Literacy Coach w Child Children in Library Mother Taking Home Food Parcel Girls on Masi Scholarships

Masinyusane Development Organisation

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Masinyusane, founded in 2008, invests in disadvantaged South African communities via proven and impactful education initiatives. Our flagship Top Learners program provides access to university and support to ensure success once there to hundreds of impoverished students from our communities. A special focus is on educating girls, led by our Girls Scholarship Fund. Our complementary literacy initiatives focus on building a generation of readers by investing in high impact literacy and Early Childhood Development interventions in children aged 0 - 12.

Projects (2)

Children's Literacy (South Africa)
South Africa / Education
Project Leaders
Jim McKeown
Jim McKeown
Jim McKeown, Fiks Mahola
Organization Information
335 Cape Road Newton Park
Port Elizabeth, 6055
South Africa
Organization Information
335 Cape Road Newton Park
Port Elizabeth, 6055
South Africa

Project Reports

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Jan 4, 2021
2020 Girls Scholarship Fund Success
Hi Everyone, We trust you enjoyed your holiday season and that 2021 is off to a good start. I wanted to share our final 2020 project report (see attached) with you.  We hope you enjoy...
Dec 17, 2020
Children's Education & Youth Jobs Update
2020 was the most difficult year in Masinyusane’s 12-year lifetime. We lack adequate words to describe the violence it inflicted upon our families and communities. The lives lost. The hunger...
Jul 9, 2020
Girl's Scholarship Fund: July Update
Our Girl's Scholarship Fund continues to operate at near full capacity, despite the pandemic. The major difference is we have added a massive feeding support initiative to the project. With...
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