A Holiday with a Difference

What have you got planned for August this year – 2014?  Ten Tasmanians are again travelling to Kenya to support the two BCC Homes.  If you’d like to meet these lovely kids there is still room for a couple more.  Contact chris@bccafrica.org

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2012 Tour to BCC

 2012 Tasmanian tour to BCC Kenya In late July 10 Tasmanians headed to Kenya for 2 weeks working and visiting the Bethlehem Community Centre (BCC) homes in Nairobi and Mwea. The group spent many weeks preparing for the visit, especially in fundraising to build a Chicken Farm at BCC Mwea. Many Tasmanians signed up for $100 shares in the farm and plans were drawn up to build a Tassie chook house. Richard Thompson also spent many hours busking to raise….

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Ruben is excelling in school

In 2011, Ruben came to BCC Soweto. His journey to BCC was a difficult one, with a story of abuse and neglect. He had been deliberately burnt with hot water and left at home to do chores around the small rented room he shared with his stepmother and her children. From standing at the gates to Bethlehem Community Centre one day in early 2011, watching the boys and girls playing to now participating in games and attending school, Ruben is….

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Veronica succeeds in Nursing School

It was always a dream of Veronica’s to become a Nurse but the tuition fees were way out of reach for her. In 2010, during the first Volunteer Trip to BCC, she shared her hopes of one day entering nursing school. “I always hoped that I would be a nurse and today by dream is becoming a reality. I’m so thankful to my Australian friends who are paying for my tuition and I am doing my best to pass my….

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