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Letsatsi Borutho TRUST PAMPHLET NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

Letsatsi Borutho TRUST PAMPHLET NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

The Letsatsi Borutho Trust pamphlet which was distributed at the annual community consultation forum meeting on the 19 October 2023, is now available for download: Letsatsi Borutho Trust Pamphlet 2023

Local artist nominated for a national award

Local artist nominated for a national award

Mazingane Entertainment was established in 2019 with the aim of empowering upcoming artists in Ritchie and surrounding areas. The director, Dorothy Mazingane, is a well-known artist in the music industry and has collaborated with many well-known artists as far as Zimbabwe and the Netherlands. She says that substance abuse among the youth is a huge […]

Restoring hope in the Platfontein community

Restoring hope in the Platfontein community

The !Xun Early Childhood Development (ECD) Centre is a non-profit organization providing a development programme for children between the ages of three and five in Platfontein. While learners were on a school break, the ECD centre was vandalised to such an extent that it was no longer usable. Jakob Makai, the chairperson of the ECD […]

Bringing hope to Galeshewe

Bringing hope to Galeshewe

Since its inception, Mochochoko Funerals was well received by community members. Not only has its clientele increased but it also created jobs for 9 youth from the community who will be upskilled to run their own funeral parlours. The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic led to many deaths, resulting in a high demand for funeral […]

Pushin’ Progress for young people

Pushin’ Progress for young people

The Pushin’ Progress youth life skills development initiative has 3 parts to it: Trailblazer+, Catalyst and the Community Partners Initiative. Trailblazer+ inspires and supports Grade 8-11 high school learners to create and lead meaningful change in their communities. The 9-month programme enables participants to learn skills that they can use in other parts of their […]

Basketball brings hope

Basketball brings hope

The GiveSome Foundation, established in 2015, is a great example of a civil society group that is using sport as a tool for youth development in South Africa. The foundation believes that basketball can help improve physical health, promote teamwork, and build confidence and self-esteem. Access to basketball facilities, coaches, and training programmes are provided […]

Turning waste into livelihoods

Turning waste into livelihoods

Sammu Environmental Outreach (SEO) provides sustainable livelihood opportunities through community clean-up and recycling awareness campaigns. Local community members are encouraged to recycle materials that are discarded. SEO believes that these recycling initiatives not only improve the socio-economic outlook in Kimberley, but the world at large. As its team focuses on education and raising awareness about […]

Supporting the most vulnerable

Supporting the most vulnerable

The Reach One Teach One (ROTO) centre was established in 2016 when founder, Mpho Matthews, through her own experience with her child, joined up with like-minded individuals who wanted to create a safe space for children with special needs in and around Barkley West. A special needs survey in 2012 reported that more than 60% […]

We’ve listened and heard you!

We’ve listened and heard you!

The Trust’s annual community consultation was held on 19 October 2022 in Ritchie. Over 100 people from Kimberley, Galeshewe, Barkley West, Ritchie, Windsorton, Greenpoint, Riverton and Platfontein were there. Enke, Women of Wisdom, Chillas Juice and Mazingane Entertainment, all partners of the Trust, set up exhibitions at the meeting to show what they are being […]

Letsatsi Borutho TRUST PAMPHLET NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

Letsatsi Borutho TRUST PAMPHLET NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

The Letsatsi Borutho Trust pamphlet which was distributed at the annual community consultation forum meeting on the 19 October 2022, is now available for download: Letsatsi Borutho Trust Pamphlet 2022