"Keeping the Flame alive"
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The Flame Lily Foundation endeavours to promote, further and secure the interests
of our members and former residents of Rhodesia/Zimbabwe living in
Who we are
The Flame Lily Foundation (FLF) is registered with the South African Department of
Social Development as a non-profit organization with welfare and cultural
objectives (Registration Number 001-747 NPO), run for Rhodesians by Rhodesians.
We rely entirely on the goodwill of volunteers to achieve our objectives and we
currently enjoy the direct support of about 2 000 paid-up members in
What we do
We promote, further and
secure the interests of former residents of
For example, we established a
good working relationship with the Zimbabwe Government Pensions Office in
Another example is the strong
submission made by the FLF to the Broadcasting Complaints Commission against
the SABC, thus vindicating former Rhodesian Security Forces who had been
falsely accused of carrying out "necklacing" during hostilities in
We have established homes in Stilfontein (near Klerksdorp in the
The FLF is intent on preserving the history and heritage of
We want our children and
future generations to have access to an accurate record of the Rhodesian era. To
this end, we have a reference and film library in
We commemorate events such as
the Centenary Celebrations in 1990 and Remembrance Sunday annually to ensure
that we do not forget our heritage and those who lost their lives for
The FLF keeps its members informed on
matters of mutual interest by means of newsletters, an annual magazine, and
e-mails of special interest on developments in
We provide opportunities for our members and friends to meet socially, and promote the camaraderie that is so important in "Keeping the Flame alive".
For further details, please contact:
The Honorary National Secretary
Flame Lily Foundation
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The Flame Lily Foundation is a South African-registered Non-Profit Organisation and Public Benefit Organisation, and has no connection or relationship whatsoever with Thomas Vallance who has used the name Flame Lily Foundation in Zimbabwe, or with any other organisation of the same name.
The Flame Lily Foundation does not use the name Flame Lily Association, and has no link with any organisation using this name.
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