Experimenting with virtual training

Experimenting with virtual training

FunDza’s Family Programme supplies books and resources to reading groups across the country. We have learnt that these are most effectively used when facilitators receive our training in how to run their reading groups with our materials. However, training is...
Unusual Love Poetry Competition Winners Announced

Unusual Love Poetry Competition Winners Announced

During the month of August, FunDza ran a poetry competition called, “Unusual Love”. Participants were asked to write a poem about a love they felt for an inanimate object, a place, an animal or an experience. The catch? The poem could not be about a person. The...
Meet the winners of the #Slam4urLife competition

Meet the winners of the #Slam4urLife competition

In partnership with the Western Cape Government Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport, and Community Chest, and with the support of Assitej South Africa and Harambee, FunDza launched the #Slam4urLife competition at the beginning of May. The aim of the competition...
Supporting our writers through social media

Supporting our writers through social media

Although our mobi site is the place where we have most of our content, we are also active on WhatsApp and Facebook, using these platforms to share and promote a wealth of content from stories and blogs to online courses, and to encourage FunDza Fanz to send in their...
Celebrate World Book Day with FunDza

Celebrate World Book Day with FunDza

PRESS RELEASE In celebration of World Book Day on 23 April, FunDza Literacy Trust, through its fundza.mobi online library for teens and young adults, is highlighting its most popular stories from the last few years. Every day more than 15,000 readers enjoy FunDza’s...
FunDza: A FIRST RESPONDER OF STORIES

FunDza: A FIRST RESPONDER OF STORIES

PRESS RELEASE If books and stories were life-giving goods (and they certainly feed the soul) then the FunDza Literacy Trust would be a first-responder. Its fundza.mobi ‘library on a phone’ is responsive, agile and always available 24/7/365. Moreover, it not only...