Our Rights Matter!

Our Rights Matter!

FunDza started its special Rights project in 2014 – to coincide with 20 years of democracy – that sought to help our readers understand their rights better and feel more equipped to access their rights, in particular the socio-economic rights that are...
FunDza’s survey winners!

FunDza’s survey winners!

In December, FunDza ran a Summer Survey Competition. It was a win for us and a win for our readers too! We were able to learn more about our readers – who they are, what their issues are, what suggestions they have for improvements, what they like/don’t...
Noem My Skollie Competition Winners revealed

Noem My Skollie Competition Winners revealed

With more than 200 entries submitted for the Noem My Skollie Writing Competition it was hard to select the winners. FunDza judges have been poring over the entries since the competition closed to narrow the field down – first to the top 10 and then to the top...
‘My Rights, My Freedom’ winner announced

‘My Rights, My Freedom’ winner announced

“Hello. Is this Nomfundo?” “Yes” “Numfondo Mthethwa?” “Yes…” “Nomfundo, it’s Sonja Kruse from FunDza Literacy Trust. You entered a writing competition. Do you remember? The ‘My Rights, My Freedom?” “Yes.” “Nomfundo, I’m phoning to let you know that you won! You’re our...
FunDza sparks a Reading Revolution

FunDza sparks a Reading Revolution

The FunDza Literacy Trust (a not-for-profit organization) is hosting our first ever National Mobi-read-a-thon running from 2-21 December.  Young people all over South Africa will be encouraged to “Read to Win”. They will sign up to Mxit on their cellphones; join our...