Her organisation Atlantic Hope, based in a Sea Point flat, has recently received a donation of R120 000 from the Fair Cape Cares Foundation.
“I decided that I had to do something to make a difference in these vulnerable babies’ lives. Soon after that, I trained to be a safety mother and opened the doors of Atlantic Hope.
“I converted my lounge and dining room into the nursery and the rest is history, so they say.”
May said she cared for a maximum of six babies at a time.