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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. Philile (pea-lee-leh) I am alive

What we do


Painting Day at Philile Diepsloot

  A big thank you to the Matthew Sidebottom and the volunteers who came out to Philile Diepsloot on Saturday to give the murals on the classroom a touch of new paint! We so appreciate your willingness to assist us in this manner! The classrooms look amazing!

PHILILE VOLUNTEERS SUPPORT THE FLIGHT CENTRE FOUNDATION!

The Flight Centre Foundation has been a generous supporter of the Philile Foundation for many years. The Foundation’s purpose is…“to open up the world to provide a better future” to this end, the Foundation supports a number of initiatives in order to fulfill their vision of becoming one of the leading corporate-based charitable foundations in South Africa.   This year, the Flight Centre Foundation

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HUGE APPRECIATION TO THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF JOHANNESBURG FOR THE ONGOING SUPPORT!

The American School of Johannesburg (AISJ) once again visited Philile Diepsloot as part of the service-learning component at the school. The High School students spent the afternoon in the grounds of the school, leading fun activities and interacting with the children. The following day, the elementary school students conducted a number of indoor activities for the children. These visits are a highlight for our

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