It has been a wonderful year for Mosaic and we are excited to share our official report for 2016 with you.
Have a look to see what has been happening in only a year's time!
Another year has passed full of blessing and tremendous growth for Mosaic. From an expansion in the Western Cape to new sustainable business ventures, it's safe to say that it was a fantastic year for us.
Check out our official report!
Mandela Day is traditionally a day in which South Africans come together to perform 67 minutes of service in their communities in tribute to Nelson Mandela, where each minute represents one year of his public service.
While, as a non-profit organization, we had the opportunity to welcome many volunteers and donations, we decided to take a different perspective this year.
As a large organization with many priveleged beneficiaries, we felt that the right thing for us to do was to serve rather than to be served. We want our foster families and employees to understand ...
House 18 and 19
We were recently joined by an outreach team all the way from the United States. The Montana team helped us build our 18th house in less than a week! A typical week of building usually consists of stacking bricks, paving and painting the walls. The team’s passion and commitment for bringing the house to life was everyday evident. After a week of hard work, the team had a housewarming party for the new family. We would like to thank the team for all they have done!
Just as the team left, we were joined by another team from Hopewell United Methodist ...
A volunteer: "a person who voluntarily offers himself or herself for a service or undertaking" - Dictionary.com.
Every year, we are joined by a group of German volunteers who dedicate a year or less to serve with Mosaic. Without any form of financial reward, they leave South Africa with the knowledge that they have
made a tremendous difference in the lives of our children. Without our volunteers, our everyday logistics will not be possible. Here is just an idea of what they do during their time in South Africa.
Helping with the new centre
Our German volunteers ...