Soul of Africa

Soul of Africa is a charitable initiative and a self-sustainable project created to facilitate employment and funding aimed at helping orphans affected by AIDS through the sale of hand-stitched shoes. Unemployed and unskilled women in South Africa are trained to hand-stitch shoes, giving them the self-empowering abililty to become economically autonomous.The SOA Trust receives a percentage of sales from the shoes which it uses to develop projects focused around orphans affected by AIDS.

Soul of Africa
23-31 Harden Avenue Seaview
Durban, KwaZulu Natal 4001
South Africa
0027 31 46531101
http://www.soulofafricashoes.co.uk

Managing Director

Andy Keast

Management Team

Stephanie Keast, Andy Keast, Sarah Gedye

Board of Directors

Sarah Gedye Trustee, Leigh-Anne Gey van Pittius Project Leader, Stephanie Keast, Andy Keast, Sarah Gedye

Project Leaders

Stephanie Keast

Mission

Soul of Africa is a charitable initiative and a self-sustainable project created to facilitate employment and funding aimed at helping orphans affected by AIDS through the sale of hand-stitched shoes. Unemployed and unskilled women in South Africa are trained to hand-stitch shoes, giving them the self-empowering abililty to become economically autonomous.The SOA Trust receives a percentage of sales from the shoes which it uses to develop projects focused around orphans affected by AIDS.

Programs

Soul Of Africa aims to improve the lives of orphans and vulnerable children in South Africa often affected by HIV AIDS. We build schools, improve through additions to existing schools for children. We tie communities together by uplifting - building community centers / media centers.

Statistics on Soul of Africa

Financial Statistics

  • Other funding sources: Sale of Shoes
  • Religious Affiliation: N/A