Our Development Philosophy
- We believe sustainable development comes from within.
- Our processes are rooted within an Asset Based Community Development paradigm.
- Our values guide our practise: Integrity and honesty; Respect and caring; Discipline and good work ethic; Courage; Humility; Loyalty; Lifelong learning.
- We understand that “to go far, we go together”.
Health Testing Services (HTS): HIV Testing and Counseling, TB and STI Screening
& Basic Eye Care;
Asset-based Community-driven Development (ABCD): ABCD introductions and training,
Projects & small businesses, Siya Sonke – Project.
Funders: DG Murray Trust, Ikhala Trust & Emthonjeni Trust
Donations in kind: Diocesan School for Girls and Math Society (Rhodes University) – volunteering for tutoring with Siya Sonke children and youth (Buddy’s Club & Study Club)
Project Partners: 40 families (46 adults and 43 children & youth) and their social networks (950 children and youth & 50 adults) per year
Project Composition: A) Child – and Youth Development (Siya Sonke children and youth), B) Capacity Building, Entrepreneurial Development (Siya Sonke adults)
Project cycle: July 2019 – May 2020
Funders: SECMA, Scottish Episcopal Church Global Partnerships Committee, Emthonjeni Trust
Project Partners: Local High Schools with over 900 learners from Grade 8 to Grade 12