Newsletters

Funda Nenja

2016 July Newsletter

Just in the nick of time, KZN is experiencing one of its coldest weeks of this winter.  Following up with our blanket distribution, Funda Nenja together with our generous supporters and senior volunteers have rallied together to provide and distribute to each child a fleece jacket and beanie and a fleecy for their dog. Our […]

Funda Nenja

2016 June newsletter

One of the values entrenched in the Funda Nenja programme is that of educational development. Most children from the Mpophomeni Township, according to our observation, have no knowledge how initiative and intelligent their canine counterparts can be.

Funda Nenja

2015 February newsletter

Dear friends of Funda Nenja, If Funda Nenja closed 2014 with a bang, it certainly started 2015 with a bang as well. Literally, with the bang of drums, that is.  Our group of volunteer instructors were so excited to start the New Year that they invited a local band to open the day!

Funda Nenja

2014 July Newsletter

Dear friends of Funda Nenja, With winter well and truly here, we hope you are keeping warm, and keeping any four-legged friends snug and cosy too. Funda Nenja closed for the school holidays at the end of June but we look forward to an exciting term ahead.

Funda Nenja

2014 May Newsletter

Dear friends of Funda Nenja, This has been an exciting two months with plenty happening at Funda Nenja. Some of you may remember from the last newsletter that Funda Nenja was chosen by FNB as part of their You Can Help campaign.

Funda Nenja

2013 October Newsletter

As the temperatures begin to drop and frost appears in the morn – ings, those animals that live outside will start to feel the cold. Older and very young animals in particular suffer with the drop in temperature. With this in mind, Funda Nenja was very grateful to receive a donation of blankets from Wildlands […]

Funda Nenja

2012/2013 Newsletter

During a training session at the end of 2012, the boys from the Demo Team received coffee mugs inscribed with their name as an award for their efforts throughout the year. The Demo Team consists of ten dog handlers who have been chosen in recognition of their progress with their dogs. The team regularly visit […]

Funda Nenja

2011/2012 Newsletter

Our aim is to achieve the opposite of the slippery slope described by Louise van der M ee rwe in her M&G article, ‘Hurt an A nimal, H urt a C hild ’ , where she says resea rch has shown that children are desensitized by seeing neglect and hurt until it becomes a part […]