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 […]
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.
If you are feeling cold, most probably your dog is cold too. Just because they have fur doesn’t automatically give them sufficient protection from extreme temperatures.
Dear friends, 2015 ended exceptionally well for all our children and their loyal mates; they went home with gift bags filled with toys and treats for both, special doggie food and cakes. Read more.
Dear friends of Funda Nenja, spring is here and with it a host of exciting activities! Read on to find out more.
Dear friends of Funda Nenja, how fast the time has flown, half of a very busy and fruitful year is over. Read on to find out more…
Dear friends of Funda Nenja, The first quarter of the year has brought much excitement to Funda Nenja. Read on to find out more…
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!
Dear friends of Funda Nenja, The year is ending with a bang for Funda Nenja! We were so fortunate to receive funding from the NCT Forestry Co-operative Limited. Special thanks to Anita Nicholson of NCT.
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.
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.
Dear friends of Funda Nenja, The year got off to a good start with Funda Nenja receiving news that we had been chosen by First National Bank as a part of their You Can Help campaign.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]