launch of this world first smart township contact centre.


Browns University and IE School of business visits project

April 15, 2020

Continue reading...

Delft gets wired for the future - Wireless internet for 20 schools

May 27, 2012
Delft is leading the way into education through the internet.

Left: Premier Helen Zille and Pastor Charles George cut the ribbon to launch the Delft Mesh Wireless Network
Right: A group of graduates and facilitators at the centre celebrate their achievements with Premier Helen Zille.         Photo: Gary van Dyk

On Monday night the Zoe Academy of Skills hosted the graduation of some of the people who have completed their skills courses, but then they proudly announced their involvement in a ...
Continue reading...

Kwêla - ‘n Mens is nooit te oud om te leer nie

July 12, 2011

Mediavrystelling: Kwêla, Woensdag 13 Julie 2011, kykNET 19:30, Program 574

Andrew Kiewiets (91) van Delft het onlangs ‘n sertifikaat in rekenaargeletterheid ontvang en hy het sommer groot planne. Dié man wie se hande vir niks verkeerd staan nie, wil nou sy portretraam-onderneming op die internet bemark. Andrew erken dit was nogal ‘n gesukkel om die rekenaarmuis te bemeester. Volgende wil hy Xhosa leer en reken as ‘n mens ophou leer, kan jy net sowel doodgaan. Lise het by die le...
Continue reading...

92-Jarige Oupa draf rekenaarkursus kaf

June 22, 2011

Past, Charles George, Andrew Kiewiet en Delicia

‘n Oupa (92) van Delft wat onlangs ‘n rekenaarkursus afgelê het, bewys enigeen kan sy omstandighede klop. Dit is die boodskap wat Zoë Church Academy of Skills in Delft wil uitbasuin.
Die stigter, past. Charles George, en sy vrou, Delicia, het ‘n bouval ‘n jaar gelede in dié akademie omskep. “Baie van Delft se jong mense voltooi hoërskool, maar daarna vorder hulle nie. Só, ons sit met educated gangster. Ons wil Delft se voorkoms ...

Continue reading...

Wiele rol vir jonges

June 15, 2011

Leerlinge van die Hoërskool Hindle in Delft het met ’n nuwe projek die wiel aan die rol gesit om ’n  positiewe verandering in gemeenskappe mee te bring.

Aan boord die BlouBus-bedieningsprojek, wat verlede week van stapel gestuur is, is die leerlinge sterk op pad om hul opvoedingservaring te verryk. Dr. Izanette van Schalkwyk, wat die projek bestuur, sê dit is ’n voorreg om onder die vaandel van die Zoë-kerk in Delft te kan werk. Haar mening is dat Suid-Afrikaanse jeugdiges toeg...

Continue reading...

Blue Bus Ministry - Arrival of the "BlueBus"

May 19, 2011
The bus InterCape donated was delivered to Delft community last week Friday. The bus is stationed on the premises of Hindle High next to Blikkiesdorp. We will be teaching the kids in the bus how to read and minister to them the love of Jesus.

Learners from Hindle High welcomed the arrival of the "BlueBus" with lots of joy and gratitude....God is GOOD!

The arrival of the BUS (Friday, 13 May 2011) Hindle High School - Delft community.

The "BlueBus" is a visible token of our Father's powerful prese...
Continue reading...

Starting a culture of hope

May 17, 2011
A project in Delft may be the blueprint for empowering disadvantaged communities as it converts abandoned or disusedbuildings to become powerful points of change.

Reverend Charles George with some of the youth attending arts and
crafts classes at the centre.

Looking at the well-kept grounds of the Home of Compassion Ministries building on the corner of Eindhoven and Rhine roads in Delft, you would not believe this was once a broken down shell of a building. Upon entering, there is a sense that ...
Continue reading...

first graduation of 2011

March 14, 2011

These students completed the following courses: Computer literacy, Business Class, Call Centre Training and our new Arts and Crafts with Magda Venter.

Over 112 certificates were handed out but only 54 students attended as the others all found employment and 1 student had a doctors appointment. Two of our students made history in our community as they are 62 and 92 years old respectfully.

Continue reading...

Welcome to Graze-land

November 11, 2010

Bovine bling: Western Cape Premier Helen Zille became the proud owner of the brightest bovine of all when she was presented with this ‘Flash Cow’ by a group of Delft residents in thanks for her help in getting community shopkeepers the rights to sell electricity and airtime from their home shops. The residents are members of Flash, a savings and credit co-operative. The cow is their logo.
Picture: Gareth Smit

Continue reading...

Make a free website with Yola