Support South African families during a pandemic

responding to covid-19

Support South African families during a pandemic

responding to covid-19

YOUR help is needed!

Early Childhood Development

Working with community preschool principals and practitioners towards equity in early education.

Senior Citizens

Providing safe spaces, companionship and home-based care for senior citizens in need.

Afternoon Angels

Keeping children cared for and off the streets through community-driven afterschool programmes.

Ikamva Design

Empowering older women financially and creatively through a new crafts-based social enterprise initiative.

Early Childhood Development

Working with community preschool principals and practitioners towards equity in early education.

Senior Citizens

Providing safe spaces, companionship and home-based care for senior citizens in need.

Afternoon Angels

Keeping children cared for and off the streets through community-driven afterschool programmes.

Ikamva Design

Empowering older women financially and creatively through a new crafts-based social enterprise initiative.

Introducing Ikamva Ventures

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a devastating impact on the South African economy. For township residents who are financially vulnerable, the pandemic has had a catastrophic impact on livelihoods, leading to widespread hunger and malnutrition. ...

Ikamva Staff Learning & Growing: Congratulations, Andiswa!

Congratulations to Ikamva Labantu's Kwakhanya Preschool Principal, Andiswa Mfengwana, who just completed her degree in Bachelor of Education, Early Childhood Development (ECD) in Foundation Phase at Unisa. “I went back to school because it has...

Ikamva Labantu on Air! Thank you Goodhope FM Big Breakfast Team!

Julia Benjamin, Ikamva Labantu’s Communications Manager, and Bulelwa Vangqa, who runs a community kitchen in Delft, were live on air to chat about the Stop Hunger campaign, and how the public and corporates can step in and help.

Ikamva Staff Learning and Growing: Well done, Middy!

Congratulations to Ikamva Labantu's Early Childhood Development (ECD) Programme Manager, Mildred Bopoto, who has just completed her degree in Bachelor of Education, Early Childhood Development - Foundation Phase through UNISA. Middy, as she’s...

Saving Lives: Preschool Principals Trained and Ready to use Fire Extinguishers

A small uncontrolled fire can quickly spread and become life-threatening. This situation is particularly troubling for preschools in overcrowded Khayelitsha. In honour of Mandela Day, FS Systems, our magnificent donors of many years, donated 50 fire extinguishers for preschools in Khayelitsha.

 “It always amazes me that Ubuntu – that spirit of compassion of the mamas and the tatas in the townships who share what little they have – is practiced by some of the poorest people on Earth. If the whole world behaved that way… I’d like to see that happen.”

 

Helen Lieberman, Founder

Lives Impacted

 

Nutritious meals provided at senior clubs annually

Older persons in need reached daily through senior clubs

Children impacted by ECD training programmes annually

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