Wish List - Needs for 2019

The following is a comprehensive list of current 2019- and future needs 





Shelves Wooden Library Shelves Viva Village Ind. School
Toys & Activity Centres Durable, play- and activity furniture and toys e.g. small tent, plastic slide, ball bath etc.  There are also very small babies, so mobiles and play mats etc. would be welcomed.  Viva Kids: 0 - 2 years 
Catering Equipment  Large 10- 20+litres, stainless steel pots and pans Feeding Scheme/Kitchen
Catering Equipment  Serving dishes stainless steel with lids  Feeding Scheme/Kitchen
Catering Equipment Catering-sized utensils e.g. Spoons, ladles, knives, sieve Feeding Scheme/Kitchen 
Catering Equipment  Deep Fryer - Gas Stainless Steel  Feeding Scheme/Kitchen 
Catering Equipment  Fridge/Freezer - Gas or Energy Saving (we do not have electricity and our kitchen is Solar-powered)  Feeding Scheme/Kitchen 
Shelves & cupboards  Preferably Stainless Steel shelving and steel cupboards  Feeding Scheme/Kitchen 
Worktables  Preferably Stainless Steel 

Feeding Scheme/Kitchen

Large black 3-legged pots for fire  10 litre with lid  Feeding Scheme/Kitchen
Plates, bowls & cups  Plastic x 100 sets 

Feeding Scheme/Kitchen

Storage containers  Plastic with lids - large (for 10kg bags of rice/maize/pasta etc.)  Feeding Scheme/Kitchen
Water Containers Plastic, with tap (10 + litres)  Feeding Scheme/Kitchen
Kettle 2 x Stove Top steel kettle

Feeding Scheme/Kitchen

Fold up tables  Steel tables x 10 

Feeding Scheme/Kitchen

Washing-basins Steel sinks 

Feeding Scheme/Kitchen 

Vegetable rack Large, steel racks

Feeding Scheme/Kitchen

Books  Workbooks Math, English, Natural Sciences, Life Skills for Grades R - 4  Viva Independent School
School Packs Stationery: Pencils, Pens, Rulers, Erasers, Sharpeners, Scissors, Glue Sticks, Prestik, Typing Paper, Exercise books, Colour pencils, Crayons, Colour Paper, Craft articles and material, Chair Bags Denim, Pencil Cases, Lunch boxes, A4 exercise book covers, Files (new only please)   Viva Independent School 
School Packs  Crayons, toddler scissors, paper, colour paper, craft articles, glue sticks, play-dough Viva Kids Early Learning Centre
Jungle Gym Equipment  Wooden/Plastic jungle gym equipment for instance the kind that is found at Restaurant Playgrounds  Viva Kids Early Learning Centre Mamelodi and new Viva Village Refilwe
Artificial Grass 600 m2 for Play Areas Viva Kids Early learning Centre Mamelodi 
Paving 800 m2 interlock paving and paving sand Viva Independent School, Viva Kids Early Learning Centre Mamelodi and Refilwe
Play sand  400 cubic meters of safe playground sand Viva Kids Early Learning Centre Mamelodi and Refilwe
Shipping Containers 6m and 12m shipping containers for classrooms - converted containers are purchased from Container Conversions and come certified and delivered.  Fully equipped, furnished and decorated plus the foundations and access e.g. stairways and balustrade a budget of R 350 000 per classroom. 

Viva Kids Early Learning Centre Mamelodi - 4 x 12 meter containers, plus 1 x 6 meter container

Viva Village Refilwe - 12 x 12 meter containers, plus 1 x 6 meter container

Building  Establishing a new Viva Village in Refilwe, Gauteng  with facilities for ECD, School, Sexual Violence Prevention, Food Security/Feeding Scheme, Training & Admin - CAPEX budget ZAR 10 Million over 3 years (USD 830 000/Euro 600 000.00)  Viva Village Refilwe 
Sponsorships We urgently need per/child sponsorships for children in Viva Kids and the Viva Independent School - please email for more information.  

Viva Kids

Viva Independent School

Sponsor-a-Teacher Sponsoring a teacher/care giver is a very impactful way to donate.  Operational Expenditure and Payroll costs are often crippling and place every NPO at risk.  A range of teacher/care giver stipends and salaries can be sponsored - please email for more information. 

Viva Kids

Viva Independent School 

Switch On Youth

Social Worker 

Vehicle Needs 

Pick-up Truck - 1 tonne

Truck - up to 8 tonne


Building Project Mamelodi (School & Viva Kids)

Building Project Refilwe