3 August: Nandi attends the #EqualEducation event screening Long Walk to School short film at the Isivivana Centre in Khayelitsha.
8-22 August: Yoshi visits a number of e-tech projects in Zambia, Rwanda and Uganda. We look forward to hearing about his travels!
10 August: FunDza has been short-listed for the Impumelelo Social Innovation Awards. Mignon and Shelley deliver the FunDza pitch at the adjudication event. More info on this here.
10 August: Ndibulele and Nandi host a workshop at False Bay College, Fish Hoek.
14 August: Dorothy and Shelley visit Inkwenkwezi High School to check up on the progress of the Year Beyond after-school programme.
15 August: Mignon and Dawn attend a CMDS Workshop on Financial Monitoring and Decision-Making for Non-Profit Leaders.
16 August: Mignon presents FunDza’s Rights 2.0 – Bridging Divides project at the Working Group Meeting on Constitutional Education in Johannesburg.
17 August: Mignon attends the media launch of the SA Book Fair and National Book Week, Newtown, Johannesburg.
17 August: Nandi and Ndibulele run a Writing Good Essays workshop at Christel House, Ottery.
21 August: Sonja runs a Reading for Enjoyment session at False Bay College, Khayelitsha.
23 August: Dorothy attends the MOD YearBeyond Quarterly Principals meeting.
26 August: Dorothy attends COSAT for a schools development event.
30 August: Sonja travels to Johannesburg to run a workshop with Help2Read tutors in the morning, and then visits the WriteSmart writing club at Thaba Jabula High School, Soweto, in the afternoon.
31 August: In the morning, Sonja hosts a writing workshop at the Jozi Book Fair. In the afternoon, she visits the OLICO Youth WriteSmart writing club in Diepsloot.