Floods in Soweto December 2010

In response to requests for assistance from Tshepo Motlhale, City of Johannesburg Acting Divisional Chief, Disaster Management Centre, Gift of the Givers sent in teams and supplies to flood affected Orlando West, Soweto, on 16 - 17 December. Early assessment indicates that 1200 families have been affected. Orlando was devastated by the loss and damage incurred as the overflow of water and mud covered filled their homes.

Items distributed:

  • Blankets
  • Household Cleaning Packs
  • Shoes
  • Clothing
  • Margerine
  • Bottled Water
  • Sweet Packs
  • Hot Cooked Meal
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