Matchbox Exhibition in Hamburg

Photographer and Cameraman Phillip Mall has portrayed the Matchbox projects over several months. His impressive film and foto works were presented by the XH Collective and the Island in Hamburg, Germany on 1st / 2nd of August 2015.

Thanks to everyone, who volunteered to achieve this huge success!

The collected donations will support the upgrade of the next crèche in Mfuleni, which will make a great difference for 100s of children and their community.


Health & Wellness Workshops

Our Health Care Facilitator Jenna Sue and her assistant Susara provide workshops for the Matchbox care givers in cooperation with the NGO Health Promoter. Discussions around their personal and the children’s wellbeing create a huge shift within their work.

Solar Lights for Mfuleni

After the donation of 15 solar lights in 2014, the former Belgium Olympic Athlet and coach Jacques Borleé and his team raised sufficient funding for 150 solar lights for the community of Mfuleni this year. Read More

Matchbox – more Upgrades

In the 2nd project phase Matchbox supported further crèches in Mfuleni in the improvement of their structures, and by facilitating skills training to care givers and parents. Read More

Photo Workshop

Together with the German Photographer Mieke Krug we ran a workshop around the basics of photography with some kids from the Mfuleni community Read More

INJONGO – hand over

On Sunday, October 6, 2013, the brand new Matchbox flagship project was handed over to Mavis Ngcongolo and the INJONGO Educare Center in Mfuleni. Read More


INJONGO – design process

In Partnership with the City of Cape Town and representatives from the local government a concept for the upgrade of the INJONGO Educare Center has been developed and a vacant site could be secured. Read More