SOCIAL CARE RESTORATION enABLING TRAINING CHRIST centered HOME (S.C.R.A.T.C.H) NPC 2011/134051/08.
SCRATCH is a justice program of Die Akker Christelike Kerk (registered as a PBO 930050281) in pursuit of a number of goals and projects – within SCRATCH’s mandate and operation:
- Social – to provide services for our community – such as removing graffiti; maintaining parks, schools, and hospitals, give support to these institutions around us;
- Care – establishing overnight centers, specifically for homeless women and children; taking soup kitchens into the townships; creating rehabilitation centers’ and communities for addicts; and providing accommodation for single parent (mother) families;
- Restoration – to provide help to restore essential services to the different communities; build relationships to bring Christ’s restoration through prayer ministry home to our community;
- enAbling – to provide, with the co-operation of the community, services, products and knowledge, that will not only assist government in providing work and maintaining law and order, but also to empower all our citizens to make a difference through giving;
- Training – to provide opportunities that will make people aware, to prepare them, and empower them to improve their lives. To give freedom and hope to communities through Christian evangelizing, healing and liberation – to create a gap for people in the body and community to learn skills and obtain work experience;
- Christ Centered – to establish business and moral standards based on the truth, accountability, justice; and also to understand Christ as our point of departure in bringing hope for healing & restoration
- Home – SCRATCH’s home is in DIE AKKER church, a name that will be associated with justice, truth, combating wrong, and restoring the common understanding inside and outside of the household of faith of what the meaning of church/the body is
Donations to the organization will be tax deductible and is exempt of donation tax and can be made to SCRATCH (NPC 2011/134051/08) at our Nedbank account number 1032314559, Cresta branch, with code 191305. For international donations our SWIFT code is NEDSZAJJ191305.