Dear: Sponsors, Friends and Family

I have been running the Charity for 29 Years it takes a lot of Dedication, Hard Work, Patience, Time and Love, Loyalty and honesty. The warm and Cold Raining Nights are with it. The rewards and Blessings received as been touching. Firstly, I would like to thank our Sponsor’s who’s remarkable and unfailing generosity has […]

AGM Meeting (16th August 2018)

Good day to all Please join us for an AGM Meeting Date: 16th August 2018 Time: 18h00 Place: St Patrick’s Mother Teresa Charity Group Corner 5th and Johannesburg Road La Rochelle All are welcome Thanking you Kind Regards Gina G.Louro (Founder/Director) T.Schoeman(Director) St Patrick’s Mother Teresa Charity Group 9 Fifth Street, La Rochelle, Johannesburg, 2197 […]

Feeding in Bellavista with Warrant Cornelius from the Booysens Police Station

Portuguese consul

First meeting was held on the 8th February 2017 with the Portuguese consul DR FRANCISCO MEIRELES and DONA MADALENA PASCOA what a privilege to have the Portuguese consul behind The St Patrick’s Mother Teresa Charity Group. Willing to work with us to make a better future for the less fortunate.

Victor Osterlind

This is a gentlemen by the name of Victor Osterlind which collects any type of tins to pay for his room at R250.00 per month. If we could all help him to collect tins and hopefully give him a better life. He collects a cooked meal, fruit and bread  from the St Patrick’s Mother Teresa […]

Itinerary for 2016

That’s what I consider true generosity: You give your all, and yet you always feel as if it costs you nothing.

Here you can follow the news of St Patrick’s Mother Teresa Charity Group. We will update this page with upcoming events as well as feedback on past events.

Our Itinerary for the year 2016


Much has happened, such as the total re-build of the engine of our rather old Kombi by a mechanic at his cost, who wishes to remain anonymous. Our Kombi and trailer now has a new look for 2015 sponsored by Greensky, it really looks funky and very attractive. They have created stickers and placed it […]

Family of 3 Living In Car for 5 Years

A family of 3 lost everything and were living in a car for more than 5 years. On Tuesday the 14th of April 2015 they finally found a room in Kenilworth.

Blanket Distribution in Winter 2015

Blanket Distribution in Winter 2015 We had the winter blanket distribution on 23 June 2015, and although not many pictures were taken, these can be seen on the above page, accompanied by a special warm meal with added protein in the form of chicken and Cheese Grillers.

The Lotus Register of South Africa (TLR) donated a collection of funds for Charity

The Lotus Register of South Africa ( TLR ) donated their very sizable collection of funds for Charity in 2014 to our organization, at an event, where the volunteer chefs were treated to a wonderful breakfast for the first time since our establishment. These funds are accumulated by the application by the ”Sarge” of volunteer […]

Our Christmas Party 2014

Our Christmas Party 2014, which is a very special distribution was done by us on 2nd December 2014, starting 17h00 at St Patrick’s Mother Teresa Charity Group site situated on corner 5th St and Johannesburg Road, La Rochelle. Our last food distribution for 2014 will be done on 9th December, when our Kitchen closes. We […]

A special distribution to Linmeyer Catholic Community

A special distribution was done by us in July 2014, to the Linmeyer Catholic Community with the surplus of blankets and clothing donated by The Lotus Register of South Africa. everything we receive is distributed, nothing is sold.

Donor News from The Lotus Register of South Africa (TLR)

The Lotus Register of South Africa, also known as TLR, are a group of Lotus car enthusiasts, who informally accumulate funds in the form of collections from members at their monthly meetings. They contribute these funds once yearly to a charitable organization of their choice. This year the TLR Charity Award is allocated to our […]

Special Distribution, Collation and Food Preparation days

A special distribution was done on 19 June 2014. It was the giving out of blankets to people found sleeping in the streets around certain areas of Johannesburg. This was done by driving around randomly. This evening consisted of a special distribution of blankets only. A quantity of 400 of  the blankets were donated by […]

Easter Party 2014

We had an Easter party for the less fortunate on the 15 April 2014 at 17h00 at our base premises on Corner 5th street, and Johannesburg Rd, La Rochelle. We requested all assistants, sponsors, friends and families to wear a red T shirt to add to the festive atmosphere and be identified as a helper. […]

Kombi Repairs

Our Kombi that was donated many years ago, needed to have a service and repairs. These Kombi Repairs were completed in February 2014, by a person who wishes to remain anonymous. The engine had seized, and needed replacement. We again thank the same person for offering to replace the engine at no cost to us, and […]