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Creating better tomorrows from the ashes of today

13 Apr 16

13+ Years of Achievements

Consolidation of Achievements 13 years and 5 months
(Jan 2002 – May 2015)


404 tons of goods –tons of goods (Clothing, blankets (annually), food, furniture, appliances, equipment, toys, Christmas presents (annually), toiletries, sweets, Easter Eggs (annually), soap, baby items, goods, etc. distributed to NGOs, Crèches, Schools, Church Missions, Community Projects and needy individuals and communities.

Areas distributed to: Soweto, Carltonville, JHB South, Orange Farm, JHB North, JHB West, JHB East, and various provinces in South Africa).

Papillon also organises parties / outings  for children and the elderly (ongoing – since 2002)

Previous Charity Projects:

  • Feeding Project (2002 – 2007) 144 618 meals served to the destitute, needy, street people and poor children
  • Master Chef food distribution (2012 - 2013) 42 truckloads to 84 Projects in Gauteng and Cape Provinces
  • Human Rights Project (2002 – 2008) 3 146 persons assisted



Training Projects: (Jan 2002 – May 2014)  8 697 adults, children and youth trained.  

Current Courses: 3 419

Computer Training (2004 - May 2015)  3 488  ICDL / ECDL and E-Learner accreditation
ICDL IT Security (2014 - May 2015)  1  currently in training ICDL / ECDL accreditation
ICDL Project Planning (2013 - May 2015)  25  ICDL / ECDL accreditation

Previous Courses: 5 183 People trained

SETA Project Management Fundamentals  84  Services SETA
SETA Project Management Advanced (2012) 21  Services SETA
Wits Project Management Framework (2004) 210  Wits University
English Language Training (2002-2014) 4 641  Wits University Language School
Pastel Training (2008 – 2010) 60  Pastel Accreditation (Xpress & Partner)
Waiter Training (2008) 10  University of JHB Accreditation
Typing Training (2006) 27  Papillon Certificate
Anger Management (2005) 30  Social Worker oversight and training
Youth English (2004) 35  Papillon Certificate
Development Tennis (2004) 35  Harrison Coaching oversight and training
Sewing and Knitting (2002-2003) 30  Papillon in-house training



Community Microsoft Refurbishment Project

1 288 Computers that have been donated are repaired and refurbished. These computers are donated or sold at huge discounts to NGOs, Missions and Schools.

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Contact Persons: Stephen and Marian Smith



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