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Infinite Family

Org #25588
Vetted since 2014 Top Ranked Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2006
year founded
$236,335
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Infinite Family was established in the early years of South Africa's democracy to help its most marginalised teens create successful and productive futures. For most young Black South Africans, just at the time they need to be developing habits and skills that will make them productive and self-reliant, their daily reality includes food insecurity, inescapable violence and toxic stress, inadequate contact with positive role models, and low community expectations and prospects for success. Infinite Family's network of global volunteer mentors provide an invaluable link between these township teens and the wider world to help them build skills and navigate the challenges they face duri... read more

Projects (3)

Project Leaders
Amy Stokes
Amy Stokes
Infinite Family
Infinite Family
Zoleka Maphalala
Zoleka Maphalala
Team
Amy Stokes, Zoleka Petse
Organization Information
Albury Park, 192 Magaliezecht Avenue, Building 3, 1st Floor
Dunkeld West, Johannesburg 2196
South Africa
+27 (0)11.560.7997
Organization Information
Albury Park, 192 Magaliezecht Avenue, Building 3, 1st Floor
Dunkeld West, Johannesburg 2196
South Africa
+27 (0)11.560.7997

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

May 28, 2022
Taking a Bite Out of Planned Obsolescence
You came through again for African teens struggling to stay on track along the bumpy journey to put Covid behind them! Just as school was starting again full-time for all of our Net Buddies -...
May 25, 2022
Meet Zinzo Tebe, Agent of Change (and Currency)
You sent Zinzo Tebe* back to school and he’s thrilled with the challenge! Zinzo Tebe has juggled his passions for inspiring young people in his community and numbers since graduating from high...
Mar 14, 2022
Impact? It's in the Hat!
What can 30 minutes a week and access to a computer do? Send teens to top notch universities and into jobs that change lives and communities at a rate 150% higher their peers! You are the reason...
 
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