A Prayer: Child Care Workers

“Thank you for the child care workers in the Swalala and Jerusalem areas of Masoyi: Jane, Charlotte, Lerato, Grace, Lucy, Mokholwa, Prudence, Dolca and Nonhlanhla.  May you provide the resources they need as they trust in you; and may the children and young people they support know they are loved and valued by their careContinue reading “A Prayer: Child Care Workers”

A Prayer: Rain and Flooding

“There will be hundreds of homes across the community with water pouring in from the torrential rain on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with most of those affected already being poor and vulnerable.  Our hearts go out to them.  May neighbours respond with kindness and generosity, and may You give the Project resources to help thoseContinue reading “A Prayer: Rain and Flooding”

2017 Peer Education

Last November, fully trained Track 3 Peer Educators matriculated and left school.  Over the last few weeks, our Peer Facilitators have been busy selecting and recruiting new students to join the programme on Track 1, so there are Educators covering all ages in high school. The two sessions conducted in January covered “My Values”, andContinue reading “2017 Peer Education”

Three Months Without Pay

From February to April… or May… or June. The Project administers a Government Expanded Public Works Programme in the local area, covering their own workers and about 100 other unemployed people, all working for the benefit of the community – and in theory leading to fulltime jobs.  They are paid about £60-65pm, typically half theContinue reading “Three Months Without Pay”