Educational Support2018-10-09T15:56:58+00:00

committed to education

BAREFOOT NO MORE PROJECT

BAREFOOT NO MORE PROJECT

Barefoot no More has developed a unique school shoe for children in rural areas. The shoes are easy to maintain, they can be washed and do not require shoe polish, they can stretch to accommodate a growing foot and do not cause blisters.

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LAP DESK PROJECT

LAP DESK PROJECT

Lap desks are portable, light and durable desks which provide solution for children who don’t have desks. The desk sits on the child’s lap, providing them with a surface to write on, whether they are sitting on a chair or on the floor.

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ACADEMIC PRIZE PROGRAMME

ACADEMIC PRIZE PROGRAMME

The academic prize consists of a floating merit board which is engraved with the prize winner’s name, a gift voucher to a selected shop at the shopping centre, and the prize winners school fees for the next academic year are paid for.

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REPURPOSE SCHOOLBAG PROJECT

REPURPOSE SCHOOLBAG PROJECT

The concept of the Repurpose Schoolbag was conceptualised in 2013, and since then Rethaka Proprietary Limited, the brand innovator and manufacturer of Repurpose Bags, has been committed to education for children who have limited resources.

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PROJECT DIGNITY

PROJECT DIGNITY

According to UNICEF, one in ten school girls in Africa miss at least one week of school monthly or drop out of school due to lack of sanitary products. Project dignity aims to empower young girls through basic education and access to sanitary wear.

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LAWHILL MARITIME CENTRE BURSARY PROJECT

LAWHILL MARITIME CENTRE BURSARY PROJECT

Simon’s Town School’s Lawhill Maritime Centre was established in 1995, and introduces scholars to the maritime industry in their last three years of secondary schooling.

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CANGRO PROJECT

CANGRO PROJECT

Cangro is a proudly South African sustainable development, ‘green’ initiative in the progressive educational and food security space which teaches children how to grow food, upside down.

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