You can help sponsor a student at Christel House and help to transform a life. Our mission is to break the cycle of poverty and build self-sufficient, contributing members of society. We offer no-fee scholarships to students from some of Cape Town’s poorest neighbourhoods and support them for 18 years (Grade R to Grade 12 and five years post matric) through character-based and career focused education.
At a cost of R63,585 (2020 scholarship fees), each student scholarship includes:
- Education & tuition | Grade R to 12
- Safe and reliable transport (2 trips/day & extramural activities)
- Daily nutrition | 2 Meals & snacks every day
- Healthcare & Social Services | 2 Nurses, 2 social workers and 2 counselors
- All learning materials | Books, stationery, computers, etc.
- A full uniform | School shoes, socks, dresses, blazers, jerseys, etc.
- Sports & extramural activities | Soccer, volleyball, fencing, robotics, music, art, etc.
- Career Guidance & Graduate Support | 13-year career guidance from Grade R to 12 and 5 years post matric support
- Outreach & Service Learning | Education visits to the aquarium, museums, etc.