Polio and Vitamin A drops for Jujurha kids

We were delighted recently to receive a visit from the mobile immunisation clinic. We had requested their services several times, but previous scheduled visits to the preschool had been cancelled either due to bad weather / roads or because the clinic had run out of stock of vaccines. The arrival of the long-awaited clinic service … READ MORE

Jujurha reaches out to other preschools

Our visiting volunteer, Karen Kievit writes this about a recent workshop hosted by the Bulungula Incubator – Jujurha Early Learning Centre was host to eight visiting teachers and staff from three other preschools in the surrounding area: Zithulele, Mdumbi, and Coffee Bay. The visitors spent the morning touring our beautiful facilities and observing our wonderful … READ MORE

From Transkei to Tea bags

The pictures below tell the story of our first lemongrass harvest, four months after planting. We have successfully completed our first delivery of our first harvest, but it was not without substantial challenges! Our biggest concern was that mould might set in before the newly harvested crop was sufficiently dry. The first few days of … READ MORE

Expanding our rural school development programme

Significant strides have been made in improving equity of access to schooling in South Africa – however, we are a long way from achieving quality and equality in education. This fact is most pronounced in areas such as ours. Poorly qualified, unmotivated and frequently absent teaching staff, lack of infrastructure, insufficient support and oversight, and … READ MORE