HOW CAN YOU HELP?
There are so many ways you can help us make a difference.
DEBIT ORDER PROGRAMME:
When last did you check on your account? Are you still assisting a Primary School your kids attended? If you know your ID number, you can quickly change your beneficiary here…
MySchool is South Africa’s number one community support programme that raises and delivers essential funding to schools and charities in South Africa. This enables members of the community to participate in the future development of the nation in a sustainable way, without taking money directly from their pocket.
When you purchase items from participating retailers, swipe your card with the purchase. A small percentage of your transaction is then allocated to The Open Door. All these transactions are recorded and a statement is sent to you on a monthly basis so that you can see the difference you are making.
Please Click on the link below to register online.
MANY HANDS CAN MAKE A HUGE DIFFERENCE - Download the Open Door Crisis Care Centre’s updated Wish List and help them with the work they do in fighting for the rights of victims of crime and violence and defending the most vulnerable in our communities. DOWNLOAD their latest Wish List here as there are many items needed for them to continue with their many functions and every donation makes a big difference.
ONCE OFF DONATION:
To make a once-off donation to The Open Door Crisis Care Centre, please transfer the funds via EFT and send your proof of payment together with an email which includes your name, address, email and contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can acknowledge your support and keep you informed of any news and activities.
Our banking details are as follows:
The Open Door Crisis Care Centre
First National Bank
Account Number: 50811127775
Reference: (Your Name)
DONATE YOUR UNWANTED ITEMS FOR OUR CHARITY SHOP
Your unused and unwanted items can be sold to generate much-needed funds to continue with our functions in fighting for the rights of victims of crime and violence and defending the most vulnerable in our communities. Please deliver your donation to The Open Door Crisis Care Centre at 7 Windsor Road, Pinetown or contact us at 0317092679 to collect. Open Door Crisis Centre - Wish List
SUPPORT OUR EVENTS / PROJECTS
(Adverts of benefit breakfast; Beanies for Winter (pattern can be downloaded); Scrapbooking and Crafting advert; Wool Appeal)
By attending our events, participating in our various initiatives and appeals; donating towards the goodie bags; sponsoring prizes and lucky draws or being a Title Sponsor for an event to help cover costs– you make it possible for us to raise the funds needed to provide our life-changing services.
R220 will feed a family of four for two weeks. Help us to reach out to those who are less fortunate and who are suffering during these tough economic times by either buying the ingredients for these food parcels or donating R220 to help us feed a family for two weeks.
A food parcel contains the following:
Maize Meal – 2kg
Rice – 2kg
Baked Beans x 2
Tin Fish x 2
Volunteer at The Open Door Crisis Care Centre in any of the following areas:
- Charity Shop Support
- Shopping Centre Promotions
- Lay Counsellor
- Fundraising & Events
Join our Facebook community and hear about all our latest news, events and activities. Please help us spread the news and share our posts. Thank you!
SUPPORT OUR SAFE HOUSE
DID YOU KNOW? ….that there is a safe house in your area – caring for abused women and children? Ikhaya Le Themba, registered with the Department of Social Development, was the first shelter in Kwa-Zulu Natal to have gained accreditation status to accommodate victims of human trafficking.
Please refer to our wish list above for items needed at the safe house.
LEAVE A LEGACY IN YOUR WILL
The Open Door Crisis Care Centre has been providing these valuable services to their community for 19 years and we would like to continue uplifting our community and working towards social change for many more years to come. We ask that you consider investing in your community by leaving a lasting legacy to The Open Door Crisis Care Centre so that we are empowered to continue restoring lives.
Open Door Crisis Centre - Wish List
DONATE YOUR GOODS & SERVICES
You can help the Open Door Crisis Care Centre save money that is spent on overheads, running costs, general maintenance and resources by donating your goods and services such as:
- Security Services
- Vehicle Maintenance
- Printing contract
- Graphic Design Services
- Printing of brochures, pamphlets, newsletters, training materials, debit order documents etc…
- Advertising & Branding
- Repairs and maintenance to the property
- Sound, lighting, projectors; screen; stage etc…for events.
- Items for goodie bags for events ie: Annual Benefit Breakfast
(Please also refer to our Wish List Above)
INVITE US AS A GUEST SPEAKER
Help us to create awareness within your community about the various social ills affecting the safety of our society such as Human Trafficking; Domestic Violence; Child Abuse; Pornography and more….by inviting The Open Door Crisis Care Centre to speak at your meetings or events.
HOST AN EVENT ON OUR BEHALF
Host a function, party, or any event to help us raise much-needed funds. This can also be a fun and rewarding experience.
Do you own a restaurant? Host an evening where a percentage of your takings is donated to The Open Door Crisis Care Centre.
Dedicate your birthday to a cause and instead of your friends and family bringing you presents – ask them to make a donation to The Open Door Crisis Care Centre.
DEDICATE YOUR SPORTING EVENT TO RAISE FUNDS THROUGH DOIT4CHARITY
Are you running the Comrades marathon, swimming the Midmar mile, cycling the Amashova or participating in any sporting events?
You can make a difference in your community and dedicate your sporting event to The Open Door Crisis Care Centre and encourage your friends, family, and colleagues to support you by donating through the easy to navigate Doit4charity website. http://www.doit4charity.co.za/
ATTEND OUR TRAINING COURSES
The Open Door Crisis Care Centre provides the following courses:
- Lay Counsellors Course
- Home Based Care
- HIV / AIDS Course
For more information click here: http://opendoor.org.za/training-at-the-open-door-crisis-centre/