The 702 Truck of Love with Spar

Xolani visits the Mthimkhulu Stimulation Centre with the 702 Truck of Love

The Mthimkhulu Stimulation Centre provides hope, health and love to disabled children and their families. Founded in 1999, this Centre for Disabled Children is one of its kind in the area of Soweto.

The organisation’s objectives are to foster, promote, encourage, advance and develop child care services for disabled children. The centre takes care of 25 mentally disabled children. There is a strong demand to take in more children, but the lack of space inhibits further growth of the service. Most of the children at the Centre have severe cerebral palsy causing their muscles to stiffen up tremendously.

The Caregivers provide a caring, stimulating environment, where they help to make the children as comfortable as possible with the aim of strengthened their little bodies and helping them live with their disabilities. Xolani joined the 702 Truck of Love, filled with wonderful goodies from generous sponsor Spar, for a visit the Centre, this video is what came from it...

You can also check the photo gallery...

Click here to hear Xolani's chat with Founder Sam Kunene on Afternoon Drive...

Read More
Update: Former athlete receiving help from Ombudsman after housing issues

Update: Former athlete receiving help from Ombudsman after housing issues

Ombudsman for Community Schemes, Themba Mthethwa has stepped in to help Thulani Sibisi secure occupation to his house.

 "An inflation target debate is unnecessary at this stage" - Chief Economist

"An inflation target debate is unnecessary at this stage" - Chief Economist

Kevin Lings, Chief Economist at Stanlib says he would advise against changing South Africa's inflation target.

Gugs heads to Frida Hartley Shelter with a packed 702 Truck of Love

Gugs heads to Frida Hartley Shelter with a packed 702 Truck of Love

The Frida Hartley shelter in Yeoville looks after women and children who are penniless and abandoned.

Sam Cowen takes the 702 Truck of Love to Thusong Youth Centre

Sam Cowen takes the 702 Truck of Love to Thusong Youth Centre

702 and Spar ensure Thusong remains a safehaven for Alex's vulnerable children while continuing to change the lives of many others

John Robbie and the 702 Truck of Love drop in at Rea i-Ketsetsa in Diepsloot

John Robbie and the 702 Truck of Love drop in at Rea i-Ketsetsa in Diepsloot

702 helps a woman who feeds anywhere from 70 to 100 children each and every day!

702 Truck of Love with Spar rolls into Daveyton

702 Truck of Love with Spar rolls into Daveyton

The Truck of Love spread a little joy to an organisation doing great work for frail and aged members of the Daveyton community.

Popular articles
So what exactly is radical economic transformation?

So what exactly is radical economic transformation?

Wits associate professor of economics Christopher Malikane speaks to Azania Mosaka about the term that is being bandied about.

Spur's 'Monday burger' special extended until June

Spur's 'Monday burger' special extended until June

Spur says they are spreading some good news with their promo extension.

Last chance for Spur's 2-for-1 burger special this Monday

Last chance for Spur's 2-for-1 burger special this Monday

Monday (March 27) is your last chance to sink your teeth into the popular burger special which Spur will discontinue from April.

Money market accounts (and Exchange Traded Funds) FAQs answered

Money market accounts (and Exchange Traded Funds) FAQs answered

Personal finance guru Warren Ingram explains what money market accounts are and the difference between various ETFs.

Stephen McGowan's family still hoping for his return after 2011 Mali abduction

Stephen McGowan's family still hoping for his return after 2011 Mali abduction

The Gift of The Givers and the government are both working to secure his release.

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

3 easy questions could bag you R2000!

WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...

Blesserfinder: Matching you with a sugar daddy near you

Blesserfinder: Matching you with a sugar daddy near you

Is social trend Blesserfinder, where girls are allegedly matching up with rich 'benefactors' in exchange for sex, a real thing?