MEMBERS’ NEWS

We wish a blessed and very happy birthday to

Helene Gierl on her 86th
M. Claudia Damm on her 80th
Johann Priller and Regina Jenczmionka on their 75th
Myrtle Dunn on her 70th
Sr. Bernice Donharl and Michael Brombierstäudl on their 65th
Margaret Hawthorn, Guy Dunn, Tine v. d. Steege and Theodor Zeisel on their 60th
Carmella Lazarus on her 50th
Brigitta Seifert, Wilhelm Bader, Agrineth Khumalo, Anthony Ordona, Maximilian Rauecker and Anna Devita on their 40th
Patricia Zikhali, Wilma Jenkinson, Beate Nießl and Gloria Nhlangothi on their 30th
Nkosingiphile Mthembu and Prena Kadirveloo on their 21st

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Congratulations to Louis & Yvonne Renaud on your Golden Wedding Anniversary. You are an example to all of us. We wish you God's blessings and may He grant you good health and happiness now and in the future. Mr. & Mrs. Renaud were the first people in South Africa to join the Brotherhood after the founder members. Their support and hard work in our organisation has been invaluable. Mrs. Renaud even became a Dedicated Member of our organisation.

Congratulations to all our members who have passed their Care Giver's Course

Nkosinathi Dlamini, Annastacia Geswindt, S'Thokozile Gumede, Joice Buselaphi Khoza, Nokuthula N Khumalo, Patience Mabaso, Abigail Qondeni Mabaso, Bridget B Maphumulo, Happiness Mfeka, Dee-Ann Morris, Hildah M Mpanza, Angel N Mpanza, Purity H Mthethwa, Promise Khanyi Mzimela, Nqabile Ncube, Jabu Shange, Nozipho Shange, Thembile Eunice Shezi, Gizelle Terreblanche, Ntombizonke P Zungu.

Farewell

Niklas Rohlff who left in January to continue the practical part of his training, in Germany. He spent five months working with us in Blessed Gérard's Care Centre & Hospice. We wish him all the very best for his future and thank him for all the good work he has done.

Stephan Killian, from Germany, who has been volunteering for us for many months. He has now gone home to begin his studies in the nursing field. We wish him everything of the very best in his career in the medical field. We have no doubt that he will be very successful. Thank you for all your wonderful and dedicated help.

Heather Kalkwarf who will be working in Germany for one year before she returns to South Africa to begin her studies.

Sincere condolences

to Mrs. E E Luthuli from Empangeni, whose daughter passed away

Best wishes for a speedy recovery

to Herrn Werner Neckermann who was involved in a severe accident. We wish you lots of patience and courage and keep you especially in our prayers!

WELCOME to all our new members:

Mr Michael Perigo, Mr Antonio Carlos del Campo, Mr Nkosiyathanda Emmanuel Mthenjane, Mr Martin Brits, Herrn Ludwig Rein, Frau Centa Rein, Mrs Florence Joseph Gerard Lejeune, Miss Sylvie Andree Pierre Leonard, S H Dr Peter Freiherr von Fürstenberg, Herrn Franz X Stegerer, Prof Edmundo Pellizari Fiho, Provinzhaus der Marienschwestern vom Karmel, Herrn Johann Priller, Mr Daniel de Jesus Ruiz Flores, Mr Nkosinathi Magnificent Dlamini, Frau Marianne Richthammer, Mr Fredrick Peter Dunn, Miss Thembile Eunice Shezi, Mrs Sindisiwe Promise Buthelezi, Frau Luise Schedel, Miss Patience Ntombenhle Mabaso, Mrs Sibongile Lindiwe Gumbi, Mrs Ntombizodwa Sindisiwe Dangazela, Mrs Zethu Sithembile Ngobese, Mrs Thandekile Nonhlanhla Mabaso, Mrs Lillian Sibiya, Miss Sthokozile Beatrice Gumede, Mrs Sindisiwe Gumede, Mrs Yvonne Dudu Gumede, Miss Angel Ntombifuthi Mpanza, Miss Abigail Qondeni Mabasa, Miss Mati Hildah Mpanza, Miss Purity Hlengiwe Mthethwa, Mrs Sindisiwe Gumede, Mrs Thuleleni Sagacious Gumede, Mrs Gugu Patricia Zwane, Mrs Nomsa Valencia Gumede, Mrs Victoria Nomkhosi Mthethwa, Miss Bathabile Bridget Maphumulo, Miss Nokuthula Nomusa Khumalo, Mrs Cleo Rose Firmin, Miss Nozipho Shange, Mr Claude Bidal, Mrs Thulisiwe Lillian Mathonsi, Miss Jabu Pretty Shange, Mrs Nelisiwe Rebecca Sibiya, Mrs Goodness Lynette Mathaba, Miss Promise Khanyi Mzimela, Mrs Nonhlanhla Fortunate Nkosi, Mrs Joyce Zodwa Ndwandwe, Mrs Gloria Zandile Buthelezi, Mrs Zibuyisile Cynthia Ndlovu, Mr Sibusiso Mabaso, Mr Stephen Alloy, Mrs Theresa Schepers, Miss Ntombizonke Philisiwe Zungu, Mrs Gloria Ntombi Nhlangothi, Mrs Cynthia Sthembile Msebeni, Miss Gizelle Terreblanche, Miss Lindokuhle Happiness Mfeka, Mrs Sibongile Constance Ntsetha, Mrs Senamile Kindness Sokhulu, Miss Thandekile Nonhlanhla Mabaso, Mrs Nozipho Nokuthula Mbonambi, Miss Lulu Jane Gumede, Miss Agrineth Khumalo, Mrs Monica Philile Zikhali, Mr Ntokozo Goodman Mthokozi Khuzwayo, Mrs Yvonne Sibongile Ndimande, Mrs Khethiwe Thabisile Nene, Mrs Chalote Nkosingiphile Zulu, Signore Vietri Raffaele, Signora Michelina Luciano, Dr Thomas P. Belson, Miss Thembisile Memory Dube, Mrs Thina Ntombenhle Mkhwanazi, Mr Collin Ntuli, Mrs Johanna Dumazile Mkhize, Mrs Mumsy Cabangile Dlamini, Mrs Coby Veronica Mathonsi, Mr Raphael Njabulo Mathonsi, Miss Veronica Nokulunga Mokoena, Mrs Kornelia Johanna Spyropoulos, Miss Ntombezingane Re-joyce Mbonambi, Mr Joseph James John Stanford, Miss Sizakele Euphemia Nhleko, Malteser-Hilfsdienst Landsberg.

Membership statistics on 15.4.99 Active Members Donors Spiritual Supporters Total
South Africa

264

85

24

373
Tanzania

0

0

1

1
Austria

0

1

4

5

Belgium

0

2

1

3

Germany

18

165

70

253
Denmark

0

1

16

17
Finland

0

0

1

1

Great Britain

9

1

1

11

Italy

2

20

1

23

Ireland

2

6

1

9
Hungary

0

0

1

1

Malta

0

0

1

1

Switzerland

1

0

0

1

USA

10

21

17

48
Canada

0

2

2

4

El Salvador

0

0

2

2
Chile

0

0

1

1
Brazil

0

0

1

1

Mexico

0

1

0

1

UAE

0

1

0

1
Japan

0

0

1

1
Australia

0

2

2

4
Total 306 308 148 762

NB: Active members outside South Africa are members, who have worked in South Africa as volunteers. These members keep their active status. Many of them continue to support us actively, e.g. through fundraising and canvassing for membership.


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