About us

Who we are

We are a registered NPO/PBO situated within the premises of the Mariannhill Mission and working in the greater Mariannhill area in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

Our scope of services covers :

54 committed, passionate and fully trained Volunteers supported by 10 full time staff members.

We thank our local and international partners and sponsors, who cooperate with us to do this essential ground work.

We would like to encourage YOU to participate in improving the lives of children and youth in the Greater Mariannhill area. 

Send donations, share ideas or visit us to serve as a volunteer!

Our Approach

Our Mission
To improve the lives of children and youth in the Greater Mariannhill area by providing safe spaces and facilitating community programmes that promote their education, health, welfare and psychosocial development.
Our Vision
To build a society where children and youth are free to live to their full potential.

Make A Change

Meet Our Team

Thulani Zungu

Project Manager

Kura Chichetu

Finance Officer

Hlengiwe Sapepa

Project Officer (Zwelibomvu and Mangangeni)

Khumbulani Zuma

Project Nurse

Khethani Shezi

Project Officer (Thornwood)

Nompumelelo Mazibuko

Project Officer (KwaNdengezi and Luganda)

Vincent Gazu

Project Co-Ordinator

Sithobile Dlamini


Sr. Zanele Mdadane

Professional Nurse

Vincent Gazu

Project Co-Ordinator

Sr. Zanele Ndadane

Professional Nurse

Sithobile Dlamini


Meet Our Board Members

Dr. Keith Wimble


Caroline Howlett

Operations Director

Simphiwe Stuurman


Jenny Boyce

Vice Chairperson

Sr. Gorette Mtheku


George Muchna


Mary Anderson

Our Partners