Community Development

Defend the poor and fatherless; Do justice to the afflicted and needy – Psalm 82:3

An estimated 3.7 million orphans in South Africa – and almost half of these children have lost their parents to HIV and AIDS-related diseases. 150,000 children are believed to be living in child-headed households in the Province of Kwa-Zulu Natal alone.

Our approach is three-phased:

Survive. Thrive. Succeed.

We are able to achieve this through our Orphans and Vulnerable Children’s initiatives which includes the following programmes


Kudzai Muhwati is a qualified social worker who brings with her over a decade of experience in the child protection sector. Kudzai is passionate to see in her lifetime an Africa that joins forces in the protection of the African Child and the upholding of the African Child’s rights. She is passionate about women, children and youth and seeks to do all she can in the protection of women, youth and children.

Noluthando Moshesh is the Programme Specialist in the Development Department. Noluthando not only facilitates the No Apologies in school Abstinence programme but also heads up the Tales of Hope programme which is a child-headed household programme. Noluthando believes that it is her calling in life to bring hope to the hopeless and to heal the broken-hearted.