A Call for Support – Optimal Children Home, Magodo (OCHM)

It is amazing what you begin to find out when you pursue a certain course of action, with regards to the people you meet, the information that comes to  you and the fact that you begin to expose yourself to other realities other than the ones you have been used to is an experience many […]

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A New Act (New Beginning)

In the last many months (almost one year now), we had been on an imposed hiatus that inadvertently affected our posts on this blog and activities within October Orange Initiative. However, the tides have turned for the better and it is with renewed hope that activities will significantly pick up this year and going forward, as the future looks alluringly bright for October Orange Initiative.

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The Third Act

Positivity In Diversity Hello everyone, welcome to the ‘Third Act’, whose muse I still could not find making it difficult to put my thoughts together. Several times, I would sit in front of my Chromebook (hmm, now that’s a  story for another day) with the cursor blinking and I will just fall asleep, not knowing […]

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Our First Donor

We have been speaking to a few people over the last few weeks about October Orange Initiative and the reception to the idea of what we stand for has been encouraging, to say the least. What we do hope for is the strength to live up to the expectations that people will repose in us […]

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Finding Giving A Meaning

On many occasions I have questioned the rationale behind charity and as I grew up I realised that the act itself was actually based on the individual. With age I came to better understand that just as unique as individuals are, charity and what qualifies as such is just as different and only specific to […]

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The First Act

Hello everyone. We would like to welcome you to our ‘thought space’ where we intend to share notes, ideas, opinions, our projects, news from our partners, opinions of all our stakeholders, our successes, our failures, and other newsworthy articles that bring attention to who we are, what we do and the ideals we stand for. […]

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