Calendar for March 2017

Calendar for March 2017

March is soon upon us, here is what’s planned: 8 & 9 March: Mignon is in Johannesburg for the final modules of Tsiba’s Financial Sustainability course. 10 March: Sonja hosts Reading for Enjoyment sessions at False Bay College, Fish Hoek. 12-17...
The end of a chapter: It Takes Two!

The end of a chapter: It Takes Two!

Since 2014 we’ve been running a flagship project sponsored by the National Arts Council and called “Mentoring Our Future Writers”. Saturday, 18 February, saw us close the book on the final chapter of this inspiring and heart-warming endeavour in...
An afternoon with FunDza

An afternoon with FunDza

“Dear FunDza Team. Thank you for facilitating a great meeting. It was insightful to give feedback in a more relaxed environment, sharing of what has been working in different organizations, schools etc. I really felt encourage to implement some of the best practices...
Calendar for February 2017

Calendar for February 2017

Even though we can’t believe we’re more than halfway through February, here is what we have been and what we will be up to in February: 6 February: Sonja Kruse provides training for the 2017 Year Beyond Volunteers in fun activities and games. 14...
Calendar for January 2017

Calendar for January 2017

 A new year! We are excited for 2017, and all it holds for FunDza. With most staff returning to work after some vacation time on the 9th of January, we hit the ground running and can’t wait to get stuck in to 2017! Some events this month include: 10 January:...
Calendar for December 2016

Calendar for December 2016

As things wrap up for the year, it’s a quieter month with FunDza staff taking some much-deserved time off. 30 November-2 December: Mignon attended Online Educa Berlin (OEB) 2016 to present on the topic: “Owning learning in Africa: A case study of FunDza’s online...
We all #LoveReading

We all #LoveReading

Cover2Cover Books in partnership with FunDza Literacy Trust held a successful launch of the anthology #LoveReading. What stood out about the anthology is that it featured everything from poems, short stories to non-fictional profiles – something that Cover2Cover had...
FunDza goes to Knysna

FunDza goes to Knysna

In October 2016 all roads led to the Knysna where FunDza was invited by Sasha Campbell to go teach school learners about creative writing, as part of their annual Literary Festival held in March this year. The learners rose to the occasion and got their creative...
Calendar for November 2016

Calendar for November 2016

What’s happening in November? As we near to the end of the year, with school exams in full swing, we are excited to have our FunDza courses fully operational on our mobi site. What else is FunDza up to this November? 2 November: FunDza participates in the...