The Eye-Team strikes again!

Dr. Will Mapham, the Baz Bus, Lungile Backpackers, the Bulungula Lodge and the Bulungula Incubator have done it again! In August this year, through their commitment to community development, this team came together to make it possible for a blind man to see. Dr. Will, an old friend of the community who worked at the … READ MORE

Fresh fruit and vegetables in abundance from our garden

Rich soil, enough water and lots of hard work on the part of our gardeners: the perfect recipe for a productive, organic vegetable garden! The Jujurha Preschool children have enjoyed  giant bananas produced in sufficient quantities to give them a whole banana each – what a feast! Every day Thembekile and Nomphumzile pick fresh spinach, … READ MORE

Happy Birthday, Madiba!

The Jujurha Preschool children, under the watchful eyes of their teachers, collected litter as their service to the community on Nelson Mandela’s 93rd birthday. In a village where there is no municipal refuse removal system, litter spoils the beautiful landscape, especially around the spaza shops. The children filled 3 large bags which were then returned to the … READ MORE

Cooking on Sunfire!

A recent visit by Crosby Menzies of Sunfire (www.sunfire.co.za) to the Bulungula Lodge led to some environmentally friendly and quite novel additions to our Nutrition programme. Crosby had loaded his Landy with a few Sunfire Solar Cookers that proved to work just brilliantly in our sunny Bulungula weather. He arrived just in time for us … READ MORE

Health Awareness in Nqileni

Our very conscientious Community Care Worker, Nomzingisi Hopisi organised the first of what we hope will be many Health Awareness days in the Xhora Mouth Area. With the support of the staff and nurses from Madwaleni Hospital, we launched the our Health series in Nqileni Village with the theme: HIV/AIDS. The day started slowly with … READ MORE