February 2013 – Vukuzakhe Update

Posted on Feb 28, 2013 in Blog, Partner Updates, Vukuzakhe

Vukuzakhe sponsors promising young people to complete a tertiary education. Past recipients of this assistance are: Thokozani (Christina) Mhlongo is currently teaching Mathematics at a township school (she started her teaching career at one of Durban’s well-known Girl’s Colleges but wanted to serve people less fortunate) while studying for her Masters degree in Education.  In 2013 Thokozani will be tying the knot in marriage but intends to carry on teaching. Motlatsi Molefe is one of our great success stories. Firstly, he obtained an Electrical Engineering degree in Cape Town, worked for a...

Read More

December 2012 – Vukuzakhe Update

Posted on Dec 30, 2012 in Blog, Partner Updates, Vukuzakhe

To our funders, well-wishers and friends, This will be our last Newsletter for 2012. We at Vukuzakhe Projects wish you all a blessed and joyful Christmas and a New Year in which a measure of prosperity will return. The tiny girl sitting in the bright red igloo is Xolisiwe Mbedlana and she is seven years old. She was born very prematurely and her mother, a teenager, abandoned her. Sister Abigail Nhleko took her under her wing. At the time, doctors said that Xolisiwe would never talk and would be little more than a burden all her life. Next year Xolisiwe will be in Grade ‘R’ at Noah’s Ark  and...

Read More