Laphuma Ilanga Educare Center
‘Laphuma Ilanga’ means ‘Sunrise’ in Xhosa, reflecting the hopeful spirit of the Center within its community. It consists of a church, senior’s club, library, hospiz and an ECD Section for 40 children. It is located in an informal settlement with extremely low income levels, parents can not afford school fees for kids. No meals are provided, toilets unhygienic (public toilets on street), no wash facilities.
The MATCHBOX kitchen / sanitary unit will uplift the general standard of the center. Additionally it provides sustainable income opportunities.