AstraZeneca

Developed and operated the flagship CSI programme that linked the company with the long term development plans of one partner primary school – Nomfihlela Primary – in Kwa-Ximba, KZN. The programme offered extensive literacy and numeracy support; improved school infrastructure, and the development of school sports and extra-mural activities. Continue reading “AstraZeneca”

JHC

Social Innovations developed and operated after school homework clubs housed in JHC residential buildings. The clubs offered tutored homework, activities to improve reading skills, and a library programme to inspire in children the love of reading. Continue reading “JHC”

Thandulwazi teacher development programme

Impressed with the work that was being done by the Thandulwazi teacher development programme (a programme of the St. Stithians Foundation), Social Innovations encouraged PEP to fund the organization as its second flagship CSI programme.  Enabled by this funding, Social Innovations has worked with Thandulwazi to replicate its Gauteng based teacher development programme in Limpopo.  Over 400 teachers have self-registered for Saturday training and development sessions.  Continue reading “Thandulwazi teacher development programme”

LegalWise

On behalf of LegalWise, Social Innovations has worked with the Sizwile School for the Deaf (Dobsonville, Soweto) to develop a library and library programme for the approximately 280 children of the school.  The library programme aims to introduce and promote reading as an activity that is pleasurable and useful; to introduce children to a broad genre of books as well as other content; and to help foster a culture of reading and enquiry at the school. Continue reading “LegalWise”