A Hop and a Skip to the Beach

The Jujurha Preschoolers make the most of living just minutes away from a pristineWildCoastbeach. On a hot summer’s day they make their way down the grassy hills, wearing their distinctive shweshwe hats, to play games, explore rockpools and play in the biggest ‘sandpit’ ever!            The ancient milkwoods in the indigenous coastal forest offer welcome … READ MORE

After-School Enrichment Program Update

The afterschool enrichment program for grades 4 through 6 at No’ofisi Senior Primary School is now well into its third term! Over the past few months we’ve explored a range of activities, from puzzles (pictured) to bead-making to sport to English language learning.  We now average perhaps 25 children per week, most of whom attend … READ MORE

Celebrating Heritage Day in true Xhosa Spirit

Annette and Khuselo spent an exhilarating and festive day at Mkatazo School where they were joined by the staff and learners of Bafazi and Mbutye Schools. All 3 of these schools fall under our Rural Schools Development project although they are situated in villages beyond the Xhora Mouth Administrative Area where most of the Bulungula … READ MORE

Cedar House and Friends Visit Bulungula

It’s not just Spring that arrives in September – our annual visit from CedarHouse School always brings a unique burst of energy and enthusiasm to Bulungula! This year they brought visitors from a school in New Orleans with which they have an exchange programme, and the children of Nqileni were the happy participants in a … READ MORE