Find out more about Philile

To live | To love | To learn

Philile is a non-profit organization that exists to transform the lives of children and disadvantaged communities in South Africa. It aims to run a full range of initiatives with in-depth focus on early childhood development.


Why we believe providing 2 x hot meals per day is SO important!

At the Philile Foundation we firmly believe that providing two, nutritious hot meals and two x healthy snacks per day are critical to our children’s development and their ability to concentrate in the classroom. Anthony Lake Executive Director of UNICEF says: “I used to think that early childhood development was all about education. That if we taught a child her colours and shapes, her

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MD of the Flight Centre visits Philile Diepsloot

Early in May, Philile Diepsloot hosted a visit from the Managing Director of the Flight Centre for the UK and Southern Africa, Mr Chris Galanti. Chris was keen to visit Philile Diepsloot to witness some of the work, which the Flight Centre Foundation has faithfully supported since the early years of the Philile Foundation.   Mr Galanti enjoyed the visit immensely and was extremely

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Ride for a purpose and help us to build an ECD Centre in Cosmo City!

You have already helped us to raise R1.9 million – now is your chance to help us to cross the finish line and break ground on our new ECD Centre in Cosmo City! It’s simple maths: 350 Cyclists + R2500.00 = R875 000 (shortfall on our building fund for Phase 1) R875 000 = 1 ECD Centre Register to cycle the Momentum 947 Cycle

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