SOS Children’s Villages of Lesotho was initiated in the early 1990’s. Lesotho, like many countries in the world, have growing number of orphaned, abandoned and neglected children. These children are left without a home and family to care for and love them. Armed with SOS principles of family, home caring and sharing, representatives of SOS kinderdorf international visited Lesotho to determine for a children’s village and the feasibility of establishing one.
A Technical Assistance between the Kingdom of Lesotho and SOS Kinderdorf International was signed with the Ministry of Employment and Social Welfare in Maseru Lesotho on the 12th November 1990 after extensive negotiations. On 22nd July 1993 was admitted as a full member of SOS Kinderdorf International. As a result of warm productive engagement with the Government of Lesotho, the Maseru village at Lithabaneng became operational in 1994.
Challenges and needs of the organisation
- Lack of funding to reach more children who are in need.
- M-Pesa transfer: Mobile no: +266 50325682/ +266 50325683
- Standard Bank Lesotho: Account no: 9080001963895
Dear SOS Children’s Villages Lesotho Friends
SOS Children’s Villages Lesotho’s Board of Governors and Management would like to express sincere appreciation for all kinds of donation support (materials, time, participation etc.) received from different groups of Basotho in 2017. Your contribution in supporting our Mission and Values is making it possible to offer children and young people, under our care and support, better opportunities in their journey to rebuild better lives. This shows that Basotho are willing and can take care of their own children.
Thank you once again for all your thoughtfulness, generosity and participation as we look forward to more of your support this year , 2018 and beyond, for you are now a FRIEND OF SOS Lesotho.
The Office of His Majesty;
Honourable Ministers of the governement of Lesotho who contributed to our journey.
Maseru Travel; Thaba-Bosiu Risk Solutions; Pioneer Office National, Pick n‘ Pay; Lesotho Housing Corporation; Shoprite Stores; LEWA; Formosa Textiles; Lesotho Times; Bam Consultancy, Lesotho Textile Exporter Association, GR Stationer, LNIG, Alliance Insurance Company; Sesotho Media; JC Decaux; People’s Choice Radio; Lesotho Television – Thahameso; LENA; Mariana Enterprises; Epic Printers; Jamm Session Sounds; Matete Tent Hire; Maluti Star security; Letshego Financial Services; Interfrieght (Pty) Ltd; Storm Transpor; A. F. M Handicrafts; Thabang Moreneng Supermarket; Blues Football Team; Soul Clearing & Shipping agency; Habitat for Humanity Lesotho; MGM Fire Appliances; Beautiful Gate; National Energy Resources; Webber Newdigate; Roseland Insurance Brokers.
Hermann Gmeiner Primary School Parents
SOS Staff members
SOS Lesotho Board and Management
P.O Box 01180 Maseru West 105, Lesotho
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