With the ongoing negative impact of COVID-19 and lockdown regulations on the rate of unemployment and household income in the Saldanha Bay Local Municipality area, it has become evident that additional support for children, families and Early Childhood Development (ECD) services is needed. READ MORE
The mobile healthcare unit, which traverses rural farming areas in the Eastern Cape, is staffed by two remarkable healthcare workers. Together they provide primary health services to the isolated farms in Bedford and Adelaide, caring for workers across over 60 farms, totalling over 1000 patients each quarter.READ MORE
The programme that funded the roll-out of Smart Boards in the two Loeriesfontein schools, has increased three-fold. The project, funded by Khobab Wind Farm, that commenced in late 2019 in response to a request from Loeriesfontein Primary School and Loeriesfontein High School, for seven Smart Boards, has now provided a total of 33 of these interactive learning devices that are a fixture in modern classrooms.
Perdekraal East Wind Farm has announced its support of a collaborative education leadership programme, together with the Western Cape Education Department (Cape Winelands District) to help support school principals at a time when leadership is vital.READ MORE
A two-day focused health event, which took place in early May, put the spotlight on men’s health issues. This community health project took place in Loeriesfontein, helping to screen and treat one hundred male community members. READ MORE
Noupoort Wind Farm has extended its support to local health facilities, at Eurekaville Clinic and Nanqo Simon Zono Clinic, as an extension of its COVID-19 intervention programme. The wind farm recently funded the installation of water tanks and solar water geysers at the two clinics, as well as providing funding for electricity at the COVID testing container at the Eurekaville Clinic.READ MORE
Viviona Kleynhans, from the small community of Humansdorp, in the Kouga area, is a Reading Assistant who believes in the power of literacy to transform lives. Viviona works alongside Grades 1 to 4 learners at St Patricks Primary School, which is within her very own communityREAD MORE