The contents of this newsletter represent just a small amount of the Sailors’ Society’s good work. Like many other non-profit organisations, obtaining funds always presents a challenge.
So we make an appeal to you for donations – remember, no donation is too small. To give you an idea of what we need, please have a look at our “Wishlist”.
Every donation will be acknowledged.
- Knit- fingerless gloves or beanies
- Toiletries for toiletry bags – for use in hospital for victims of trauma, abuse or disaster
- Buy a Book of Life for R75
- Top up phone cards to contact loved ones for R150
- Share Your Christmas with a Seafarer donation for mug and sweets
- Start a support group for 5 or 6 persons
- Have an annual retiring offering in your church
- Adopt the Sailors’ Society as one of your mission outreaches
- “Adopt” a Chaplain to contribute towards enabling him or her to go out and minister to seafarers in this port
- Consider leaving a bequest for the Sailors’ Society in your will
- Help us to raise awareness and funds –see website and newsletter
INTERNATIONAL SAILORS SOCIETY – SA
Account no. 051172216
Glenwood branch 042526