Sinamandla

Sinamandla's misison is to assist, capacitate and support local organisations to promote self-reliance as a central concept within development networks and practices in local communities. Sinamandla's vision is socially and economically empowered women within households made vulnerable by poverty, the impact of HIV and AIDS, gender inequalities and other societal injustices.

Ready to receive a small business loan

Ready to receive a small business loan
Self-help Group (SHG) members prepare to receive loans, from their group savings, for use in their small businesses at an SHG meeting in Mdletshe village, South Africa. (view small | med | large | orig)

I built a home for my family!

I built a home for my family!
Mam' Cele of Asibemunye SHG in KwaMthethwa, South Africa, formed by Amangwe Village, a partner of Sinamandla, built her own home using loans from her Self-help Group. (view small | med | large | orig)

Mamoketi of Itsuseng SHG is now a nurse

Mamoketi of Itsuseng SHG is now a nurse
Photo from Progress Report 'An SHG member achieves her dream to become a nurse' (view small | med | large | orig)

Masikhule member harvesting her potatoes for sale

Masikhule member harvesting her potatoes for sale
Photo from Progress Report 'SHG members sell potatoes to a local supermarket' (view small | med | large | orig)

SHG members receive training on planting seedlings

SHG members receive training on planting seedlings
Photo from Progress Report 'SHG members sell potatoes to a local supermarket' (view small | med | large | orig)

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