Lack of Education
Sponsor a learner through African Scholars Fund http://asf.org.za/
Become a turor and make a difference to an underpriviliged child with TurtleJar Tutors (https://turtlejar.co.za)
Provide educational support to children and youth at shelters such as Agape Children’s Ministries Children’s Home, Andrew Murray Children’s Home, Baphumelele Children’s Home, Beautiful Gate Phillippi, Girls and Boys Town Claremont & Kenilworth and Vision Child and Youth Care Centre (see: https://www.westerncape.gov.za/directories/facilities/917)
Vounteer at one of the educational projects of the Mustadaffin Foundation http://www.mustadafin.org.za/
80% of Grade 5 learners, between the ages of 9 and 10 year’s old, have not mastered basic reading skills.
“South African primary schools are failing to equip learners with basic literacy skills”
Dr Nick Taylor, CEO – National Education Evaluation & Development Unit (NEEDU). Become a Volunteer Reading Helper and give the gift of literacy contact; https://help2read.org/ and http://www.shineliteracy.org.za/”