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A Growing Thing

A Growing Thing is an observational documentary filmed over several years just outside of Johannesburg, South Africa. 25 years after the end of apartheid, a dedicated mother of six in the townships near Johannesburg is determined to become a community leader and change her place in the world - as well as that of her female peers, one step at a time. The film provides a glimpse of post-apartheid life from a woman's perspective. With only a 5th grade education, Jabulile Ndaba, a tall black woman with a contagious sense of humor, never thought of herself as a manager. Now [...]

Lesley Ann van Selm winning big

ACQUISITION INTL MAGAZINE ANNOUNCES KHULISA SOCIAL SOLUTIONS AS A WINNER OF GLOBAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS BEST NON-PROFIT SOCIAL CHANGE ORGANISATION 2019 – SOUTH AFRICA     United Kingdom, 2019 - Acquisition International Magazine announces that Lesley Ann van Selm and Khulisa Social Solutions have been awarded the title of Best Non-Profit Social Change Organisation 2019 – South Africa. Acquisition INTL is a monthly magazine owned by AI Global Media Ltd, a publishing house that has reinvigorated corporate news and reporting.  The magazine has a global circulation, which brings together all parties involved in deal making and, in an increasingly global [...]

International Day of Social Justice

Reserve ‘I EXIST’ Because I Am PERSONS WITH ALBINISM TAKE CENTRE STAGE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF SOCIAL JUSTICE – 20 TH FEBRUARY 2019 Khulisa in collaboration with multiple stakeholders presents a two-day Summit on the 18 th and 19 th February at Skills Village 108 Frere Road, Bez Valley Johannesburg. The main event takes place on International Day of Social Justice, 20 th February between 9h00 and 12h30. In these events as part of a worldwide exploration of equal opportunity, African People with Albinism (PWA) will take the lead in demonstrating how through dialogue, advocacy and education, social and economic inclusion for all [...]

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A Cape Town Farm is Tackling Homelessness From Its Roots

A Cape Town Farm is Tackling Homelessness From Its Roots

Who we are?

Khulisa Social Solutions (Khulisa) combines the investments and experiences of both the public (government) and the private sector – corporations, foundations, non-governmental organisations (NGOs, NPOs CBOs) and SMMEs, universities, local businesses and diaspora groups – leveraging their capital and investments, creativity and its access to communities to solve the complex social problems facing our country.

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Khulisa, a non profit company inspires, empowers and enables vulnerable children, youth and communities to unlock their potential and develop skills towards a sustainable future. The organisation operates throughout the country and employs over 300 staff through 38 offices, working in around 400 communities around SA and reaching close to 500,000 people a year.Khulisa partners with national and local government departments, schools, correctional facilities, community leaders, corporates, diverse thought-leaders, academic institutions and private companies. Khulisa’s internationally acclaimed and locally rewarded best practice programmes deliver positive and measurable impact with the main focus on youth and community development.Multi award-winning Khulisa UK, has been operational for the past seven years.

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Khulisa Social Solutions’ vision is of a safer, healthier, more prosperous and restored South Africa; where all people – especially youth – have access to the information, skills and opportunities they need to contribute to equitable local and national development and avoid involvement in crime.

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To address social vulnerabilities and inequalities by providing restorative processes and capacity building through key partnerships for initiatives at a community level that quantifiably demonstrates social impact.