and the Projects
it's true, you
can contribute towards the transformation
one African artisan, one family, one community
and ultimately one
nation at a time!
transformation of Africa.
Our business is a social enterprise based
and Johannesburg, South
We are a for-profit
with a social conscience which is faith-based.
from donations or sales
on this site help support
and the important work of Rebecca's Well Projects in South
To learn more Visit: *www.rebeccaswell.org*
In the book of Genesis,
Rebecca came to the well
for water. However
as she humbly
her trust in God her life was forever transformed. Our
Well, is an oasis for any woman who is in need of refreshment, healing,
renewal and a transformed life.
For over 17
years Sheila Wise Rowe
worked as a counsellor and
and during the past ten
years she has worked
African women. Rebecca's Well
the culmination of her
years on the front line.
where she developed a clear vision
to start this more holistic
initiative. Sheila and her South Africa Board and staff,
"believe that Rebecca's
Well focus of capacity
building, micro-enterprise development and transitional housing addresses
the crucial needs of women and this has been evident in transformed lives.
assist women to strengthen the skills, abilities and resources needed to
thrive both now and in the future.
Transitional Housing programmes
are holistic, meeting emotional,
physical and spiritual needs.
sites our staff and team of
volunteers serve women
in transition, single mothers, widows, female inmates, ex-offenders and
in the community and collaborates
with six other non-profit and social-enterprise organisations who
are members of Rebecca's Well Network.
Capacity Building services
empower women in all areas;
Emotionally, Physically and Spiritually by:
Emotional and Relational
individual and group Peer
Skills and Anger
women in Job
Skills, Basic Computer Skills, Art and Crafts Skills
offering Educational support.
- Encouraging Spiritual
Growth through; The
Well: Healing and Discipleship Groups
Well Network: A collaboration and community-building group which
have come together to network, train and nurture women leaders of
social development organisations and social enterprises.
training; to identify local
needs and how to get the products
and services to market. Their small-scale businesses
sufficient income to support
their families and
transform their communities.
They sell their crafts, jewellery, gifts and
home décor at the Rosebank Crafts Market and at a monthly Flea
Market they started in Soweto.
In the near future we hope to open a short-term
transitional house, a safe
women in transition, those with
children and those in need of
reflection, redirection and to
The women participate
in our programs and services
and they may stay for a day to
a few months. During
their stay we believe they will
heal, grow and discover
God’s purpose and plan for their lives.
is needed to make the Transitions
consider making a purchase here or a
donation will go toward the work of Rebecca's Well via its USA
based partner 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization, Arise
Urban Ministries, Inc. ( # 311-720-311) and your
tax deductible in
In South Africa you may donate through
bank transfer visit website for details. Rebecca's Well Projects is a South Africa Non-Profit Organisation
Information, to volunteer or make a Donation
Rowe, Executive Director
Box 81157 Parkhurst
your donation or purchase. Your
support of the efforts of Rebecca's Well will contribute towards
individual and societal