Mr Mitchell(Diocesan College) with donated guitars Mr Fowler at a drum lesson in Stanford Mrs Mak and Mr Goulding playing the piano Music tubes for Isiphiwo Primary School

The Headstart Trust

Org #79194
Vetted since 2020
2019
year founded
$35,250
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The HeadStart Trust has been working in poor and marginalised communities of the Cape for over 10 years. In the last 5 years, activities centered around Napier in the Overberg, where the Jack family farm is located. Working at Protea Primary in Napier, we started with an organic vegetable garden development, warm beanies for the young learners in winter, donations of extra furniture and annual stationery and art equipment. We also arranged outreach programmes from privileged schools in Cape Town to do community service in Napier. In 2018 The HeadStart Trust introduced a Music Education Programme. The results reflected international experience and research, and were astounding. Music pupils ... read more

Projects (1)

The Elspeth Jack Music Academy
South Africa / Education
 
Project Leaders
Headstart Trust
Headstart Trust
Catherine Searle
Catherine Searle
Team
WP Van Zyl
Organization Information
5th Floor, MacGregor Standford Kruger House
Cnr. Buitengracht & Riebeek Street
Cape Town, 8001
South Africa
+2783 565 1374
Organization Information
5th Floor, MacGregor Standford Kruger House
Cnr. Buitengracht & Riebeek Street
Cape Town, 8001
South Africa
+2783 565 1374

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:

Jan 14, 2022
The Elspeth Jack Music Academy Update-January 2022
What lies ahead for the HeadSTart Trust and the Elspeth Jack Music academy? On entering the 3rd year of the pandemic we find ourselves hopeful that we will soon be returning to 'normal' schooling for...
Sep 17, 2021
Elspeth Jack Music Academy Update - September 2021
Update on Protea Primary, Napier                                               ...
May 19, 2021
The Elspeth Jack Music Academy Update
The Journey to date The HeadStart Trust has been involved with constructive support at Protea Primary School in Napier for many years. Napier is a rural town in the Western Cape, with a very high...
 
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