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Pulse of Hope - Durban

Come join the South African Brain Child Fund team as they share HOPE through their testimonies.

The Viljoen family currently residing in America are the founders of Brain Child Fund. They have four children, three of which have Special Needs. These children defied the prognoses of the medical world. 

Brain Child Fund partnered with Family Hope Center based in Pennsylvania USA to bring hope to other South African Special Needs families.

If you need inspiration or help for your child, don’t miss out. 


Limited space available. Register here to RSVP. Free Admission. 



Cawood Academy

3610, 41A Old Main Road, St Helier, Gillitts, 3610


Enquiries : Wilma Steyn 082 573 4851 or Email:

Watch this short video about the Viljoen's journey:


Wilma and Manie Steyn from South Africa have two beautiful children. They have a passion for integrating special needs kids into community and calling people to fulfil social responsibility towards each other and societies they are called to live in.

Sanmari Smith, married to Gert Smith, blessed with three awesome kids, Ruben our eldest and Benjamin and Lara, our pigeon pair twins. Our story is one of defying the odds; our heartbeat is to spread hope to special needs parents like ourselves.

Earlier Event: July 20
Pulse of Hope - Paarl
Later Event: August 1
Pulse of Hope - Nelspruit